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Bears: One-time starter Christian Jones willing to forge a new role in changing D

What’s wrong with this picture? Or maybe, what’s right?Over the past two years, no Bear made more tackles than Christian Jones’ 196 – a total
Via CSN Chicago
August 24, 2016

Second-year LB Christian Jones ready for starting role in revamped Bears' defense

Chicago Bears second-year linebacker Christian Jones has been praised from coach John Fox for his versatility and is expected to start inside next to Mason Foster. The team is hopeful that the former undrafted linebacker can help the defense turn around after several sub par seasons. Jones played in all 16 games in 2014, starting five and recording 68 tackles. "I've always...
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August 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears LB Christian Jones projected to start in 2015

If training camp is any indication, former undrafted free agent (2014) linebacker Christian Jones will be a crucial part to the Chicago Bears defense in 2015. "I've always stayed focused, trusted in the system, trusted in the coaches, and I had a lot of support coming in," Jones said, via ESPN. "Things don't go your way sometimes. You've just got to keep moving forward. That...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Adjust to new Defensive Scheme

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – DECEMBER 28: Christian Jones #59 of the Chicago Bears tackles Joe Banyard #23 of the Minnesota Vikings during the second quarter of the game on December 28, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) When the Chicago Bears made organizational changes during the offseason, there was speculation by experts in the...
Via The Sports Journal
June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears LB Christian Jones adds bulk to better fit defensive scheme

As the Chicago Bears undergo a shift in defensive philosophy, so changes the frame of linebacker Christian Jones. The former undrafted rookie has gained 10 pounds to better fit the new scheme defensive coordinator Vic Fangio is installing, according to Adam Jahns of the Chicago Sun-Times. "I just knew [being] in a 3-4 [defense] you have more of a downhill type of alignment," Jones...
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June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Christian Jones Continues Rise Up Chicago Bears Depth Chart

A quiet buzz began when the Chicago Bears managed to land Christian Jones as an undrafted free agent.  The reason why becomes clearer each week.  The Florida State product was widely seen by many NFL draft experts as a solid 3rd round pick, having deep love for his size, athleticism and versatility.  Unfortunately a faulty drug test at the scouting combine caused his stock to...
Via Sports Mockery
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Youth Movement Is In High Gear

The challenge for GM Phil Emery when he took over the Chicago Bears was keeping the team competitive while striving to get younger on the roster.  Has he succeeded? Kyle Fuller and Christian Jones among eleven rookies on roster Part of being a young team is showing a willingness to keep a lot of rookies on the roster and it seems the Bears have no fear about that.  As the final...
Via Sports Mockery
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Bold Predictions: Christian Jones Over Shea McClellin?

Ugly games like the one in Seattle tend to create vacuums where surprising things happen.  Here are a few updated bold Chicago Bears predictions. Undrafted Jones will supplant McClellin at strong side linebacker Inconsistency usually comes when a player is forced to switch positions as Shea McClellin has for the Bears, going from defensive end to strong side linebacker.  However...
Via Sports Mockery
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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