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SHEA MCCLELLIN RUMORS

John Fox says former first round pick LB Shea McClellin is 'getting better every day'

Chicago Bears coach John Fox took the time to talked about linebacker Shea McClellin and his move from defensive end to inside linebacker. He was drafted in the first round (19th overall) of the 2012, but hasn't been able to carve a role out on defense; however, his move to inside linebacker could be one that works out. “I thought he did well [against Miami],” Fox said...
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Shea McClellin taking control of Bears' defense

Fourth-year linebacker Shea McClellin is taking on more of a leadership role for the Chicago Bears' defense. He's calling the signals at middle linebacker in defensive coordinator Vic Fangio's new 3-4 scheme, according to Adam Jahns of the Chicago Sun-Times."You’re kind of the quarterback of the defense," McClellin said, per the Sun-Times. "And that’s something I’ve never really...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears’ Shea McClellin Ready for Opportunity with new Regime

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – DECEMBER 28: Shea McClellin #50 of the Chicago Bears tackles Charles Johnson #12 of the Minnesota Vikings during the second quarter of the game on December 28, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) Chicago Bears fans and even NFL experts were surprised when then-genreral manager Phil Emery made his first ever...
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July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

New Bears GM Ryan Pace Never Would Have Drafted Shea McClellin

The new Chicago Bears general manager, Ryan Pace, has been making his rounds with the media since being hired earlier in the week. In a recent interview Pace discussed his draft strategy and how he’s learned that taking the best player available is the right approach. “I want to be honest with you guys, honest assessment. And when I talk about taking best player available,...
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January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Expectations Too High, Too Soon for Shea McClellin

Just two preseason games into the year and Chicago Bears fans are already on Shea McClellin again.  Are their expectations too high so early in the season? Marc Trestman pleased with his progress after shift from defensive end First of all, one can understand the frustration of Bears fans.  McClellin was supposed to become the next great defensive end for the team after going in...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: Shea McClellin 2.0, Mock Draft 2.0 and Bears 2014 schedule predictions

This week we saw the NFL release the 2014 schedule. The Bears have some tough games but see plenty of home games towards the back end of the season. We also saw a slimmer Shea McClellin and the release of our second mock draft. Here’s what you might have missed this week and don’t forget our national team will give you the league overview tomorrow.   Will Shea McClellin 2.0...
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April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Personal Trainer: New Shea McClellin Will Make Chicago Say “WOW”

Chicago Bears News - The first round draft pick for the Bears in 2012 has been somewhat of a disappointment in Chicago, and fans are expecting to see more out of Shea McClellin this year as he moves from defensive end to linebacker. According to reports, Shea McClellin had quite the off-season with personal trainer Scot Prohaska. Prohaska tweeted this picture to show fans the progress...
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Shea McClellin 2.0 be more effective?

As the Chicago Bears get ready to kickoff their offseason program, it’s quite clear that a former first-round pick has been already been working hard this offseason.   Shea McClellin after 10 wks with me. Shea “I’ve never been under 14% Body fat” #ProhaskaPower#ChicagoBears#NFLpic.twitter.com/Zza1aOETf5 — Scot Prohaska (@ScotProhaska) April 18, 2014 completely re-shaped...
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears offseason to do list – Defense

The sun shines a little brighter this year on Halas Hall during a cold Chicago winter. This time last year, GM Phil Emery had just selected his successor to Lovie Smith and there were many doubts whether the guy from Canada could get the job done. First time NFL coach Marc Trestman silenced many of those doubters during the 2013 campaign. Even with his team going a mediocre 8-8,...
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February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears moving Shea McClellin to linebacker

getty images The Chicago Bears are moving 2012 first-round pick Shea McClellin to linebacker for 2014 according to the Chicago Tribune. McClellin has never had success as a pass-rusher and the Bears are hopeful that he could transform into a Bruce Irvin type linebacker. In two seasons since being drafted the 24-year-old McClellin has 6.5 sacks and 44 tackles.
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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