Chicago Bears Bolster Secondary By Re-Signing Demontre Hurst

Fresh off their physical battle in San Francisco, the Chicago Bears needed help at cornerback.  So they brought back a familiar face. Hurst joins Isaiah Frey on active roster The loss of both Charles Tillman (triceps) and Sherrick McManis (quad) have created a sizeable void at cornerback for Chicago.  Rookie Kyle Fuller is expected to take over for Peanut but the issue of filling...
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22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bears shuffle roster

Still searching for improvement on special teams and to compensate for the loss of CB Charles Tillman, the Chicago Bears made a series of player moves Tuesday. The club’s official release is below: The Chicago Bears have elevated CB Isaiah Frey and WR Rashad Ross to the 53-man roster from the practice squad, signed DT Roy Philon to the practice [...]
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears Make Plethora of Roster Moves

The Chicago Bears are wasting no time trying to rectify their roster, which has been hit hard by injuries, as they made a series of moves today. #Bears have signed DB Isaiah Frey & WR Rashad Ross from practice squad & released RB Shaun Draughn, WR Chris Williams & TE Matthew Mulligan. — Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) September 16, 2014 #Bears also have re-signed DT...
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Bears release three players and sign two from P/S

Today the Chicago Bears opened up a roster spot. The team released three players and signed two from their practice squad. @ChicagoBears: #Bears have signed DB Isaiah Frey & WR Rashad Ross from practice squad & released RB Shaun Draughn, WR Chris Williams & TE Matthew Mulligan. The Bears have an open roster spot so […] The post Bears release three players and sign two...
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Bears promote Frey, Ross from practice squad

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) The Chicago Bears have promoted cornerback Isaiah Frey and receiver Rashad Ross from the practice squad. They also waived running back Shaun Draughn and receiver Chris Williams while terminating the contract of tight end Matthew Mulligan on Tuesday. Frey spent last season as Chicago's primary nickelback and could play a similar role with cornerback Charles...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ten players named to Chicago Bears practice squad

Yesterday we reported that the Chicago Bears shaved down their roster to 53 players in preparation for the regular season. The next roster moves due for NFL teams is deciding who will play on their practice squads. Here’s a primer on practice squad rules, per The Daily Norseman: Practice squad players are just that. . .guys that practice with the team. They don’t play in...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Explaining Updated Chicago Bears Practice Squad Signings

The practice squad is complete for the Chicago Bears as of the time being.  Here are updated explanations for the final four additions. Isaiah Frey – CB He started every game at nickel corner for the Bears in 2013 and didn’t play too badly.  Isaiah Frey looked like he was in heavy competition to do so again but a badly timed hamstring injury kept him out the entire preseason...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears trim fat, bigger cuts coming

The Chicago Bears cut the required amount of players to get the roster down to 75. The initial cut usually involves players that had little to no chance of making the team, or were let go with the hopes of latching on elsewhere. The final day of roster reckoning is August 30. Rosters will have to be down to 53 by 4p.m. ET. There were a couple of surprise cuts, but the biggest news...
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23 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 [...]
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears Cut Roster to 75 Players, Cut CB and OL

The 75-man roster has been reached by the Chicago Bears. #Bears get down to 75 roster maximum by releasing CB Isaiah Frey and OL James Brown. — Brad Biggs (@BradBiggs) August 26, 2014 The Bears released CB Isaiah Frey and OL James Brown Tuesday afternoon, getting their roster spot down to 75 men before the 3 p.m. deadline. The cut of Frey leaves only two players left from Phil...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears get down to 75-man roster

The Bears made their final cuts today to get down to the mandatory 75-man roster. The team will have one more preseason game on Thursday against the Cleveland Browns before having to get to the 53-man roster by Saturday evening. Among the cuts today were cornerback Isaiah Frey and guard James Brown. Frey was the team’s starting nickel last year but lost out after the team decided...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Roster Cuts: 1st Round Winners and Losers

Mixed emotions always cloud the issue during roster cuts.  Here are some Chicago Bears winner and losers from the 1st wave. Winner:  Jordan Lynch The local hero from Northern Illinois survived the early part of the first wave.  To the surprise of many Michael Ford was the first running released from the roster, meaning Jordan Lynch is still alive.  The former quarterback hasn’t...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bears, Browns, Chargers, Cowboys & Packers

  Bears The Bears are monitoring the waiver wire looking for help at wide receiver after the injury to second-year WR Marquess Wilson. (Jeff Dickerson) WR Eric Weems looks like a lock to make the team after Wilson’s injury, and as result of his special teams value. (Jeff Dickerson) CB Isaiah Frey left practice with a right hamstring injury.  He may face an uphill battle to make...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears recent draft picks could be fighting for roster spots

Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery has been praised for his ability to acquire talent through free agency, but a number of his recent draft picks could be on the streets by the end of training camp. Although it may be a longshot in both cases, the most notable players who could find themselves without a team when the Bears break camp are 2012 first-round pick Shea McClellin...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Football: Biggest Bounce Back Candidates

The following players are set to rebound after disappointing 2013 campaigns due to injury, poor play or both.Quarterbacks:Aaron RodgersRodgers was doing what Rodgers does last season before Shea McClellin and Isaiah Frey pancaked his collarbone in week 9. Many Rodgers owners were burned as the will he-won’t he start saga billowed deep into the fantasy playoffs before he returned...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Tales to Tackle Chicago Bears: Isaiah Frey, Giving Kids a Reason to Read Again

Chicago Bears Football — Chicago cornerback Isaiah Frey and the Chicago Bears gave kids a reason to read and write in what started with Staley Da Bear’s Tackle Reading program. “Tales to Tackle” gave kids an incentive to read three books a month. The program targeted children from grades 1 through 5. As a reward for their reading, they attended a football camp led by Frey...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Evaluating the revamped Chicago Bears secondary

Today, we complete our pre-draft evaluation of the defense by taking inventory of the re-worked Chicago Bears secondary.  Previously we evaluated the overhaul of the Bears defensive line,and we also tackled the Bears’ linebacking corps  The Chicago Bears’ secondary might appear to be the primary culprit in the defense’s 25th ranking in  yards per pass attempt allowed...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears will have some extra money to spend

The Bears re-signed Kelvin Hayden on Friday to a one-year deal worth $840,000. Hayden gives the Bears some much needed depth at corner and veteran leadership on defense. Hayden was supposed to be the starting nickel corner last season but was out for the entire year after tearing his hamstring. Isaiah Frey stepped into the role for Hayden. In relation with free agent signings, the...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears re-sign DB Kelvin Hayden

Chicago Bears Football - The Chicago Bears’ GM Phil Emery is at it again, one day after extending center Roberto Garza’s stay in Chicago, he has found a way to agree to terms with another veteran player. This time it is veteran defensive back Kelvin Hayden. Important Help in the Secondary Hayden was signed last year to a one-year deal as well but unfortunately sat out the season...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

The Chicago Bears Are Adding Secondary Players In Off-Season

The Chicago Bears are adding secondary players, as they have already tried out two of them.  At the moment, Tim Jennings and Isaiah Frey are the only two players who are under contract at the cornerback position, and Chris Conte and Major Wright took a lot of criticism for their play during the 2013 season. So the Chicago Bears have been trying out former Baltimore Ravens Free Safety...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears at the Combine

With the NFL Scouting Combine coming up soon it would be interesting to see how some of the current Chicago Bears at the combine would have fared today. Earl Bennett 40 Yard Dash: 4.48 Bench Press Reps: 15 Vertical Jump: 26 Rating: 12 out of 334 Isaiah Frey 40 Yard Dash: 4.45 Bench Press Reps: 18 Vertical Jump: 32 1/2 Rating: 48 out 176 Alshon Jeffery 40 Yard Dash: 4.48 Bench Press...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Frey getting valuable early-season reps

Bears nickelback Isaiah Frey is slowly working his way into the secondary rotation and should see his snap count increase in preparation for pass-happy opponents later in the campaign.
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Will the Chicago Bears get anything from Sherrick McManis?

Is it time for Chicago Bears DB Sherick McManis to step up? Is this is his chance? Nickelback Kelvin Hayden has been ruled out for the season with a torn hamstring, the team announced Wednesday. The “next man in” or “next man up” (I know that CLICHE is so ANNOYING) is second-year cornerback Isaiah Frey. That makes Sherick McManis the new CB3. Not CB4, the Chris Rock gangsta...
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August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Bears’ Kelvin Hayden out for season with torn hamstring

There has seemingly been a rash of significant injuries early in training camp this season. While most have been of the torn ACL variety, Chicago Bears cornerback Kelvin Hayden’s ailment is different, a torn hamstring. Still, it has the same effect, as the Bears will be without Hayden for the remainder of the season due to the injury, according to Brad Biggs of The Chicago Tribune...
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August 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Meet a Rising Star In Cornerback Isaiah Frey

Not every player in the NFL starts with a dream of playing football as a career-- take Chicago Bears cornerback Isaiah Frey for instance.  A graduate of Jesuit High School in Carmichael, California, he was named MVP two years in a row, had 3,200 all purpose yards and 37 touchdowns. Isaiah continued this run by recording 76 tackles and 10 interceptions during his junior and senior...
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August 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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