Found May 21, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
Jay Cutler’s congratulatory, welcome-to-the-team phone call would have been good enough for rookie quarterback David Fales. Instead, Cutler made his line available to Fales for anything. “I text him here and there about practice and stuff,” Fales said. Cutler’s support of Fales speaks to his comfort level now that the Bears are considered his team more than at any other point in his Chicago tenure. During minicamp last weekend, Fales, a sixth-round pick from San Jose State, texted Cutler with questions about his mindset during the progressions of some plays and about the footwork he uses for some concepts. He also would tell Cutler how his days were going with Marc Trestman and quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh. “He was giving me tips,” Fales said. Does Cutler reply immediately? “Yeah,” Fales said. “He’s good with that. He’s just a genuine guy. He truly cares. And he knows the game.” Drafting a quarterback was always on the table. Cavanaugh said he eva...

Power Rankings: Chicago Bears draft rated in the top-15 of the NFL

The offseason is all but over – not in terms of duration, unfortunately, but based on the moves teams are going to make in order to improve their roster. They’ve made cuts. They’ve signed free agents. And now, they’ve drafted their class of 2014. Other than a few minor tweaks and cutting down rosters, each NFL franchise has what it is going to have heading into the upcoming...

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte named a top-5 RB in the NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...

Brandon Marshall cries during contract extension presser

The Chicago Bears held a press conference on Thursday to officially announce Brandon Marshall’s new three-year, $30 million extension, and Marshall became overwhelmed emotionally while speaking about the new deal. Marshall broke into tears as he thanked team ownership, his agent, coaches and teammates. He then joked that his crying made it seem like he […]

PFZ Interview: Bears LT Jermon Bushrod (Audio)

I had the pleasure of talking to Chicago Bears left tackle Jermon Bushrod this afternoon.  We talked about the Bears offense going into this season as well as his annual charity gold tournament and youth football camp. Below are the details of Jermon’s golf tournament and youth football camp. Jermon Bushrod will host his 4th annual “Visualize and Rize” Foundation Celebrity...

Is betting on the Chicago Bears to win the Super Bowl one of the best value bets?

This week, the wise guys in Vegas released the latest odds to win Super Bowl XLIX. And the usual suspects were at the top of the list, with the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers the co-favorites at 5-1 and the Denver Broncos just behind them at 11-2. Taking any of those teams is probably a smart wager, if there is such a thing, but it’s not a lot of fun. It’s like...

Brandon Marshall re-ups with the Bears and kick starts his campaign

Brandon Marshall made some surprising news yesterday when he announced on ABC’s The View he signed a three-year extension worth $30 million to stay with the Bears. Marshall took to twitter to thank the organization he now looks to retire with.   @mrsmichmarshall and I would like to thank the McCaskey's on our new deal that will retire us Bears. 3 year extension 30 million...

Chicago Bears’ WR Brandon Marshall Donates $1 Million to Mental Health Awareness

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall, who has been personally impacted by mental health issues in the past, has donated $1 million to mental health awareness. The veteran receiver signed a three-year, $30 million extension with the Bears on Monday and is apparently ready to give back to something that’s close to him.  Speaking on ESPN”s “First Take,” Marshall indicated...

Bears News: Brandon Marshall signs contract extension with Chicago

The Chicago Bears announced today that they had signed Pro Bowl wide receiver Brandon Marshall to a contract extension that will keep him in Chicago for at least three more years. The deal was a win for the Bears also because it was structured in a way that will clear space to negotiate with up and coming wide receiver Alshon Jeffery.The signing was announced on NFL Network Albert...

Brandon Marshall Signs $40 Million Extension With Bears Donating $1 Million To Mental Health Charities

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall has been a big advocate for mental health issues since announcing his own battle with borderline personality disorder. Marshall appeared on “The View” Monday with his wife to announce he signed a three-year-$40 Million extension with the team and will be donating $1 million to the mental health...

Brandon Marshall calls getting traded to Bears a ‘career-saving’ move

Brandon Marshall came cheap. The Bears just needed to part ways with two third-round picks to acquire the receiver from the Miami Dolphins two years ago. The Dolphins turned those picks into tight end Michael Egnew, receiver BJ Cunningham, tight end Dion Sims and cornerback Will Davis. Time will tell if giving up on Marshall was worth that haul. But from Marshall’s perspective...

Bears reward Marshall with three-year extension

The Chicago Bears aggressive offseason continued with the club extending the contract for WR Brandon Marshall for three more seasons. Marshall has been a vital cog in the Bears offensive resurgenece since coming over from Miami prior to the 2012 season in a trade. The team’s official release follows: The Chicago Bears agreed to terms with WR Brandon Marshall on [...]

Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery Quotes Lil Wayne To Fire Up Scouting Staff

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Brandon Marshall signs three-year extension with Bears

getty images Jay Cutler will continue to have a big target to throw to as the Chicago Bears have re-signed wide receiver Brandon Marshall. Marshall, 30, signed a three-year extension with the Bears worth $40 million. Marshall broke the news while appearing on The View, even signing the deal on set. His old deal had one-year remaining on it. Brandon Marshall signed a 3-year, $30M...
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