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Chicago Bears: BenJarvus Green-Ellis Among Notable Cuts

The cuts have already begun ahead of the August 30th deadline.  Who are some notable names the Chicago Bears may want to look at? Yawin Smallwood – LB – Cut from:  Atlanta Falcons Linebacker remains an unfinished product for the Bears so they can’t afford to stop looking for help.  One interesting name that popped loose from Atlanta is Yawin Smallwood.  The Falcons 7th...
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Report: Bears very happy with Santonio Holmes

According to,  the Chicago Bears are very happy with what they’ve see from Santonio Holmes. Bears are very pleased with WR Santonio Holmes; expect him to make the team and to have a real role. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) August 29, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ...
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17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears start their roster cuts; Rob Turner the first victim

Today the Chicago Bears began making roster cuts.  The first name leaked out is Rob Turner.  Turner is a veteran offensive lineman, but he was not likely to make the roster in my opinion anyway.  Aaron Wilson ‏@RavensInsider  15m Bears cut Rob Turner, according to a source Stay tuned to this article for more Bears cuts.  We […] The post Chicago Bears start their roster...
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Before drafting you need to see where the Chicago Bears defense is ranked

With the preseason finally in the rearview mirror, the 2014 NFL season is officially right around the corner. The next time fans see the league’s star players it will be during games on opening weekend. That means one thing: Fantasy football drafts are upon us. In order to get a ready, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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Marc Trestman says 'you can see the explosion' in Santonio Holmes

Chicago Bears wide receiver Santonio Holmes said he was working hard to get the playbook down after being out of football for roughly a year, however, he made his case for earning a roster spot on the team Thursday night in a 33-13 exhibition loss over the Cleveland Browns. Holmes caught a 32-yard TD pass from rookie David Fales and looked explosive in the process. "You...
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Holmes stakes claim to roster spot

Chicago Bears WR Santonio Holmes hauled in a short pass and raced  32 yards for a touchdown while adding a nifty 30-yard punt return to help his cause for a roster spot in the Bears 33-13 loss to the Browns in the preseason finale at Cleveland Thursday night. The former Super MVP is hoping his two week audition impressed coaches and [...]
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Preseason Week 4: Santonio Holmes Alert

Losing the game wasn’t as important for the Chicago Bears as was evaluating key players and their performances.  So what stuck out in Cleveland? David Fales shows poise against Brown #1 defense Putting up three points with 2nd and 3rd stringers against the #1 Browns defense is a victory by itself.  In truth David Fales showed a lot of the attributes that drew him to Chicago,...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Can any of these 10 guys to watch be future stars for the Chicago Bears?

Tonight, every NFL team plays their final preseason game. The next time we’ll see them on the field, it will be the opening weekend of the season. That means that this weekend, there won’t be any professional football to watch. For the only time until after the Super Bowl, the NFL won’t dominate the conversation and be on nearly every television. So what’s a fan to do with...
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Jordan Lynch Faces Idol – Calls it “Nerve-Racking”

The Bears are getting ready to square-off against the Browns tonight and one of the guys Chicagoans will have their eye on – Chicago’s own Jordan Lynch. The former NIU star will look for a big performance in hopes of making the 53-man roster. He’s had a great tune-up for this all-important game going up against his idol during training camp. He told the guys of 2 Beers In...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Santonio Holmes battling to learn new offense with time running out

Chicago Bears wide receiver Santonio Holmes has been out of football for roughly a year and when he was playing he didn't make many friends in New York. After getting kicked out of the huddle by another former Jet Mark Sanchez, Holmes reputaion took a major hit, however, getting a fresh start with the Bears has given him an opportunity, but he must prove he can pick up the...
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Chicago news: Patrick Mannelly replaces McNeil on WSCR; Spiegel’s new partner

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...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman underrated?

Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman was ranked 22nd in the list ESPN (Insider) compiled, but was fifth amongst coaches with one year of experience. ESPN’s list was based off of rankings from “league insiders” with Bill Belichek topping the list, followed by other coaches with Super Bowl victories under their belts. Only three of the top 10 coaches on the list don’t have...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears roster at 75 with release of Frey, Brown

The Chicago Bears trimmed two more veterans to reach the NFL-mandated 75 player limit Tuesday, releasing CB Isaiah Frey and OL James Brown. Frey, a 2012 sixth-round pick from Nevada, took over the nickel back job last season when Kelvin Hayden went down for the year with a training camp injury. Frey himself was sidelined through much of camp this [...]
Via Bears Claws
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tuesday web roundup: Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears release safety Craig Steltz ► The Chicago Bears terminated the contract of vested veteran safety Craig Steltz on Monday, the team announced. Collins, Wilson Among 9 Players Cut By Bears ► The Chicago Bears have cut nine players from their roster.... Chicago Bears 2014 Season Preview ► Alshon Jeffery debuts high on #NFLRank ► Apparently, a pair of tennis...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bears releasing veteran S Adrian Wilson

Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports that the Bears have informed veteran S Adrian Wilson that he will be released. Wilson, 34, signed a one-year deal with the Bears back in late June and was competing for a roster spot behind and Ryan Mundy and rookie Brock Vereen. He signed a three-year deal worth $5 million that included a $1 million signing bonus with the Patriots last...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss
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