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Giants Sign Veteran DL Israel Idonije

  The New York Giants announced the signing of veteran DL Israel Idonije Tuesday. Idonije became expendable in Chicago after the team drafted defensive tackles Ego Ferguson and Will Sutton. New York will have the luxury of moving Idonije around, as he does have experience playing every position along the defensive front, as well as on special teams. Idonije, 33, signed with the...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Israel Idonije Released by the Chicago Bears

Posted to SuperBears SuperBowlIsrael Idonije’s contract was terminated by the Chicago Bears on Thursday. The odds were against Izzy as camp opened due to how the Bears drafted. Israel Idonije contract terminated by Bears. Tuesday said he was feeling best he felt since hamstring strain in 6th day of Lions '13 camp. — Jeff Joniak (@JeffJoniak) June 19, 2014 Izzy played for Chicago...
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June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears’ Israel Idonije serves as creative force behind comic book series (pics)

Much like yours truly, Chicago Bears defensive lineman Israel Idonije split his time between playing football and being a comic book nerd. Granted, by the time Idonije, born in Nigeria and growing up in Canada, first started playing football in high school, my sports career was finished while he went on to attend the University […] The post Bears’ Israel Idonije serves as creative...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Israel Idonije returns to Chicago Bears for one year

After spending last season as a Lion, veteran defensive lineman Israel Idonije will return to the Chicago Bears for one year per Larry Mayer of He spent nine seasons with the Bears prior to serving as a backup last year in Detroit, finishing the season on the injured reserve list with a neck injury. As a Lion, the 33 year-old played in 15 games but didn’t start...
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears bring back an old friend

The Chicago Bears have brought back defensive end Israel Idonije on a one-year deal. Idonije spent last season with the Detroit Lions. He had 0.5 sacks and seven tackles in 15 games. Before last season, Idonije spent nine years with the Bears. He has 28.5 sacks in his career in Chicago. He will be looked upon to provide much needed veteran leadership and depth on the defensive line...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Chicago Bears Sign Israel Idonije!

Per reputable league sources, Israel “Izzy” Idonije has came to terms with the Chicago Bears. The terms of the contract are still unknown at this point, and will be reported as soon as possible by us here Sports Mockery. Israel is a huge part of Chicago football, as well as the Chicago community. In 2007, he began “The Israel Idonije Foundation”. Israel Idonije Foundation...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Bears Agree To Terms With DL Israel Idonije

  Pro Football Talk reports that the Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with free agent DL Israel Idonije. Idonije visited with the Bears on Monday and previous reports mentions that a reunion was a possibility. Idonije, 33, signed with the Browns as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Manitoba back in 2003. He spent nine seasons with the Bears before signing a one...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Possible Israel Idonije and Chicago Bears Reunion?

Chicago Bears Football - NFL Network reporter Albert Breer tweeted out today about a possible reunion between the Chicago Bears and defensive end Israel Idonije.   Israel “Izzy” Idonije’s Career Idonije played nine seasons with the Bears before the team decided to move on without Izzy last year. As a free agent Idonije signed a one year deal with Detroit but a neck injury...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Israel Idonije Visiting The Bears Tuesday

  Albert Breer reports that veteran DE Israel Idonije will visit with the Chicago Bears on Tuesday. This is interesting news given that the Bears elected to move on from Idonije last year and is starting to get up there in age. Idonije, 33, signed with the Browns as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Manitoba back in 2003. He spent nine seasons with the Bears before signing...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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