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Ex-Bears LB Lance Briggs says he has symptoms of CTE

For about a decade, Lance Briggs was one of the best and most consistent linebackers in the NFL. He played in a Super Bowl in 2007, and alongside Brian Urlacher helped anchor a very good-to-great Bears defense from 2005-2012. But being a great player doesn’t exempt you from dealing with the after-effects of time in the league.For Briggs, that means battling CTE symptoms.Briggs...
Via The Comeback
March 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Lance Briggs Gives Blunt and Clear Response When Asked About Joining Packers

Lance Briggs was under a tad bit of scrutiny this past season for his lack of performance as a supposed “leader” on the Chicago Bears defense. Briggs has shown recently that he would like to come back to the Bears for the 2015 season since the new coaching changes bring a fresh look to the revamped coaching staff. But he was also asked if he is interested in joining the Bears...
Via Sports Mockery
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Why to watch Christian Jones during camp

While Lance Briggs is the only linebacker to be guaranteed a starting linebacker spot with the Chicago Bears, there are still two more spots on the depth chart to be figured out. Training camp will be a perfect time for this, as each potential starter will get an adequate amount of consideration for a starting spot. Out of all the names to be put out there as options at linebacker...
Via isportsweb.com
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears outside linebacker Lance Briggs ranked top-20 in the NFL

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 outside linebackers in the NFL today, there were some people angry about their favorite team’s top pass rusher not making the list. It made for a bit of spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s OLB to making the list? To provide an answer, the...
Via cover32 - Bears
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Briggs is on his worst behavior

If you follow Lance Briggs then you know he has been anxiously awaiting the start of the 2014 season for quite some time now. He has been counting down the days on his twitter account using the hashtag #WorstBehavior as his campaign message. “Worst Behavior” is the title of a popular song from Hip Hop superstar Drake. It’s likely Briggs is taking the motivation from the track...
Via cover32 - Bears
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Briggs goes down in Bears history

Some things just go together, like peanut butter and jelly, ham and cheese, the Kentucky Derby and mint juleps, and finally, linebackers and the Bears. Brian Urlacher will most likely be the next Bear inducted to the Hall in coming years, but longtime teammate Lance Briggs is making his case as the best outside linebacker in franchise history. Briggs was a third round pick in 2003...
Via cover32 - Bears
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Lance Briggs a Leader or Cancer for the Chicago Bears?

Is Lance Briggs a Leader or Cancer for the Chicago Bears? Lance Briggs was on the Around the League Podcast on NFL.com a few days ago, and in listening to his interview we came away with one question: “Is Lance Briggs a leader or a cancer to the Chicago Bears?” He says in the interview that he’s in Los Angeles looking for a job, that his job is temporary, and that the NFL stands...
Via Sports Mockery
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Briggs loves him some Peanut

Lance Briggs was just like a Bears fan last week. He too was nervous when he saw cornerback Charles “Peanut” Tillman visiting former Bears head coach Lovie Smith down in Tampa Bay. Everybody was shocked to see Tillman leave without a deal from the Bucs. Then, last Saturdary, news broke of Tillman’s return to the Bears. Briggs took to Twitter to voice his over joyous feelings...
Via cover32 - Bears
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Briggs Trade Coming?

Chicago Bears Football - Could the Chicago Bears have a Lance Briggs trade on the horizon? It certainly looks that way. GM Phil Emery mentioned Briggs’ unhappiness and frustration in a December interview, and now that the Bears will be moving Shea McClellin from the defensive line into a role as strongside linebacker — which is Briggs’ position –, the veteran linebacker...
Via Sports Mockery
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Only thing Bears can do is win

Thanks to a 4th quarter Detroit Lions‘ meltdown Monday night and a 61-yard dagger from Ravens’ kicker Justin Tucker, the Chicago Bears (8-6) are in sole possession of first place in the NFC North. The final two games on their schedule are vital, and they hopefully will be gaining a momentum boost Sunday with the expected return of Lance Briggs. As it stands, the Bears have the...
Via isportsweb.com
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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