Latest Free Agent Signing Points to the End of Charles Tillman’s Career in Chicago

As soon as the signing of free agent cornerback Alan Ball was announced Friday morning, some Chicago Bears fans read the writing on the wall. Bears’ GM Ryan Pace inked Ball to a one-year deal, adding the eight-year veteran to Chicago’s secondary. Kyle Fuller and Tim Jennings are the current starting cornerbacks for the Bears and Ball joins the duo adding more depth to the position...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears must target Landon Collins

The Chicago Bears made some huge changes to their coaching staff this offseason, hiring John Fox, Adam Gase, and Vic Fangio. Fangio was the mastermind behind the San Francisco 49ers’ defense over the past few seasons and is a huge upgrade over what Chicago had last season. That being said, there are some major needs this offseason on the defensive side of the football. Chicago...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Should the Bears Re-Sign Charles Tillman?

It was a rough season to say the least for the Chicago Bears defense last year. A team historically known as a defensive powerhouse, struggled throughout the year due to inexperience and injuries. One of the few veterans on that side of the ball, cornerback Charles Tillman, was absent most of the year. Tillman, who has spent all 12 seasons with the Bears, played in just two games...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman’s time with the Chicago Bears may be coming to an end

Rumor has it that cornerback Charles Tillman desperately wants to win a Super Bowl and he won’t stop playing until that dream comes true. That means there’s a good chance that his time with the Chicago Bears is coming to an end… AROUND COVER32 Free Agents: The top-10 wide receivers on the market Power Rankings: Rating the faces of the franchise from 1-32 Here’s what Tillman...
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February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

One Of A Kind: Charles Tillman Proves He Is In A Class Of His Own

“I’m not going to stop until I die.” There are plenty of professional athletes who have muttered those words, but not many back them up. In the case of those that talk the talk and walk the walk, there’s no better prime example than cornerback Charles Tillman of the Chicago Bears. Tillman spoke those exact […]
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February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman: Megatron still ‘the best receiver in the game’

Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman, when healthy, is faced with the daunting task of covering Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson twice per season. The two have had some epic battles over the years, and Tillman knows Johnson as well as anyone. Both players battled through injuries last year, with Tillman missing all but two games with a triceps injury. Johnson missed...
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February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman Would Be Open to Playing for Hated Rival

Free agent cornerback Charles Tillman was born in Chicago, has played his entire 12-year NFL career with the Bears, and is probably one of the most popular players in franchise history. That still doesn’t mean he wouldn’t play for one of the Bears’ most hated rivals. When asked about whether he would still be open to signing with the Detroit Lions, who may be in need of a veteran...
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February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

After Meeting John Fox, Charles Tillman Wants Back On The Bears Too

Charles Tillman, winner of the 2014 NFL Walter Payton Award, recently made a trip to Halas Hall to visit with his teammates and meet the new head coach of the Chicago Bears. After only spending roughly 30-60 seconds with John Fox, Tillman said he wants back on the Bears too. “I saw some people; I saw everybody,” Tillman said Thursday of a recent visit to Halas Hall. “I just...
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January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Starters Who Will Not Be Back in 2015

With a new general manager and coaching staff, the Chicago Bears roster could see a pretty big overhaul this offseason. Familiar faces of the organization will not be re-signed. Especially since all signs point to defensive coordinator Vic Fangio implementing a transition to a 3-4 scheme or at least a hybrid version this season for the defense. Here are five players who will not...
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January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman Tweets Some BIG NEWS

The best cornerback in the history of the Chicago Bears franchise is expected to depart from the team this year after 12 long seasons. However, a recent tweet from Peanut indicates he could be returning to Chicago. Bear fans, I just found out some great news that will benefit us all about me staying in Chicago. @RapSheet doesn't even have this news. — Charles Tillman (@peanuttillman...
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January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman Returning To The Bears Next Season?

Impending free agent CB Charles Tillman indicated via his Twitter account Friday that he could be back with the Bears next season. Bear fans, I just found out some great news that will benefit us all about me staying in Chicago. @RapSheet doesn’t even have this news. — Charles Tillman (@peanuttillman) January 23, 2015 Tillman is scheduled to be an unrestricted free agent in...
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January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

How Much Charles Tillman and Kyle Fuller Have in Common Will Surprise You

The Chicago Bears were hoping beyond hope that they were drafting the next Charles Tillman when they took Kyle Fuller with the 14th pick in the NFL draft last May.  Based on early indications and a few unnerving similarities, they may have done just that. Both Born In February The first connection people may be surprised to know is that Fuller and Tillman were actually born in...
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January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman Says Goodbye to Chicago Via Twitter

Charles “Peanut” Tillman is truly one of the greatest Chicago Bears in the team’s storied history and beloved by the fans for being a great man both on and off the field. Thank you Chicago for everything. 12 years of being in the best sports town in the world has truly been a blessing. — Charles Tillman (@peanuttillman) December 29, 2014 #TrulyBlessed...
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December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman’s Story About His Collapsed Lung Will Leave You Breathless

  BEST – Charles “Peanut” Tillman filled in for Brandon Marshall on the Waddle and Silvy show today and talked about his bone-chilling experience when he had a collapsed lung in 2009. Brandon Marshall suffered a collapsed lung during the Chicago Bears’ 41-28 loss to the Dallas Cowboys. Marshall’s extended hospitalization, the team said, was required for additional treatment...
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December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman Gives Free Bears Tickets to Veterans

Charles Tillman of the Chicago Bears continued his generous acts this past weekend by giving away free tickets to veterans. Last year, the two-time Pro Bowler was awarded the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year. In 2011, Tillman was awarded the NFL Salute to Service Award. Not only has Tillman been an exceptional football player during his tenure in Chicago, but his off the field work...
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November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Locker Room Drama Overblown

Charles Tillman has been with the Chicago Bears a long time, so he knows what good and bad situations look like in a locker room.  He was present last Sunday after his team fell 27-14 to the Miami Dolphins at home, their third-straight home loss of the 2014 season.  According to various reports, wide receiver Brandon Marshall was heard yelling at teammates, and at one point may...
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October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman: “Chicago Bears are Pieces of Meat”

Lamarr Houston took to social media to lambaste Chicago Bears fans after Sunday’s loss to the Carolina Panthers. Charles Tillman didn’t defend Houston’s actions, but he didn’t necessarily defend the fans either. Tillman is a part of the media now, but still speaks with the mind of a player. Peanut went on CSN Chicago and had some interesting things to say about the chain...
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October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman to Try TV…Again

Chicago Bears CB Charles Tillman has a lot of free time on his hands after being placed on season ending IR, and is going to get some more practice in front of a camera. Tillman will try his hand at being a TV analyst every Monday for the rest of the NFL season. Comcast SportsNet Chicago will have Tillman on the day after game days this season to analyze the Bears’ performance...
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September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Peanut Doesn’t Approve of Mel Tucker’s Call

Check out this GIF of Charles Tillman shaking his head in disbelief after Mel Tucker makes his defensive call. Tillman clearly rolls his eyes and shakes his head after hearing the call from Tucker. Peanut seems to have the same feelings as a lot of the Chicago fans. Most people thought Mel Tucker should have been fired after the 2013 season when the Chicago Bears had the worst defense...
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September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Injuries are mounting for the Chicago Bears as they head into Monday Night

The Chicago Bears have certainly  had their fair share of injuries so far this season. They are already without wide receiver Marques Wilson, who should be back this season, but now they are also without Charles Tillman for the year after he tore his triceps last weekend. Unfortunately the list is getting bigger with some key players on it. For Monday’s game against the Jets...
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: A look at Charles Tillman’s career and how he will be replaced

The Chicago Bears announced Charles Tillman will be placed on season-ending injured reserve after he tore his triceps for the second straight season. This isn’t what fans wanted to hear as they adore Tillman not only as a player but also as a person. NFL reporters and players tweeted out nothing but kind words for Tillman. Zach Zaidman, Bears sideline reporter, had this to say...
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

What Charles Tillman’s season-ending injury means for the Chicago Bears

In 2003, the Chicago Bears selected Charles Tillman from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in the second round of the NFL Draft. They acquired more than just a ball hawk cornerback that has molded himself into one of Chicago’s best defensive players, in a franchise built on prolific defensive talent; but were rather graced with a leader, both on the field and in the locker...
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Latest Tillman injury clouds Bears future

The Chicago Bears huge comeback win over San Francisco Sunday night didn’t come without a price. The Bears announced Monday that veteran CB Charles Tillman will be lost for the second consecutive season with a triceps injury. The team’s sobering press release announcing the move and Tillman’s classy statement to Bears fans is below: The Chicago Bears have placed CB [...]
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September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Tillman Vows He Isn’t Done With Chicago Bears

Everyone was saddened to hear about the injury that will end the season for Charles Tillman.  However, the Chicago Bears veteran vows he isn’t done yet. Marc Trestman  Sees Continued Value In Peanut The reasoning starts with head coach Marc Trestman.  When interviewed following the Bears’ victory in San Francisco, he was asked about the triceps injury to Tillman that would...
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September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears place Tillman on IR with torn triceps, will miss rest of season

  The Chicago Bears say cornerback Charles Tillman will miss the remainder of the season after tearing his right triceps. The Bears placed the two-time Pro Bowl player on injured reserve Monday. Tillman came up clutching his arm in pain in the third quarter of Sunday's win at San Francisco after he got tangled with the 49ers' Michael Crabtree on a run along the sideline by Colin...
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September 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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