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MARTELLUS BENNETT RUMORS

Chicago Bears TE Martellus Bennett Compares Himself to Ash Ketchum

It is not unusual for athletes of all sports to compare themselves to someone else--especially fictional characters. Several athletes like to lay claim to Superman every year and from time to time there are a couple Batman wannabees too. Saturday afternoon Chicago Bears tight end tweeted out a new one for himself.He has gone by Big Weirdo in the past along with the Black Unicorn...
Via FatManWriting
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: TE Martellus Bennett to attend Chicago Bears minicamp

Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett has ended his holdout and reported to the team's mandatory minicamp, according to Rich Campbell and Dan Wiederer of the Chicago Tribune.Bennett skipped Chicago's technically voluntary organized team activities over a contract dispute. Although the productive tight end still is under contract for the next two seasons, Bennett believes his...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Key Chicago Bears player expected to end holdout

The Chicago Bears received some good news yesterday, as it turns out star tight end Martellus Bennett is expected to participate in the team’s minicamp after sitting out voluntary offseason programs without a new contract, per ESPN Martellus Bennett with the ASTOUNDING touchdown catch in traffic while being tackle… (Vine by @HitStickVine) https://t.co/kZmUcxWmsw — Jeff Abernathy...
Via cover32
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Martellus Bennett Reports to Bears Facility Early

Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett likely wants to avoid the fine he would have received if he skipped the team’s mandatory minicamp this week. The tight end reportedly showed up at Halas Hall one day early for his physical, according to The Chicago Tribune. Bennett has held out of all previous Bears activities this offseason as an attempt to leverage himself into a new...
Via Sportsnaut
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Martellus Bennett Holdout Only Hurting Him At This Point

Above, you’ll find a picture that you wouldn’t be able to find so far this year; Martellus Bennett in a practice uniform. That’s right folks, the Martellus Bennett holdout continues. The Chicago Bears tight end has failed to show up for all of the team’s voluntary offseason programs, including OTAs, which are going on right now. The reason being for Bennett’s absence is...
Via Sports Mockery
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Analyzing the Chicago Bears by the numbers

The first phase of OTAs is about two weeks away for the Chicago Bears, and they have a multitude of questions that need answers. Taking a look at some of the numbers, the questions loom large with the answers not yet in sight. 8 Martellus Bennett There are officially eight tight ends on the Bears’ roster, which was made official Tuesday with the acquisition of former New York...
Via isportsweb.com
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

No New News on Status of Bears’ TE Martellus Bennett

Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett sat out of the team’s voluntary workouts last month, thanks to a contract dispute that has left him currently without the new deal he desires. That holdout prompted ESPN’s Adam Schefter to report that the Bears had been “entertaining trade offers” for Bennett, adding that Bennett “wants a new contract in Chicago or anywhere.”...
Via Sportsnaut
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Bears put Martellus Bennett on the trade block

According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, the Chicago Bears have reportedly placed tight end Martellus Bennett on the trading block Bennett, who has not shown up the Bears’ voluntary workouts this week, is reportedly banking on a contract extension. This despite the fact that he agreed to a four-year, $20.4 million deal with the team back in 2013. Bennett is on course to earn...
Via Sportsnaut
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Martellus Bennett felt ‘disrespected’ by Rex Ryan

Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett said after Monday night’s 27-19 victory over the New York Jets that he entered the game feeling disrespected by coach Rex Ryan. “Today I felt a little disrespected,” Bennett told reporters in the postgame locker room, via ESPN.com. “We [the Bears] played a highlight video, and in the highlight video, Rex is talking about [how the...
Via Sports-Glory
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears TE Martellus Bennett named top-10 in the NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
Via cover32 - Bears
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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