Former first-round pick Shea McClellin opened training camp as the team’s starting strong-side linebacker. (Rich Campbell)
Rookie Brock Vereen opened as one of the Bears first-team safeties. (Rich Campbell)
Rookie QB David Fales had some “rough throws” during practice and exhibited “below average” arm strength. (Brad Biggs)
HC Andy Reid told reporters...
As of now, nobody knows what to expect from the Bears in 2014. They have made some solid moves in the offseason and could be a contender in the NFC. Our top five this week takes a look at some realistic surprises in the upcoming season.
5. Shea McClellin becomes a good linebacker
It’s too early to call McClellin a bust. He’s a solid football who has been playing mostly out...
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...
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...
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
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,...
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.
Last week Shea McClellin was a man among boys against the Green Bay Packers. He had a three sack performance and was the main reason that Aaron Rodgers left the game early. Well according to the Chicago Tribune, McClellin was injured in practice yesterday and will not play against the Lions. “It happened yesterday, accidentally […]
Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman and GM Phil Emery took to the podium at the NFL combine today to talk about the state of the franchise. First up to talk today was Trestman who spoke about Urlacher and the progress of player and roster evaluation of the Bears.
The most intriguing quote that came from Trestman was in regards to current defensive end Shea McClellin and...
Certainly the NFL draft hangover has worn off and we're now moving into OTAs and getting into the preparation for training camp. The start of veteran mini camp is just over two weeks now so the focus is turning towards the players who are around from the team last year.
Certainly we shouldn't lose focus on a few of the rookies, but I wanted to give my take on Shea McClellin...