Posted March 15, 2012 on
Bears GM Phil Emery talked about recent free-agent acquisition Eric Weems and how he will impact the role of the team's current kick and punt returner, Devin Hester.
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When the Dolphins traded Brandon Marshall to the Bears earlier this week, many people speculated it had to do with the team’s pursuit of Peyton Manning. Turns out that was not the case.
NFL.com’s Jeff Darlington says Miami had plans to trade Marshall and that they “told Manning during their Monday meeting that Marshall might or might not be with the team.”
Rebuffed in their attempts to add a big-time pass rushing threat opposite Julius Peppers, the Chicago Bears re-signed Defensive End Israel Indonijie to a one-year contract. Idonijie is a effort player and good locker room presence who plays the run well but offers little in terms of pass rush. Idonije has appeared in 118 games (39 starts) with the Bears [...]
With one big exception - Peyton Manning - most of the big names of free agency have landed already. But none of the players signed so far stand to have as big an impact as Brandon Marshall, acquired by the Chicago Bears in trade. Is it too early to declare da Bears the big winners of this offseason? With holes still to patch on their offensive line and the Matt Forte contract situation...
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Chicago has agreed to terms with safety Craig Steltz on a two-year contract. Steltz has spent his entire four-year career with the Bears.
A woman has accused Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall of punching her in the face at a nightclub, according to New York City police.The women alleged the incident occurred at 3:50 a.m. ET Sunday outside the Marquee, a club in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood.Marshall was traded to Chicago on Tuesday for a pair of third-round draft picks."Both the Bears and Dolphins...
Brandon Marshall, the newest Chicago Bears wideout, reportedly punched a woman the weekend. The team says they were aware of incident when they traded for the mercurial wide receiver.
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Bears Have Been Contacted About Brandon Marshall Incident - Emery to "work through the process" with the NFL, says "Too soon to say if Marshall to be suspended"
After Jeremy Mincey stayed with the Jaguars and Mario Williams went to the Bills, now what for Bears? - Moon Mullin: Where do the Bears go to upgrade a pass rush that ranked 28th last year in sacks...
Five Questions, Five Analysts - Bears get some love for day 1 Free Agency period moves. Rightly so.
Kellen Davis stays in Chicago, signing two-year deal - Drew interest from Bengals, Cowboys and Steelers, but not as a starter.
Jay Cutler gets his man in Brandon Marshall - "In his three up-and-down seasons as the face of the Chicago Bears, Jay Cutler's face has often...