Posted April 13, 2012 on
From Brian Uralcher to Lance Briggs to Jay Cutler, Chicago's players like what GM Phil Emery has done to upgrade the current roster. We also discuss Matt Forte, Charles Tillman and more.

Chicago Bears extend Lance Briggs through 2014.

CHICAGO – After dealing with contract strife in the past, Bears Pro Bowl linebacker Lance Briggs has found a way to get deals done with ease now. Today that they have just completed a one year contract extension with Briggs that will keep in town through the 2014 season. Please click the link below to read the rest of this article and watch documentary style footage on Briggs.

Veteran DE Chauncey Davis Could Be Third End This Season

The Bears currently have five defensive ends under contract. Veteran ends Julius Peppers and Israel Idonije are the starters at this point. Chauncey Davis, Corey Wootton and Thaddeus Gibson are the other ends on the roster. Davis was signed to a two-year deal following a Week 10 win over the Detroit Lions replacing rotational end Nick Reed. In six games last season, the 29-year...

Bears' virtual draft exposes lack of talent at key positions of need

Participating in the first three rounds of the virtual draft has led me to one simple conclusion, the depth of talent in this draft isn't there. The Bears also find themselves in the unenviable position of being in a black hole position in the draft.  The talent that you see in middle rounds of most drafts, simply isn't there this year.  The deepest...

Ex-Bear Terrell charged with battery

Former Chicago Bears wide receiver David Terrell was ordered held on $10,000 bond Saturday on a charge of misdemeanor domestic battery. Terrell, 33, was arrested Friday after allegedly grabbing his ex-girlfriend during an argument and threatening to throw her off the balcony of his 33rd floor South Side Chicago apartment, the Chicago Tribune reported. The 25-year-old woman, who...

Bears bring in two defensive prospects

The Chicago Bears and coordinator Rod Marinelli recently visited with two potential draft picks. Both are defenders that should be available in the middle rounds of the upcoming NFL Draft.

Former Bear WR Terrell busted

Ex-Chicago Bears wide receiver David Terrell was arrested Friday on a misdemeanor battery charge and is being held on $10,000 bond after a incident involving a former girlfriend. Terrell, who never developed into the big play threat the Bears expected after they chose him in the first round of the 2001 NFL draft, appeared in court Saturday to address the [...]

Brian Urlacher Feeds Former Playmate Jenny McCarthy The Steak

Brian Urlacher and former playmate/actress Jenny McCarthy were spotted leaving a Beverly Hills, California steak house. The Inquisitr - Late last year McCarthy told Access Hollywood that she hasn’t had luck in the love department, because “it’s tough to find a man’s man” in Los Angeles It seems she did a 360 if you ask me. I mean she had a friggen 5 year relationship...

Bears promote two trainers

The Chicago Bears elevated two staff members to take the place of former trainer Tim Bream, who left for his alma mater Penn State in the offseason. The Bears have promoted Chris Hanks to head athletic trainer and Bobby Slater to assistant head athletic trainer/director of rehabilitation. Hanks is entering his 13th season with the team after joining the Bears [...]

Bears sign Lance Briggs to an extension

According to the Chicago Bears official Twitter feed, linebacker Lance Briggs has signed a one-year extension that will take him through the 2014 season. Briggs will be 33 years-old by the time his contract is up, which will allow the Bears to once again assess his value at that point in his career. Briggs has appeared in seven straight Pro Bowls and he racked up 105 tackles, 2 forced...

TSX: Around the League

The Sports Xchange discusses the Bears' need for a speedy wide receiver to replace Johnny Knox, the Saints' head-coaching plans, Mike Wallace's future in Pittsburgh, Bruce Irvin and more.

Briggs wants long-term deal for Forte

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs believes running back Matt Forte deserves a long-term deal. He also says he’s not worried about the contract status of Brian Urlacher.

Gale Sayers speaks out on Bears offense, Saints bounties, and George Halas

Recently we had the opportunity to chat with retired Bears RB Gale Sayers about a number of Chicago Bears/NFL topics. As always, Sayers was candid in his responses, and provided plenty of insights that should generate some interesting discussions. WCG: The Matt Forte contract situation has been a hot topic for months now, and Bears fans seem to be divided with their opinions. The...
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