My latest Chicago Tribune column is about the latest move for Dan McNeil.
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From the column:
Dan McNeil had a chance to return to his old turf. WSCR-AM 670 called a couple weeks ago when former Bears long-snapper Patrick Mannelly decided to walk away from his role as McNeil’s replacement on the midday show...
It didn’t take long for Patrick Mannelly to find a new job.
The recently retired Bears long-snapper will be Matt Spiegel’s new partner on the 9 a.m.-1 p.m. show on WSCR-AM 670, beginning Tuesday. He replaces Dan McNeil, who departed after failing to agree to a new contract with the station.
Mannelly was among several potential candidates who filled in for McNeil during his absence...
Posted to Chicago BearsWSCR-AM/670 The Score has announced the hiring of former Chicago Bears long snapper Patrick Mannelly, according to reports Mannelly will have a few roles with the station during the upcoming football season.
“He may be retired from playing football, but Mannelly, 39, is far from retired from working. The longtime local gridiron star now joins WSCR-AM as a...
We are less than four weeks away from training camp.This week we saw the Bears continue to give Patrick Mannelly some love and bring in a veteran safety. Here’s the week’s recap.
Bears send Mannelly off into the sunset. (Read)
Adrian Wilson is a gamble worth taking. (Read)
Marc Trestman as an offensive coordinator? (Read)
Projecting the All-NFC North team. (Read)
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Late last week, long time long snapper Patrick Mannelly announced his retirement after 16 seasons all with the Bears. He finishes as the franchise’s longest tenured player and had plenty of well wishes from the organization.
“It’s difficult to talk about Patrick as a player in the past tense,” said Bears chairman George H. McCaskey. “He played more seasons than any other...
The Bears had minicamp this week. It was their last tuneup before training camp begins next month. Here’s what you might have missed in the rewind. Don’t forget to look out for the national rewind tomorrow.
Bears players react to the USA World Cup win. (Read)
Is Chris Conte done? (Read)
Bernie Kosar is impressed with Jay Cutler and Marc Trestman. (Read)
Patrick Mannelly retires...
Long snapper Patrick Mannelly took to his Twitter account this morning to announce his retirement. He used a clip from the movie “Old School” to reminisce about the good times he had with the Bears.
Thanks @ChicagoBears and the city of Chicago! In the words of Frank the Tank “I had an awesome time!” #retired http://t.co/vsKmHqx1Rt
— Patrick Mannelly (@PatrickMannelly) June...
Posted to Chicago BearsBREAKING: #Bears long snapper Pat Mannelly will announce retirement after 16 NFL seasons today. Chicago Tribune story coming shortly.— Brad Biggs (@BradBiggs) June 20, 2014
He was the all-time leader in #Bears history for games played. He'd chuckle a little but he just wanted to do his job that Sunday.— Brad Biggs (@BradBiggs) June 20, 2014
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Defense, defense, d-fense! That is what the Chicago Bears will look for during the NFL Draft this weekend, but there are three overlooked holes that must be filled. One of their holes can dictate whether they will reach the postseason or not when the 2014 campaign begins. Missing the playoffs... Read More
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