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Browns News: Cleveland Cuts WR Earl Bennett

The Cleveland Browns are a team in dire need of wideouts. Arguably their best player, and last season's receiving leader Josh Gordon is facing a likely 16-game suspension for another substance abuse infraction. The rest of their receiving corps is made up of guys who are either unproven, coming off injury, or well past their prime. The front office made some moves early this...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns cut ties with veteran wide out Earl Bennett

Earl Bennett was just signed last month, but that was more than enough for the Browns staff. According to the Associated Press, the Browns have already cut the former Bears standout wide receiver. @twithersAP: #Browns terminate contract of WR Earl Bennett, who signed as free agent last month. This must be good news concerning Josh […] The post Browns cut ties with veteran wide...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns Release WR Earl Bennett

  The Browns announced the release of veteran WR Earl Bennett on Tuesday. News: Browns have terminated the contract of WR Earl Bennett — Cleveland Browns (@Browns) June 17, 2014 Bennett, 27, signed a one-year contract with Cleveland close to a month ago, but it appears as though they are comfortable moving forward with their veteran options like Miles Austin and Nate Burleson...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears WR Earl Bennett’s Brother’s Death Kept Him Out Week 17

Chicago Bears WR Earl Bennett’s Brother’s death was the reason he did not play week 17 against the Green Bay Packers. The previous two tweets from Bennett’s account were links to his Instagram page. One of the tweets asked to keep his brother in our prayers, with a few comments from people appearing to know the Bears wideout hinting he had passed, and the second tweet confirming...
Via Sports Mockery
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Cheer up, Bears Fans

The Chicago Bears really have nothing to be ashamed about. Hear me out for a second. Yes, It’s easy to criticize your offense for only targeting your best player four times. It’s easy to criticize after a gut wrenching defeat littered with unforgiveable mental errors. Heck, it’s even easy to criticize whomever littered Earl Bennett onto the field on Sunday, that person needs...
October 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Bears wide receiver Earl Bennett takes paycut

  getty images Chicago Bears wide receiver Earl Bennett has agreed to a $1 million pay cut this season. Bennett, 26, will see his salary go from $2.25 million down to $1.25 million as a result. Bears WR Earl Bennett took a $1M pay cut this week. Was due $2.25M in base salary, now will earn $1.25M. Bears save $1M in cash/cap space — Brian McIntyre (@brian_mcintyre) September 6...
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Bennett flips his way in for a touchdown

Jay Cutler hit his second favorite wide receiver on the Bears’ first drive for a nice gain, and Bennett did the rest to get in theendzone. Check out the below video of Earl getting flipped at the goal line and somehow maintains possession and gets the ball across the white line. Great effort by Earl. Article found on: Cosby Sweaters
Via Next Impulse Sports
December 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Earl Bennett fined by NFL for wearing orange cleats

Earl Bennett, wide receiver for the Chicago Bears wore orange cleats against the Detroit Lions on Monday night. He told ESPNChicago that the league fined him $10,500 on Thursday for breaking the leagues uniform policy. This is not a strange occurrence for Bennett. Twice last season he wore bright orange shoes and the league fined him a total of $15,000 for it. Bennett was coerced into [...]
October 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears give an $18 million bonanza to WR Earl Bennett

Although Earl Bennett missed five games this season, the Bears rewarded the receiver with a four-year extension Friday worth $18 million, half of which is guaranteed. Scheduled to become a free agent next offseason, Bennett has endeared himself throughout the organization with his attitude, his versatility...
Via Inside the Bears
December 02, 2011  |  Discuss

Bears WR Bennett fined for orange shoes

Chicago Bears wide receiver Earl Bennett has drawn a $5,000 fine from the NFL for wearing bright orange shoes in Monday night's 30-24 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. Bennett, who was playing for the first time since Week 2 following a chest injury, said he probably won't wear the shoes against the Detroit Lions on Sunday at Soldier Field. ''They say they will...
Via AP on Fox
November 09, 2011  |  Discuss
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