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With significant free agency all but over and the 2014 NFL draft rapidly approaching, it is time to turn our attention solely to what needs teams will be looking to address in the draft. The Chicago Bears have helped fill out their defense tremendously in free agency, but they still have somewhat pressing needs at […]The post Potential Chicago Bears NFL Draft Scenarios by Johnathan Wood appeared first on Water Cooler Sports.

Are any Chicago Bears among the top 10 biggest headaches in the NFL?

In recent weeks, as the NFL Draft approaches, there has been a lot of conversation about Johnny Manziel and the so-called “baggage” that he brings with him. While a great player on the field, the former Heisman Trophy winner is far from stellar off the gridiron, as he’s in the center of one controversy after another. That’s led many to suggest that his stock is going to drop...

Bears could surprise us with this defensive tackle

By now we all know general manager Phil Emery likes to throw in a curve ball when it comes to the draft. Kyle Long and Shea McClellin were surprises and no one saw Alshon Jeffery coming either. We also know Emery hasn’t exactly had a keen eye when it comes to drafting defensive players. With all the information we have, don’t be surprised if he picks Minnesota defensive tackle...

Chicago Bears have private workout scheduled with Purdue P Cody Webster

Per source, the Chicago Bears have a private workout scheduled with Purdue punter, Cody Webster. Since his true freshman season, punter Cody Webster has punted for Purdue. In 2013, Webster was named Ray Guy Award watch list and finished the season with his first 3,000 yard punting effort in one season (3,047). In 2013, Webster had 17 punts over 50 yards with a long of 73. He pla...

Bears searching for help at running back, bring in RB's Phillip Tanner and Javon Ringer

According to Marc Sessler of, the Chicago Bears are on the hunt for running back depth. After releasing RB Michael Bush earlier this offseason, the club has been searching for depth behind lead back Matt Forte. The team brought in RB's Phillip Tanner and Javon Ringer for visits.

Chicago Bears: Allen signing key to defensive retooling

Jared Allen to the Chicago Bears is finally a reality. The defensive end recently signed a four-year, $32 million dollar deal with the team back in March, and the signing only helps bolster a unit that needs all the help it can get after struggling all season against both the run and pass. With the Vikings, Allen amassed 128.5 sacks, good for 12th all-time. The next closest is Lawrence...

Rank ‘Em: Alshon Jeffery and Brandon Marshall Lead the Top 11 WR Duos in the NFL

Sports Mockery - Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery put on a show for the Chicago Bears fans last season, and it propelled both of the talented wide receivers into the 2014 Pro Bowl. The Chicago Bears finished with the number two scoring offense while narrowly missing the playoffs. [Cough Cough Conte...]  Just like that a whole new season is upon us. The birds are chirping, the...

Bears sign former Patriots TE Matthew Mulligan

According to Larry HartStein of CBS Sports, the Chicago Bears signed former Patriots TE Matthew Mulligan to a one-year deal. Mulligan spent 2013 as a blocking tight end for the New England Patriots. He has 16 catches through 65 career games. He'll join Martellus Bennett and be the blocking tight end in the offense and also play special teams for the team.

Chicago Bears Stay Loose During Off-Season

Chicago Bears Football - As much as conditioning and practice are important in the off-season, so is team bonding and basically staying loose. Most of the Chicago Bears have been nailing all of those key off-season aspects down in Florida this year and they are documenting it on social media. Bears Off-Season On Social Media Jay Cutler, Champion Go-Karter Recently Brandon Marshall...

Would Josh Freeman be a good fit on the Bears?

With the Bears possibly searching for a backup quarterback, would Josh Freeman be a good option? Freeman worked out for the Bears over the weekend and with Josh McCown having departed to Tampa Bay, the only backup behind Jay Cutler right now is Jordan Palmer, who hasn't had much experience the last couple years. Freeman, a former starter with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, found...

Brandon Marshall accepted into Harvard Business School

When he was a member of the Miami Dolphins, wide receiver Brandon Marshall seemed to find trouble wherever he went. However, once he took his career to the Windy City and joined the Chicago Bears, Marshall has been working hard to rehabilitate his image. Now, fresh off a year that earned him a spot in the Pro Bowl in Hawaii, Marshall has earned another impressive achievement in...

Chicago Elite 11 Preview

Some of the Midwest's top quarterbacks will compete at the Chicago Bears' practice facility on Saturday for the right to be named one of the Elite 11 signal callers in the country. Here is a preview of some of the competitors.

Bears will get a tune up against the defending Super Bowl champs

The 2014 preseason schedule was released today. The precise dates have been decided yet but the Bears will open the period against the Philadelphia Eagles sometime during the weekend of Aug. 7-10. The game against the Eagles will be a home game. They will follow that with another home game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The preseason will conclude on the road. The marque matchup...

Former Patriots Tight End Matthew Mulligan Agrees To Contract With Bears

The New England Patriots’ WWE title belt is leaving the locker room. Former Patriots tight end Matthew Mulligan has agreed to a one-year contract with the Chicago Bears, the team announced Tuesday night. #Bears have agreed to terms with TE Matthew Mulligan on a one-year contract.— Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) April 09, 2014 Mulligan signed with the Patriots out of training camp...

Matthew Mulligan signs with Chicago Bears

AP PhotoEx-Patriots tight end Matthew Mulligan has agreed to a one-year deal with the Chicago Bears, according to the Boston Herald. Mulligan is a blocking specialist, but he did catch an important touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons. The Patriots still have Rob Gronkowski, Michael Hoomanawanui, and D.J. Williams and could possibly draft a tight end come Draft Day, so the loss...

The Chicago Bears: A Pre-season Rematch Against the Eagles

Chicago Bears Football — The preseason schedule has been released by the NFL. It is an interesting schedule for the Bears, with possibly the most interesting game being at home game, against the Philadelphia Eagles. Even though it may not be an old rivalry in the NFL, it is certainly a chance for the Bears to redeem themselves after the last meeting which occurred between the two...
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