Found December 11, 2012 on
After watching Robbie Gould strain his left calf, the Chicago Bears will bring in a trio of kickers for a tryout, just in case Gould is unable to kick when the Bears battle the Green Bay Packers in a battle that could very well determine the NFC North. According to Gould, he is fine. In fact, according to CSN Chicago, he is more than fine. He is confident. “I’m good. Everything’s great,” Gould said at a charity event Monday night, according to CSN Chicago. “Just gotta rehab a little bit, get ready for practice this week and get ready to beat Green Bay.” The Bears are obviously hoping that Gould will be fine and able to handle his normal kicking duties on Sunday against the Packers, as he has been one of the more reliable kickers in the league over the past seasons. But they also know how important that each game is going forward, especially following the surprising loss on the road against the Minnesota Vikings last Sunday. Chicago cannot afford to go into a game, especially one as ...

Bears Place K Robbie Gould On IR, Sign Olindo Mare

The Chicago Bears were forced to place K Robbie Gould on season-ending IR after he suffered a calf injury during warmups on Sunday. The team signed K Olindo Mare to take his place after they held a tryout on Tuesday that also involved Neil Rackers and Billy Cundiff. Gould is still under contract for another season, and given that the injury isn’t any things major, he figures...

Bears' Gould out for season

Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould will miss the rest of the season with a strained his left calf. The team placed Gould on injured reserve Tuesday and signed veteran kicker Olindo Mare to a one-year deal. They also placed cornerback Sherrick McManis (knee) and safety Craig Steltz (chest) on IR while signing linebacker Jerry Franklin for two years. Gould strained his left calf...

Fantasy Football News – Robbie Gould Heads To The Injured Reserve

Fantasy Football News - After week 14′s game, Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould said he was just fine and would be good to go in week 15. Apparently the Bears felt otherwise and sent Gould to the injured reserve and promptly signed former long-time Dolphin, Olindo Mare. FFLockerRoom Take - The Bears kickers have always done relatively well for fantasy but I wouldn’t trust Olindo...

Bears kicker Gould has calf strain; Melton leaves

Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould has a strained left calf, putting his participation for the game at Minnesota in question. Gould was announced as questionable to play on Sunday after getting hurt during warm-ups. He was kicking mid-range field goals shortly before the game started without trouble, but punter Adam Podlesh handled the opening kickoff. Later in the first quarter...

Bears place Robbie Gould on IR, sign Olindo Mare

The Chicago Bears have placed kicker Robbie Gould on injured reserve, ending his season. Gould pulled his hamstring during warmups on Sunday. He made two point after attempts in Sunday’s loss to Minnesota. Gould will finish the season 21-of-25 with two of them being from 50-plus. His contract for next season is worth $2.325 million. Before his injury, Gould had recorded 38 touchbacks...

Bears kicker Gould done for year

Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould will miss the remainder of the season after injuring his left calf.

Gould injury forces Bears roster shuffle

The Chicago Bears lost place kicker Robbie Gould for the season when he was placed on the injured reserve list Tuesday. Gould injured his calf during pre-game warm-ups for Sunday’s game with Minnesota. The injury forced the Bears to use punter Adam Podlesh on kickoffs. To fill the void, the team signed well-traveled veteran Olindo Mare. Mare has spent 15 seasons [...]

Robbie Gould Placed On IR

Bears kicker Robbie Gould, who injured himself in pregame warmup before Sunday's game against Minnesota (strained left calf), has been placed on the IR ending his season.Fantasy Spin:The Bears signed Olindo Mare.

Bears kicker Gould to miss rest of season

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould will miss the remainder of the season after injuring his left calf. The Bears placed Gould on injured-reserve on Tuesday and signed veteran kicker Olindo Mare to a one-year contract. They also placed cornerback Sherrick McManis (knee) and safety Craig Steltz (chest) on IR while signing linebacker Jerry Franklin to a two...

Bears Injury Report: Robbie Gould, Craig Steltz, Sherrick McManis

The Chicago Bears placed three players on injured reserve, which was highlighted by place kicker Robbie Gould. Gould picked up a calf injury during warmups on Sunday before Chicago's game in Minnesota. He was limited to extra points, as punter Adam Podlesh handled kickoff duties. The Bears signed Olindo Mare to take Gould's job as place kicker. The other two Bears that...

Gould, Steltz, McManis placed on IR

The Bears today put K Robbie Gould, S Criag Steltz and CB Sherrick McManis on injured reserve.

Bears Place Gould On Season Ending Injured Reserve; Sign Mare To Replace Him

The Chicago Bears announced on Tuesday that they placed kicker Robbie Gould on the injured reserve with a season-ending calf injury. Gould suffered the calf inury during pregame warmups against the Vikings on Sunday. Olindo Mare was signed on to replace Gould after beating out Billy Cundiff and Neil Rackers in a tryout at Halas Hall. Mare is a 39-year old veteran, who has played...
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.