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PHOTO: Jacksonville Jaguars fan posts inspiring message for his team on Twitter

On Friday night it looked like the Jacksonville Jaguars had a preseason victory over the Chicago Bears all wrapped up. Then third string quarterback Jordan Palmer led the Bears on a two-minute drive and scored a touchdown that stole the win right out from under the Jags. Even though it was just a preseason game it was a tough way to lose, and getting off to a bad start in these games...
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Chicago Bears vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Preseason Recap

A 20-19 victory by the Chicago Bears over the Jacksonville Jaguars was highlighted by a rejuvenated defense that seemed to take a step back along with competition at key backup spots on the offense. While roster spots were not won and lost in this game necessarily, some players certainly hurt their chances in this game, while one player in particular appears ready to take over for...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Change at the Bears Back Up QB

Update on the back up QB battle, Rich Campbell of the Chicago Tribune is reporting that Jimmy Clausen will be the first QB to relieve Jay Cutler during Thursday’s preseason game against the Jaguars. This news seems to suggest that Clausen has leap frogged Palmer as the #2 QB. Clausen was sharp on Friday going 7-13 for 150 yards and two touchdowns against the Eagles. Trestman...
Via Sports Mockery
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimmy Clausen is back in the news; Clausen will be the back-up for Bears this week

In a reversal from last week, Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman announced on Tuesday that reserve Jimmy Clausen is slated to be the first quarterback off the bench to replace Jay Cutler, ahead of Jordan Palmer, when the Bears host the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night.  “Right now, we’re going to have Jimmy relieve Jay,” Trestman said. “He’ll have the...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordan Palmer losing the Chicago Bears backup QB battle

The quarterbacks played well in the first preseason game but Jordan Palmer did struggle a little. He continues his struggles in the final days of training camp and now the Bears have to seriously think about making Palmer an early cut. He will get another shot to get back in this competition this weekend against the Jaguars but look for Jimmy Clausen to take a fair share of the second...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Conte Touchdown, First Practice Back

Chris Conte picks off Jordan Palmer in end zone and runs it all the way into the other. #Bears fans here gave him a good cheer. — Adam Jahns (@adamjahns) August 11, 2014 Chris Conte intercepted a Jordan Palmer duck in the end zone. Finished the play by jogging the full 100 yards. Crowd actually cheered him. — Rich Campbell (@Rich_Campbell) August 11, 2014 LM: Conte said he...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

5 things we learned from the Chicago Bears after Friday’s win

The Bears were able to knock off the Philadelphia Eagles 34-28 in their first preseason game. The starters weren’t out there too long but we were still able to learn quite a bit about the team from one game. Here are the five biggest takeaways.   1. Jimmy Clausen is ahead of Jordan Palmer Clausen was impressive in the win. He had full command of the offense and made smart quick...
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Chicago Bears need to move forward with Jimmy Clausen

That’s it. Call the fight because I’ve seen enough. Jimmy Clausen has knocked out Jordan Palmer from the backup quarterback spot in the first round. Clausen was impressive in a 34-28 against the Eagles. He went 7 for 13 with 150 yards and two touchdown passes good for a quarterback rating of 134.6. On the contrast, Palmer was a little shaky in his 8 for 11 performance. He had...
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Jimmy Clausen outplays Jordan Palmer in Bears opener

Jimmy Clausen signed on with the Chicago Bears this offseason and is competing with Jordan Palmer for the right to be No. 2 on the depth chart at quarterback. On Friday Clausen was 7-of-13 passes for 150 yards, two touchdowns, and a two-point conversion completion in the Bears’ preseason opener Friday night against the Philadelphia Eagles. Clausen’s numbers were better than Palmer...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordan Palmer is backup QB, but Jimmy Clausen is hoping for a shot

Jordan Palmer will get “first shot” at the No. 2 quarterback job behind Jay Cutler with rookie David Fales in the running too. But everybody has their eye on Jimmy Clausen. The former Notre Dame All-American, fully recovered from surgery last season after a dreadful stint with the Carolina Panthers, is an intriguing candidate after impressing during a tryout last month. ...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss
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