Corey Wootton had a feeling Julius Peppers was going to come up big in last week's game against the Ravens.
The eight-time Pro Bowl defensive end had vowed to do just that, and he delivered, sacking Joe Flacco twice in the Bears' overtime victory over Baltimore.
It was what the Bears were accustomed to seeing on a regular basis in recent years. And it was also something...
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The Chicago Bears defeated the Green Bay Packers on Monday night in a game that featured quarterbacks Seneca Wallace (Packers) vs Josh McCown (Bears). No, that’s not a typo. Also not a typo is the production from the Bears defense that included a sack from Shea McClellin that knocked out Rodgers, a tipped pass-turned interception […]
As the Chicago Bears sit at 4-2 through six weeks of the NFL season, there have still been many questions about their production. Struck by the injury bug, especially on the defensive side of the ball, the Bears led by defensive coordinator Mel Tucker, have had to adjust on the fly. In this exclusive interview […]
Chicago Bears’ defensive tackle Sedrick Ellis surprised the heck out of everyone by retiring, not only from the Bears, but from football, period. Then DE Turk McBride went down with a ruptured Achilles tendon; his contract was terminated and DE Cheta Ozougwu suffered a strained hamstring. Now DE Corey Wooten is down with an undisclosed hip injury, described as day-to-day and...
Injuries have impacted Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton through much of his early NFL career. Unfortunately, Thursday was another unlucky day when Wotton had to be carted off the field early in the Bears practice with a apparent hip injury. Wootton will undergo an MRI, although the Bears believe it isn’t a serious injury. Still, Wootton’s play has been affected [...]
Chicago Bears defensive end Corey Wootton is starting to grow into the nickname he’s always had.
“They call me Coreysaurus, cuz of my height and long neck,” Wootton told me in an exclusive during his days at Northwestern. In 2012, the 6’8″ and lanky Corey Wootton started to play like that ferocious dinosaur nickname on the professional level.
In Week 9 against the Tennessee...
The Bears have little depth at defensive tackle and the problem isn’t going away. The solution may come in the form of Corey Wootton. Bear Report goes one-on-one with the multi-faceted pass rusher.
The Bears wrapped up training camp today down in Bourbannais and now head back to Halas Hall for final preparations for the regular season.
The Redskins come to town followed by a game against the Giants in preparation for the first roster cut down. Final roster cuts will come after the fourth and final game against the Browns.
While three games remain we're finally starting...
If there is one player that was squarely on the hot seat to keep his spot on the roster before the start of training camp, Corey Wootton was that player. In response, Woottong is putting together a very strong training camp to this point.
Wootton has good size, good strength and good burst off the edge to go with that size and he has showed it throughout the first week of camp...
Bears third-year defensive end Corey Wootton, who has dealt with numerous injuries so far in his NFL career, believes this is the year for him to make his mark in the Windy City.