Chicago Bears free agent defensive lineman Israel Idonije
visited the Tennessee Titans yesterday, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football
Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the Titans
hosted veteran defensive lineman Israel Idonije on Monday.
Idonije was a defensive end for the Bears for the past several
seasons. He recorded 7.5 sacks last season, and his career...
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, both free agent defensive end Israel Idonije and cornerback Jason Allen visited the Tennessee Titans on Monday.
Ex-Bears DE Israel Idonije is visiting the #Titans today, as is former #Bengals CB Jason Allen. Would be a homecoming for Allen, UT product
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 29, 2013
Idonije recorded 48 tackles, 1 forced...
Pro Football Talk reports that free agent defensive end Israel Idonije visited the Tennessee Titans Monday.
The Titans currently have Derrick Morgan and Kamerion Wimbley listed as the starting defensive ends. It is unclear whether Idonije would replace either or simply provide depth chart help.
There is a possibility Idonije is visiting other teams to increase his value to the Bears...
Will DL Israel Idonije be back in the windy city in 2013? (Photo: Phelan M. Ebenhack, AP)
The first round of the 2013 NFL Draft starts Thursday night. The Chicago Bears have many needs heading into the draft among them is along the defensive line.
The defensive end position for the Bears is one that has pretty nice depth, but the defensive tackle position is lacking solid depth....
Free-agent pass rusher Israel Idonije has received interest from the Chicago Bears, San Francisco 49ers and Tennessee Titans, but no team visit has been reported for the versatile defensive lineman.
Bears general manager Phil Emery reiterated Tuesday that he still would like to re-sign Idonije. Nothing is believed to be imminent, however, according to the Chicago Tribune.
The Chicago Bears announced the signing of guard/tackle Eben Britton to a one-year deal on Tuesday.
Britton was a second-round pick out of the University of Arizona by the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2009.
He said this following the Jaguars selecting him 39th overall in the draft (via NFL.com).
“I’m gonna be the greatest offensive tackle to ever play this game.”
The 25-year old...
The 49ers reportedly have interest in signing Bears free agent Israel Idonije to bolster the defensive line next season.
Idonije, 32, started 11 games for the Bears last season and had 7.5 sacks (.5 off his career high), playing both end and tackle in Chicago’s 4-3 defense.
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San Francisco presumably is looking at the 6-6, 275-pounder to play defensive end...
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Chicago Bears are still looking to re-sign defensive lineman Israel Idonije, but they might have to fight off the 49ers to keep him.
The 32 year-old Idonije has been a very solid pass rusher for the Bears over the years. He recorded 48 tackles, 7.5 sacks and 1 forced fumble last season.
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Jim Wyatt of the Nashville Tennessean reports that the Titans have “shown some interest” in free agent DE Israel Idonije.
The Titans also have interest in DL Ropati Pitoitua, who visited with them on Wednesday.
Idonije, 32, is coming off of a season in which he totaled 7.5 sacks for the Bears defense. He has only missed one game in the past six seasons, but there’s been...
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Bears veteran free agent DE Israel Idonije has agreed to terms on a one-year contract, according to the team website.
The news comes on the same day that the Bears, touted by many as being one of the leading contenders for Mario Williams' services, lost out to the Bills.
Although the team are seeking to improve the pass rush, which ranked 28th in sacks per pass play last season...