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The Chicago Bears Have Released A TE, Now Need One

Posted to Chicago BearsThe Chicago Bears have informed TE Fendi Onobun that he will be released from the team according to a tweet by Brad Biggs: #Beara have informed TE Fendi Onobun he will be released— Brad Biggs (@BradBiggs) June 19, 2014 This leaves the Chicago Bears with Martellus Bennett at the tight end position and virtually nobody else. Onobun was no stand out, but he...
Via Sports Mockery
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears Releasing TE Fendi Onobun

  Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports that the Bears have informed veteran TE Fendi Onobun that he is being released. Onobun, 27, signed a reserve/future contract with Chicago back in December, so he was facing long odds of making the team’s final 53-man roster this summer. Onobun is a former basketball player who spent the entire 2013 season on the Bears’ practice...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears cut 17 players

The Chicago Bears have waived 17 players, including TE Fendi Onobun and RB Armando Allen. The full list of cuts is below.
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Onobun aware of challenge ahead

Bears TE Fendi Onobun, who is fighting for a position as Chicago’s backup pass-catching tight end, knows what he has to do the next two weeks to make the final roster.
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Bears Day 9 Highlights

Highlights from today's Chicago Bears training camp practice, including 1-on-1 drills, a Fendi Onobun touchdown and more.
August 05, 2013  |  Discuss

For Onobun, the switch has flipped

Now in his fourth year playing football, Bears tight end Fendi Onobun, who was a collegiate basketball player at Arizona, is ready to contribute as an integral part of the offense.
July 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Saturday morning one-liners

The Bills signed TE Fendi Onobun and placed K Rian Lindell on injured reserve. The very different personalities of linebackers Kevin Burnett and Karlos Dansby hasn’t stopped them from making a good tandem for the Dolphins. Patriots WR Wes Welker is seven catches away from becoming the third player with four 100-catch seasons. The Jets…
Via Pro Football Talk
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

The Buffalo Bills sign TE Fendi Onobun

The Bills have signed 25-year old TE Fendi Onobun off of the Jacksonville Jaguars’ practice squad.  Onobun played in 1 game for the Jaguars this year but he didn’t catch any passes.  Onobun has now played in 4 games in his first two years in the NFL and he has caught 2 passes for 15 yards (7.5 avg).  The Bills are hurting at TE with Scott Chandler a little banged up, so this...
Via Bills Locker
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss
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