Bears Injury Update: Jared Allen, Brandon Marshall, Alshon Jeffery

Following a terrific come from behind win against the San Francisco 49ers, the Chicago Bears are still hobbling. Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery were both questionable for the game and both ended up playing. They are both, however, still listed on the week three injury report.#180146496 / gettyimages.comAccording to Darryl Slater of the NJ.com,....The Bears were without their...
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4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jared Allen held out of practice

Bears defensive end Jared Allen was held out of Thursday’s practice with a back injury. #Bears DE Jared Allen did not practice with a back injury today — Brad Biggs (@BradBiggs) September 18, 2014 Allen is one of the toughest players in the NFL, I would expect him to play this week. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME&...
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New Year, New Look, Same old Bears

Week 1 of the NFL season is in the books, and I needed to move beyond “Over-reaction Monday”. I needed to get past “Cash-in-the-season Tuesday”. I thought I’d be fine, but then came “When-does-hockey-start Wednesday”. Yes, it has been difficult recovering from the Bears’ Week 1 loss to the Bills. With such a front loaded schedule, this one was supposed to be the “gimme”...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jared Allen Makes First Big Play For the Chicago Bears

When the Minnesota Vikings let Jared Allen go they figured he was getting older and would soon decline. When the Chicago Bears picked him they figured they were adding another Monster to the Midway. Last week against Buffalo he didn't prove the Bears were right to sign him.So this week he did.@_MarcusD_/TwitterRead more »
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GAME PICK: Chicago Bears at San Francisco 49ers

Week 2 is at hand for the Chicago Bears.  Based on up-to-date information, how will they do against the San Francisco 49ers? Offensive Matchup To Watch Brandon Marshall against Perrish Cox The 49ers were already hurting on defense before their week 1 game in Dallas.  Now word is filtering through that they may be without not one but both of their starting cornerbacks Tramaine Brock...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Key Facts for Chicago Bears vs. San Francisco 49ers

Wondering what to expect in the upcoming matchup between the Chicago Bears and San Francisco 49ers? Here are some relevant facts to note. On the Ground in 2013 Matt Forte ran for 100 yards in five games last season.  Three of them were against 3-4 defenses. San Francisco had the 3rd ranked rushing attack.  Chicago had the 32nd ranked rushing defense. Frank Gore and Colin Kaepernick...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Previewing week one

The Chicago Bears open up their 2014 campaign hosting the Buffalo Bills at Soldier Field Sunday at noon. This is a big first game for both teams, as there are multiple story lines for each. Chicago Bears debut new-look defense One of the biggest story lines heading into Sunday afternoon’s tilt will most certainly be the defense. All of the talk in the offseason has mainly been...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Two Huge Differences Between Jared Allen and Julius Peppers

The recent acquisition of Jared Allen has Chicago Bears fans excited for 2014, even though Julius Peppers landed in Green Bay. Most people see Allen as an upgrade over Peppers, but very few are talking about why. Why is Jared Allen a better 4-3 defensive end than Julius Peppers? Here are two huge differences between the star athletes. 1. Snap Count Jared Allen doesn’t come off...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Jared Allen does the ice bucket challenge better than you

If you haven’t seen videos of the ice bucket challenge yet odds are you don’t own a television or internet connection or are living in some distant solar system that we have yet to discover. In any case, it’s a promotion which is helping raise awareness for ALS, otherwise known as Lou Gherig’s disease. The challenge is simple: once accepted, you either make a donation for...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Allen available for Bears against Jaguars

CHICAGO (AP) Jared Allen is set to make his first appearance for the Chicago Bears. The five-time Pro Bowl defensive end was available for Thursday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars after sitting out the preseason opener. Allen sat last week against Philadelphia because he missed practices with his wife having a baby. Cornerback Tim Jennings was available after being sidelined...
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August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Allen hopes to suit up as Bears face Jaguars on Thursday

  Jared Allen can see it all coming together for the Chicago Bears and their defense. Now, all he needs to do is get on the field. The five-time Pro Bowl defensive end anticipates suiting up for the first time with the Bears when they host the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday. Chicago's prized free agent acquisition, Allen sat out last week's preseason opener against Philadelphia...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Allen hopes to suit up as Bears take on Jaguars

CHICAGO (AP) Jared Allen can see it all coming together for the Chicago Bears and their defense. Now, all he needs to do is get on the field. The five-time Pro Bowl defensive end anticipates suiting up for the first time with the Bears when they host the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday. Chicago's prized free agent acquisition, Allen sat out last week's preseason opener...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

DE Jared Allen already having positive impact for Bears

Jared Allen isn’t trying to be a leader. The Bears already have linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Charles Tillman for that. So Allen prefers to sell himself as a new guy just trying to contribute, not as the Pro Bowl defensive end with the extroverted personality. Still, Allen’s impact, only one day into training camp, is palpable. Teammates and coaches already are lauding...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Could this player make the Hall of Fame based on his stats alone?

I thought we would do something a little different on NFL Draft Diamonds since the Football season is just a few weeks away.  I wanted to pick out several players that I feel are worthy of making the Hall of Fame, and wanted to see if their stats justify them.  Tell me what you think […] The post Could this player make the Hall of Fame based on his stats alone? appeared first...
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Lamarr Houston: “Playing with Jared Allen is Like Stealing Money”

Bears defensive end Lamarr Houston raved about playing with Jared Allen during an interview with The Post Game. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Lamarr Houston: “Playing with Jared Allen is Like Stealing Money” appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Marc Trestman: Time to return to Bears football

Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman invited Mike Singletary, Mike Ditka, Otis Wilson and Gale Sayers to Halas Hall to speak to the club about what it means to be a Chicago Bear. “The one thing we’ve done this year, we’ve tried to bring, tried to do a little bit more — because we’ve got so many new faces — [is to bring in former players to explain] what being a Bear is...
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July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears DE Jared Allen named top-10 in NFL, Nos. 11-20 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 defensive ends in the NFL today, there were some people angry about their favorite team’s top pass rusher not making the list. It made for a bit of spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s DE to making the list? To provide an answer, the editors...
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July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears Defensive Lineman Jared Allen Building a Home for Injured War Veteran

New Chicago Bears defensive linemen Jared Allen has been a big supporter of the men and women of the Armed Forces for years. During his days with the Minnesota Vikings he even formed a charity--Homes for Wounded Warriors Foundation--to help wounded veterans make their homes handicap accessible.Last week he returned to Minnesota in order to attend a special occasion for his charity...
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June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears DE Jared Allen named top-10 in the NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rewind: Power Rankings, the Chicago Bears nickname, MVP odds, more

In case you missed it, the best columns from the cover32 universe this past week. National Columns - Top 10 in 2014: The best offensive tackles in the NFL today (READ) - Power Rankings: Rating NFL team nicknames from 1-32 (READ) - Ten teams that should have never passed on Colin Kaepernick (READ) - New NFL MVP odds for 2014 released (READ) You may also be interested in:Rewind...
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June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

WEEKLY REWIND: Jared Allen energized by change, Bears fans should relax on OTAs and NFC North threats

There are only seven weeks until the start of training camp but the Bears are already heating up. We had a fight this week and a new veteran is hyped about the season. Here’s what you missed this week. Don’t forget for the national rewind tomorrow.   Jared Allen is energized by change. (Read) Bears fans shouldn’t get too excited about OTAs. (Read) Players fighting, deal or...
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June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Jared Allen is energized by change

New defensive end Jared Allen got to hit the field with his new team last week. Allen took part in OTAs and talked to the media to discuss him joining the Bears. “I think change is good if you allow it to be good,” said Allen. “It definitely energizes you.” Allen knew it was time to move on from Minnesota. He visited the Seattle Seahawks but ultimately left without a deal...
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June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Eye Popping Stat About Jared Allen

Posted to Chicago BearsJared Allen seemed to have “lost gas” for the Minnesota Vikings. He simply didn’t produce as well on the field in 2013 as he did in past years, but there’s a reason why. In the last 3 years, Jared Allen has played 3,276 snaps for the Minnesota Vikings which is an average of over 68 per game. Defensive lineman are supposed to be rotated throughout the...
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Jared Allen Ranks Among NFL’s Top 100

Posted to Monsters of the MidwayJared Allen was ranked #68 on the NFL’s list of Top 100 Players of 2014. http://sportsmockery.com/messageboard/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Jared-Allen-Top-100.mp4 Should the new Bears sack master be rated higher? What do you think? Note: There is a poll embedded within this post, please visit the site to participate in this post's poll. 8 total...
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

5 Challenges the Packers will face this season

Even after a quality offseason where the Packers addressed several needs, Green Bay’s division rivals have made enough moves to pose serious threats to its chances at winning the division. Here are five challenges the Packers will face from within the NFC North. Defending Calvin Johnson With the additions of Golden Tate and Eric Ebron, the Detroit Lions have added enough complementary...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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