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2013 NFL News: Bears Down To 58 Players After Waiving Allen, Onobun and Others

The Chicago Bears announced on Friday afternoon that nine players had been released including three-year starter J’Marcus Webb and last year’s third-round pick Brandon Hardin. Later on Friday, the Bears announced their second wave of cuts which included: running backs Armando Allen and Harvey Unga, tight end Fendi Onobun, cornerback Demontre Hurst, defensive ends Aston Whiteside...
Via Bears Backer
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL News: Bears Down To 58 Players After Waiving Allen, Onobun and Others

The Chicago Bears announced on Friday afternoon that nine players had been released including three-year starter J'Marcus Webb and last year's third-round pick Brandon Hardin. Later on Friday, the Bears announced their second wave of cuts which included: running backs Armando Allen and Harvey Unga, tight end Fendi Onobun, cornerback Demontre Hurst, defensive ends Aston...
Via Sports Blog Net
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Bears cut 17 players

The Chicago Bears have waived 17 players, including TE Fendi Onobun and RB Armando Allen. The full list of cuts is below.
Via chi.scout.com
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Training Camp: Ford Has A Big Chance To Earn Roster Spot With Allen Out

Rookie running back Michael Ford has been battling for a roster since landing in the windy city on April 28. Now with Armando Allen week-to-week with a hamstring injury, Ford has a big chance to carve out a permanent place with the Chicago Bears. The 5'10", 216 pounder went undrafted out of LSU this year. The Bears were excited to add him to the mix because of his speed...
Via Sports Blog Net
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Training Camp: Ford Has A Big Chance To Earn Roster Spot With Allen Out

Rookie running back Michael Ford has been battling for a roster since landing in the windy city on April 28. Now with Armando Allen week-to-week with a hamstring injury, Ford has a big chance to carve out a permanent place with the Chicago Bears. The 5’10″, 216 pounder went undrafted out of LSU this year. The Bears were excited to add him to the mix because of his speed and abilities...
Via Bears Backer
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Curtis Brinkley Lands in Chicago

Newly signed running back Curtis Brinkley will have a chance to win the No. 3 spot behind Matt Forte and Michael Bush.Fantasy Spin:Brinkley will have to beat out Armando Allen, but Allen is currently sidelined with a hamstring injury. Brinkley did nothing in his opportunities with the Chargers over the past two seasons to make any fantasy contribution likely unless the Bears'...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

RB Curtis Brinkley to Bears, Pending Physical

According to the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Chicago Bears will sign free agent running back Curtis Brinkley Monday afternoon, pending a passed physical. Brinkley, 27, was released by the Chargers at the end of last season. He did have some upside as a backup to Ryan Mathews and Mike Tolbert a couple of seasons ago, but now is clearly expendable. The criticism of Brinkley is...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Allen vs. Ford at OTAs

We take an in-depth look at the competition for the Chicago Bears' third running back position, featuring third-year player Armando Allen and undrafted rookie Michael Ford.
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May 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Bears' Allen pulling for his Irish

Armando Allen, a Notre Dame graduate, is the only Chicago Bears player to play for either team in the BCS Championship game. We sat down with Allen to get his thoughts on tonight’s game.
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January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears injury report: Pettigrew doubtful for season finale

Brandon Pettigrew made his return to practice this week for the Lions but remains doubtful for the season finale Sunday as the Lions tight end continues to deal with an ankle injury. Meanwhile the Lions continue to have problems with injuries on the defensive line as tackle Sammie Hill (toe) was not a participant at all in Allen Park throughout the week and is out for today’s game...
Via The Majors Detroit
December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Allen making strides in second season

Chicago Bears running back Armando Allen, the team’s third running back, is carving out a niche on offense, while also serving a large role on special teams.
Via chi.scout.com
November 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Week Three NFL Preview: St. Louis Rams @ Chicago Bears

The St. Louis Rams and Chicago Bears will meet for the 90th time ever on Sunday. The Bears lead the all-time series 51-35-3. The last time these two teams squared off was in 2009, when the Bears won 17-9 at Soldier Field. The Bears have bounced back from big losses pretty well as of late. They’ve won 14 of 18 games following a loss by 10 or more points since 2006. Unfortunately...
Via Bears Backer
September 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Week Three NFL Preview: St. Louis Rams @ Chicago Bears

The St. Louis Rams and Chicago Bears will meet for the 90th time ever on Sunday. The Bears lead the all-time series 51-35-3. The last time these two teams squared off was in 2009, when the Bears won 17-9 at Soldier Field. The Bears have bounced back from big losses pretty well as of late. They've won 14 of 18 games following a loss by 10 or more points since 2006. Unfortunately...
Via Sports Blog Net
September 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears shelve Booker, promote Allen

On the eve of Sunday’s regular season opener against the Indianapolis Colts, the Chicago Bears made a series of roster moves. The Bears placed injured running back Lorenzo Booker on injured reserve. The veteran running back had won a roster spot with his play during the preseason, but suffered an apparent concussion during the exhibition finale at Cleveland. Armando Allen [...]
Via Bears Claws
September 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears release Booker, Trahan, add Allen

The Chicago Bears elevated running back Armando Allen from the practice squad to the active roster, waived linebacker Patrick Trahan and terminated the contract of vested veteran running back Lorenzo Booker, the team announced Saturday. Allen played in two games for the Bears last year with 15 carries for 48 yards. He spent the rest of the season on the practice squad.Trahan appeared...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears Bring Back Eight Familiar Faces To The Practice Squad

Today NFL teams were able to organize their practice squads. The Chicago Bears announced their eight man squad just about two hours after the 11:00 a.m. initial start. Here are the eight players that make up the practice squad. QB (1): Matt Blanchard [23] RB (2): Armando Allen [23] , Harvey Unga [25] WR (1): Joe Anderson [23] OL (2): James Brown [23], Cory Brandon [24] DE...
Via Sports Blog Net
September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears Bring Back Eight Familiar Faces To The Practice Squad

Today NFL teams were able to organize their practice squads. The Chicago Bears announced their eight man squad just about two hours after the 11:00 a.m. initial start. Here are the eight players that make up the practice squad. QB (1): Matt Blanchard [23] RB (2): Armando Allen [23] , Harvey Unga [25] WR (1): Joe Anderson [23] OL (2): James Brown [23], Cory Brandon [24] DE (1): Aston...
Via Bears Backer
September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Turk visits Bears

The Chicago Bears got down to the 53-man roster limit Friday, releasing, among others, quarterback Josh McCown and running back Armando Allen. It was a bitter pill to swallow for both, who came off outstanding efforts in Thursday’s preseason finale against Cleveland. Circumstances worked against both, with the Bears preferring to carry two quarterbacks and investing a lot of money into [...]
Via Bears Claws
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

McCown and Allen Cut, Clutts Traded, and the Return of Amobi Okoye

Last night’s preseason finale saw both Josh McCown and Armando Allen excel when given their chance to start but their strong performances were not enough to sway the organization into keeping them.  McCown and Allen were both released today ahead of the 53-man roster deadline this evening. McCown had himself a strong game last night going 16 of 20 with two touchdowns while Allen...
Via Bears Backer
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

McCown and Allen Cut, Clutts Traded, and the Return of Amobi Okoye

Last night's preseason finale saw both Josh McCown and Armando Allen excel when given their chance to start but their strong performances were not enough to sway the organization into keeping them.  McCown and Allen were both released today ahead of the 53-man roster deadline this evening. McCown had himself a strong game last night going 16 of 20 with two touchdowns while...
Via Sports Blog Net
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears reserves shine in preseason finale

Third-string quarterback Josh McCown threw for two touchdowns and backup running backs Armando Allen and Lorenzo Booker combined for 164 yards as the Chicago Bears wrapped up the preseason with a 28-20 victory over the Cleveland Browns Thursday night. For the what it’s worth category, the Bears finished the preseason 3-1, and are now 19-18 in exhibition play during Lovie [...]
Via Bears Claws
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Roster spots up for grabs in preseason finale

With the 53 man roster cut down looming for the Chicago Bears , let’s take a look at the competition for the final roster spots. First up, let’s look at the offense: -Armando Allen vs. Lorenzo Booker,  third RB: Booker could turn out to be a reclamation project. He returned a kick 105 yards for a touchdown in the game [...]
Via Bears Claws
August 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Five Players to Watch: Preseason Week Four

Thursday night in Cleveland will mark the end of the preseason for the Bears and put them that much closer to the start of the regular season. Game 4 of the preseason often means that most starters may play only a series or two or if at all. The fourth preseason game will give the staff the opportunity to take their final look at players on the bubble. Here is my list of five players...
Via Bears Backer
August 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Five Players to Watch: Preseason Week Four

Thursday night in Cleveland will mark the end of the preseason for the Bears and put them that much closer to the start of the regular season. Game 4 of the preseason often means that most starters may play only a series or two or if at all. The fourth preseason game will give the staff the opportunity to take their final look at players on the bubble. Here is my list of five players...
Via Sports Blog Net
August 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Down to the wire: Allen vs. Booker

Only a few Bears roster spots are still available and one of those is the team’s third running back. Armando Allen and Lorenzo Booker each has an opportunity tomorrow to claim that position.
Via chi.scout.com
August 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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