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DL Jarvis Jenkins looking to grab starting role after McDonald fiasco

One man's loss is another man's gain and when former Chicago Bears defensive lineman Ray McDonald was released in late May after a domestic abuse incident sent the veteran packing. Now Jarvis Jenkins is the leading candidate to start at defensive end and ready to earn a spot on the line. Jenkins, the 41st overall pick in the 2011 draft by the Redskins making 33 starts for Washington...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Jarvis Jenkins aims to start at defensive end for Chicago Bears

The Chicago Bears signed two free agent defensive ends with starting experience this spring. Ray McDonald was slated to be the starter, and Jarvis Jenkins was in line to be a reserve. Although McDonald has been released from the team, Jenkins still has the same mentality about earning a starting job, according to ESPN's Jeff Dickerson."Not at all," Jenkins said about how his chances...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Gamble on Three and Improve D

Chicago - The Bears had a Busy day at Halas Hall on Tuesday, Signing three much needed free agents to join the Bears new look defense for 2015. Mason Foster, Ray McDonald, and Jarvis Jenkins were all names who have been rumored to be attached to the Bears since the Secondary Free Agent market started. GM Ryan Pace and Company took time and end up signing all three on their...
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March 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Add More Defensive Support

The Chicago Bears added three new free agents to their defense on Tuesday. All three will get a shot at being starters for a defense that is in the midst of switching from a 4-3 to a 3-4. New defensive coordinator Vic Fangio should be happy to see these moves being made.Jarvis Jenkins:The first signing was defensive end Jarvis Jenkins. Jenkins is 26 years old and was drafted by the...
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March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears Signing DE Jarvis Jenkins To A One-Year Deal

Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune is reporting that the Bears have agreed to terms with DE Jarvis Jenkins on a one-year contract. Biggs adds that the deal will be official as soon as Jenkins passes a physical. Jenkins, 26, is a former second-round pick of the Redskins back in 2011. He played out his four-year, $4,782,680 ... The post Bears Signing DE Jarvis Jenkins To A One-Year...
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March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Free agent defensive lineman in discussions with the Chicago Bears

The Chicago Bears are looking for some help in the trenches on both sides as it turns out… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: The biggest losers in free agency NFL Draft: The 10 best defensive tackle prospects on the board According to a report by Houston radio host Jayson Braddock, free agent defensive lineman Jarvis Jenkins is in discussions with the team: Hearing that former Redskins...
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March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

RUMOR: Chicago Bears Pursuing Promising Defensive Lineman

The theme of the 2015 off-season is becoming clearer and clearer.  GM Ryan Pace has his eyes focused on very specific types of free agents.  He wants them young and he wants them cheap.  It seems he’s banking on the strength of his new coaching staff being able to unearth some gems that may have floundered with other teams. Hearing that former Redskins DE Jarvis Jenkins is...
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March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Free Agents, Broncos, Browns, Giants, & Jets

Free Agents Redskins free agent DE Jarvis Jenkins is drawing interest from the Cardinals and Dolphins. (Chris Russell) An AFC executive predicted that CB Darrelle Revis will secure a three-year, $50 million contract. (Rich Cimini) Broncos Troy Renck mentions that given the current market for free agent right tackles, the Broncos could be more likely to address their ...
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March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins Free Agents — Defense: Hold or Fold

The start of NFL free agency is March 10 — a mere five days away — so let’s have a final look at the players on the 2014 roster of the Washington Redskins who will soon be on the market and whether or not it makes sense for the team to bring them back. For each player I will recommend a move, either HOLD [keep him] or FOLD [let him go]. Earlier, I covered the free agents on...
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March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

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