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Three biggest additions to the Chicago Bears roster for 2015

General manager Ryan Pace focused a considerable amount of time in the offseason on revamping the defense, while also signing some key offensive weapons in an effort to put the team in the best possible position to succeed this season. With that in mind, let’s take a look at some key acquisitions who should help the Chicago Bears get back to prominence. Who are the three biggest...
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Brilliant blog exposes Chicago Bears coach John Fox for what he really is: Mediocre

Chicago Bears fans were elated when the team hired new head coach John Fox last January. Whether they were happy about Fox or just the fact he wasn’t named Marc Trestman is a fair question, but a breath of fresh air was needed. Fox won four straight AFC West titles in Denver and most viewed him as a home-run hire. But ask any Broncos fan what they think of Fox and the reviews...
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Three Jacksonville Jaguars that should be considered for the Hall of Fame

In most recent memory, the Jacksonville Jaguars have been a franchise in which more embarrassing moments outweigh the great ones. But, it hasn’t always been that way. It used to be that teams feared the Jags and that they were a potential contender each and every season. The Jaguars went on a run of making the playoffs four consecutive seasons dating back to 1996, and then again...
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DE Jared Allen: You go out and get John Fox, Vic Fangio and Adam Gase - you're sending a message we're not messing around

Chicago Bears linebacker Jared Allen said that the team in 2014 wasn't mentally prepared to be successful, but the moves the front office have made this offseason shows the organization is serious about winning. "Our attitudes weren't in position for us to be successful (last season)," Allen said, via USA TODAY Sports. "It's going to completely change. It's a 180, and that...
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Four Chicago Bears who have to produce in 2015

It’s obvious the 2014 season did not go as planned for the Chicago Bears. They were supposed to be dark-horse NFC title contenders, led by their explosive offense and rebuilt defense…well that didn’t happen. The team limped their way to a 5-11 record, while their offense showed none of the efficiency it had the season before and the defense continued to be historically bad...
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2014 first round pick CB Kyle Fuller continues to impress coaching staff

Chicago Bears second-year cornerback Kyle Fuller has impressed the coaching staff this offseason learning new defensive coordinator Vic Fangio's aggressive press coverage scheme. Coach John Fox praised Fuller's work ethic and what he expects from him going forward. “More of the same,” Fox said, via the Baltimore Sun. “I think he's a longer, bigger guy at the corner...
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Are the Oakland Raiders ready to win again?

Will they ever be good enough? Have the Oakland Raiders made enough changes or added enough pieces to ever compete for a Super Bowl again? As far as for the 2015 season, no they have not. The true Achilles heel of this franchise is the coaching staff. They’re good, just not great.   Starting with this new coaching staff, Jack Del Rio was named head coach of the Oakland organization...
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What Will the Denver Broncos’ Offense Look Like in 2015?

DENVER, CO – JANUARY 11: Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos walks off the field after losing 24-13 to the Indianapolis Colts in a 2015 AFC Divisional Playoff game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 11, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) The past three seasons with Peyton Manning under center has proved fruitful for the Denver Broncos’...
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Three Bears Who Need To Step Up Their Game in 2015

Before the 2014 season, many analysts projected the Bears to improve from their 8-8 standing in 2013 and begin the push toward a playoff berth. But instead of a playoff berth in 2014, the Bears drastically backtracked to a 5-11 record to finish in the cellar of the NFC North.Last year, the Bears had many excuses as to why their play diminished: Marc Trestman had no control of the...
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Why the Denver Broncos will win the AFC West this year

The Denver Broncos have won the past four AFC West division titles, and 2015 should conclude with a fifth consecutive AFC West crown for Denver. When the Broncos parted ways with head coach John Fox earlier in the offseason, many doubted whether or not it was the right decision at the time. Although the Broncos won four straight AFC West division titles under his four year tenure...
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John Fox ranked No. 9 in NFL coach power rankings

Chicago Bears coach John Fox has taken two teams to the Super Bowl (Panthers/Broncos) and is known for putting together great coaching staffs. Fox is considered a defensive-minded coach, but presided over a record setting offense as the head coach of the Broncos. He's in charged with getting the Bears back to prominence and according to Elliot Harrison of NFL.com, Fox ranking...
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Thursday web roundup: Chicago Bears

Can Tim Jennings Return to Pro Bowl Form in the Chicago Bears New Defense? Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings flourished playing under former head coach Smith, but the veteran defensive back took a step back last season ... Bears offseason report: Can John Fox spark another quick turnaround? New Chicago Bears coach John Fox told players during an offseason gathering "our...
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John Fox Confident Chicago Bears are Trending Upward After Strong Offseason

Chicago Bears head coach John Fox yells out over the field during NFL football minicamp, Wednesday, June 17, 2015, in Lake Forest, Ill. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) No NFL team enters an offseason without questions and intrigue about the future even if they try to avoid them. But new Chicago Bears head coach John Fox has weathered the storm of the Ray McDonald signing, an undisclosed...
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Chicago Bears: Burning questions loom as camp nears

The Chicago Bears begin training camp about a month from now, and there are multiple burning questions that will undoubtedly be topics of conversation among Bears fans until they see some semblance of an on-field product. In the meantime, let’s delve into those questions in an attempt to quell some anxiety. Will we see more of Kyle Long at right tackle? Ever since he was drafted...
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Predicting three potential Chicago Bears’ award winners

The Chicago Bears aren’t going through very high expectations right now. The team is completely rebuilding, and new head coach John Fox has his work cut out for him, as the impatient Bears fans are expecting a playoff team very soon. Well, the Bears have a lot of talent, but there is a lot of work to do if they’re going to surprise the league next year. Still, you can’t count...
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Chicago Bears Adjust to new Defensive Scheme

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – DECEMBER 28: Christian Jones #59 of the Chicago Bears tackles Joe Banyard #23 of the Minnesota Vikings during the second quarter of the game on December 28, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) When the Chicago Bears made organizational changes during the offseason, there was speculation by experts in the...
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Indianpolis Colts Will Take Break and Practice Against Chicago Bears

GLENDALE, AZ – JANUARY 25: Team Carter quarterback Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts on the sidelines during the first half of the 2015 Pro Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 25, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) The dog days of summer can grab on for everyone. The hot days become longer and longer for football players...
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Will the Denver Broncos Regret Letting Go of John Fox?

Denver Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak smiles as he talks to the media following an NFL football organized team activity, Monday, June 15, 2015, in Englewood, Colo. (Mandatory credit: AP Photo/Jack Dempsey) Coaches didn’t used to be treated like this, filing in and out of positions like some turn stile or carousel, but that’s the world of sport we live in today, when there...
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St. Louis Rams: Schedule preview (Weeks 10-13)

After projecting the first half of the St. Louis Rams season, the team sits at 5-3, and trending upwards after a stretch of winnable games to wrap up the first half. Now, the Rams have games against a four good football teams that will test if the young St. Louis team can win close games. Week 10: vs Chicago QB Jay Cutler leads what could be a potent Bears offense into St. Louis...
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2 moves the Chicago Bears shouldn’t have made in the offseason

The Chicago Bears had a major change and overhaul during the offseason. New head coach John Fox, defensive coordinator Vic Fangio and general manager Ryan Pace have major roles in trying to turn around a frustrating franchise. Chicago cleaned house and allowed many veterans to go as they enter rebuilding mode whilst trying to find their identity. Whether or not they’ve done enough...
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Addition of Coaches John Fox and Vic Fangio Could Re-energize Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears head coach John Fox yells out over the field during NFL football minicamp, Wednesday, June 17, 2015, in Lake Forest, Ill. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) The Chicago Bears did not have an impressive season last year, finishing with a record of 5-11. They have made some changes within the staff that they hope will re-energize the team and get them back on track. The...
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Bears offensive line will need time to come together

Chicago Bears coach John Fox told his players there isn't a quick fix to becoming a cohesive offensive line and when training camp starts, they can expect to be moved around like chess pieces until the coaching staff can find the right combination. “I've told the players: You've got to start somewhere,” coach John Fox said, via CSN Chicago. “It's not where you start the...
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Denver Broncos Have to get Ready for Life Post-Peyton Manning

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning takes part in a passing drill during NFL football minicamp at the team’s headquarters, Thursday, June 11, 2015, in Englewood, Colo. (Mandatory credit: AP Photo/David Zalubowski) The National Football League is a quarterback driven league and for the past 18 years no one has been able to keep up with number 18, formerly of the Indianapolis...
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Chicago Bears coach John Fox hopes to 're-create' Blackhawks' success

Chicago Bears head coach John Fox reflected on his first offseason with the team in a recent Q&A with ESPN's Jeff Dickerson. When Fox was asked about the Chicago Blackhawks' Stanley Cup victory earlier this month, he said the hockey team has whet the Bears' appetite for success."Well, you know, this game is only fun when you win," Fox told ESPN. "My hat's off to coach [Joel]...
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Why Tom Coughlin’s job with the New York Giants is extremely secure

In the days leading up to Super Bowl XLVIII, when he was preparing his Broncos to take on Seattle, do you think John Fox could see himself coaching another team in less than a year? What about Mike Smith, as his Falcons jumped out to a 17-0 first half lead over San Francisco in the NFC Championship game on January 20, 2013? Atlanta looked primed for an appearance in Super Bowl XLVII—only...
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