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The Chicago Bears 2015 Free Agent List and Who They Need To Keep

High roster turnover is nothing new to the Chicago Bears as 22 players prepare to possible hit 2015 free agency.  Which names among that group should the team allow to leave and which ones do they need to lock up? Anthony Walters (S) A backup safety brought in for depth and special teams experience.  Only for the latter reason would he be re-signed and that is not likely...
Via Sports Mockery
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Thursday 12/11

Bears Bears placed MLB D.J. Williams on season-ending injured reserve. (NFLTR) Bears signed RB/FB Montell Owens. (NFLTR) Bengals Bengals signed NT Kwame Geathers to their practice squad. Redskins Redskins placed OT Morgan Moses on season-ending injured reserve. (NFLTR) Redskins promoted RB Chris Thompson from the practice squad. Redskins signed OT Edwan Coughman to their...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears put D.J. Williams on IR, sign Montell Owens

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) The Chicago Bears have placed middle linebacker D.J. Williams on injured reserve because of a neck injury and signed fullback Montell Owens. The Bears announced the moves on Thursday. Williams appeared in 12 games and recorded 73 tackles in his second season with the Bears. A 10-year veteran with an expiring contract, he joined cornerback Charles Tillman and...
Via AP on Fox
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears Place LB D.J. Williams On I.R. & Sign RB Montell Owens

The Chicago Bears announced Thursday that they have placed veteran LB D.J. Williams on season-ending injured reserve and signed RB Montell Owens. #Bears have placed LB D.J. Williams on IR w/ neck injury & signed FB Montell Owens, a two-time Pro Bowler on special teams w/ Jaguars. — Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) December 11, 2014 Williams, 32, signed a one-year, $1,268,750...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions work out free agent running backs

Getty Images After placing Montell Owens on injured reserve with a hamstring injury, the Detroit Lions worked out a pair of running backs on Tuesday. Tashard Choice and Alex Green both got a look from the Lions as the team scours the free agent mark for fall back options down the road. Choice, 29, has appeared in 88 career games, including three last season with the Indianapolis...
Via Tireball.com
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions injury report

The Detroit Lions are entering Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers as a badly banged-up football team for only the third week of the season. Cornerback Cassius Vaughn (ankle), offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle (calf) and linebacker Travis Lewis (quadriceps) have been ruled out because of injuries. Safety James Ihedigbo (neck) and fullback Montell Owens (hamstring) are listed...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions sign fullback Jed Collins to one-year deal

The Detroit Lions have a real fullback on their roster again. The team confirmed late Wednesday morning that Jed Collins has been signed to a one-year deal. Collins played the last three seasons with the New Orleans Saints, but this will be his ninth NFL team since joining the league as an undrafted player coming out of Washington State in 2008. Collins, 28, has 19 carries for 49...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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