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Alshon Jeffery is 'day to day,' status unclear for Saturday's game

Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery has been dealing with a strained calf muscle for two weeks. On Monday, head coach John Fox was unable to provide a meaningful update on the fourth-year pass-catcher's injury status. Fox said that Jeffery is still listed as "day to day," according to Patrick Finley of the Chicago Sun-Times.Jeffery's absence is magnified by two facts: He...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Pace: Alshon Jeffery should ready by season opener

Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Pace says wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is expected to fully ready to go by Week 1, Jeffery is currently nursing a calf injury, but Pace believes it won't be a factor when the season opener rolls around. “He has a mild calf strain. He's not going to participate versus Indianapolis. But this isn't a long-term injury with Alshon,”...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Five Bears wide receivers who could step up with White, Jeffery out

The Chicago Bears are experiencing a concerning situation at wide receiver. Brandon Marshall was dealt to the New York Jets this spring, opening the door for Alshon Jeffery to officially take over as the team's No. 1 receiver. Jeffery is currently dealing with a "mild calf strain," ESPN's Adam Schefter reports, but the injury is not expected to keep him sidelined longer than a week...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears Alshon Jeffery out at least a week, per sources

Every team’s goal heading into the regular season after training camp is to make sure that they come out of the summer intact. Solid execution. No off the field issues. Little to no injuries. For the most part, the Chicago Bears have been able to check those boxes off in succession. Until today. Bears head coach John Fox announced that start wide receiver Alshon Jeffery would miss...
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WR Alshon Jeffery skips Thursday game with calf injury

Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is dealing with a nagging calf injury, the reason why he didn't take the field in the team's first preseason game on Thrusday night. According to the Chicago Tribune, Jeffery is day to day. He's been using a walking boot after the injury occurred during a recent practice. Fox: Alshon Jeffery (calf) is day-to-day. He's on crutches...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Minor shoulder injury can't keep Alshon Jeffery out of practice

The Chicago Bears need Alshon Jeffery to display his toughness, since he's slated to step in as the team's top wide receiver in 2015. On Sunday, he suffered a minor AC joint sprain but was able to finish practice, according to ESPN's Jeff Dickerson.By overcoming an early injury, Jeffery is taking the first step in replacing Brandon Marshall in Chicago's offense. So far, Bears head...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Alshon Jeffery responds to Antonio Allen's 'lazy' comment

Before the Bears Monday night game against the New York Jets, converted safety Antonio Allen, now playing cornerback, made some comments about Alshon Jeffery. Allen, a teammate of Jeffery’s at South Carolina, said that while Jeffery is a ballhawk and he respects Alshon’s ability, he can be lazy at times and he can cover Alshon. ALSHON JEFFERY’S RESPONSE When questioned about...
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September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking down Bears: Alshon Jeffery or Brandon Marshall for 2014?

I was taken task this week over ranking Alshon Jeffery ahead of Brandon Marshall in our 2014 Staff Wide Receiver Ranks. I actually ranked the two back to back at 6 and 7 and I’m not all that far ahead of the consensus on Jeffery, but the bold statement does put me in a minority. The main argument from our Chris Meaney and Mike Omelan was pretty straight forward: take a look at...
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Snubbed? Chicago Bears WR Alshon Jeffery not named top-10 in the NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
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May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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