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31-year old LB Lance Briggs continues to play at a high level for the Chicago Bears. Briggs has played in 12 games for the Bears so far this year and he has 84 tackles, 8 tackles for a loss, 2 forced fumbles, 1 interception and 4 passes defensed. He has now played in 136 games in his first 9 years with the Bears and he has 948 tackles, 71 tackles for a loss, 10.5 sacks, 14 forced fumbles, 7 fumble recoveries, 64 passes defensed and 13 interceptions (3 returned for TDs). The Bears need him to keep up the good work the rest of the season, because the team is going to have to lean on the defense if they want to get back to the playoffs.
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What better way to keep busy while recovering from a knee injury than spending time with a Victoria’s Secret supermodel.
Bears running back Matt Forte and Swedish beauty Elsa Hosk will greet 100 lucky shoppers and fans between 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at VS PINK at Water Tower Place, 835 N. Michigan Ave.
They plan to promote the PINK NFL collection and other holiday gifts...
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Read on for plenty about Martz and Hanie's plans, the legacy all of the Bears QBs bring from college, the D's preparation, and the return of the Mac.
Mike Martz says he plans on being back in Chicago next season. (CSN Chicago)
He also plans on being more aggressive with Caleb Hanie'...
After his MCL tear, Matt Forte took an injection of platelet-rich plasma to help him heal more quickly.
There's no timetable for Forte, but he says he won't return until he's 100 percent. Who can blame him? If he reinjures his knee in a rush back to play football, he can't help the team or himself in contract negotiations.
I have no beef with Forte. My beef...
Two months ago (heck, even a month ago), Chicago coach Lovie Smith had to love his team’s chances heading to a game at Denver. Jay Cutler in a revenge game. Matt Forte on a tear. NFC playoffs spot on the horizon.
Instead, Smith is now preparing to bring his team to Denver without both Cutler and Forte, to face a Broncos team on a five-game winning streak.
Smith was engaging in...
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago Bears star running back Matt Forte isn't sure when he'll return from a sprained right knee.
BEARS SHOULD PAY FORTE NOW What better way for the organization to show loyalty to a very talented running back than to sign him to an extension a few day after he suffers an injury that may cost him the regular season. Jerry Angelo actually has the opportunity to cease being the heel of the... Read more »
Bears running back Matt Forte isn't sure when he'll return from a sprained right knee.
The Chicago Bears will not be seeking the services of Brett Favre, after it was reported yesterday that he would entertain an offer to come on and replace Caleb Hanie as the Bears starting quarterback.
Mike Florio on whether Peyton Manning and Andrew Luck will play together, if there is a tie for the worst record in the league, could Andrew Luck’s fate be decided by a coin flip and will Mike Martz and Caleb Hanie remain in Chicago if the Bears fail to make the postseason?
The Chicago Bears fell to 7-5 on Sunday after an ugly loss to the Kansas City Chiefs at Soldier Field. We emerge from the film room with a full analysis of Chicago’s offensive performance.