Top 5 Touchdown Leaders For the Chicago Bears in 2013

Posted to Chicago BearsThe Chicago Bears offense exploded in 2013 finishing second in scoring, up from 16th in 2012. The addition of Marc Trestman, and the emergence of Josh McCown played vital roles in the offensive success of 2013 – but the skill players helped too. Here are the top 5 touchdown leaders from 2013… This list shows us a few things. - Marc Trestman uses his best...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings 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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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: The Good, Bad & Ugly Heading Into 2014

The GoodOn January 4th and thereby only three days after the heartbreaking 33-28 loss against the Green Bay Packers in the season finale, the Chicago Bears locked up Jay Cutler, Matt Slauson and Tim Jennings. All three of them belonged to the best players on the team in 2013 and with that, general manager Phil Emery laid the foundation early for a successful campaign this year.Jay...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Rewind: Power Rankings with Chicago Bears WRs, 20 best QBs, coaches on the hot seat

In case you missed it the best national columns from the cover32 universe this week, here’s the best content from across the network: National Columns • Top 10 in 2014: The best kickers in the NFL today (READ) • Power Rankings: Rating each NFL team’s receiving corps (READ) • Top 10 in 2014: Quarterbacks (11-20) on the verge of breaking in (READ) • Ten NFL head coaches...
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For Bears CB Kelvin Hayden, a long road back from the abyss

Bears cornerback and Chicago native Kelvin Hayden has stood at the edge of the abyss, stared into it, and fought back from it. Early in training camp 2013, Hayden tore a hamstring and was done for the season. He was coming off being the No. 1 nickel back, who played in all 16 games for 2012 and started two in place of Tim Jennings on what was a top-five yardage and scoring defense...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

WEEKLY REWIND: Tim Jennings on tougher D, Matt Forte isn’t crazy and Bears TD leaders

This past week saw some interesting statements from some key players for the Bears. Tim Jennings believes the defense will be tougher this year and Matt Forte has big plans for the offense. Here’s what you might have missed this week. Don’t forget, the national rewind will be released tomorrow.   Tim Jennings sees a tougher defense. (Read)  Jay Cutler a good value bet for MVP...
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Tim Jennings sees a tougher defense

Last season was an epic disaster for the Bears on defense. They went out in the offseason and the draft and improved the unit. What general manager Phil Emery has done hasn’t gone unnoticed. Pro Bowl corner Tim Jennings sees some improvement and believes the defense has gotten tougher.   “Right now we look great,” Jennings said. “We look excellent on paper. We’re trying...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Justin Gilbert or Darqueze Dennard for the Bears?

Being able to find a replacement for Charles Tillman is a high priority. The Bears could opt to select one of the many talented corners in this year’s draft with their first round pick. When you look at the top two options, the consensus is Oklahoma St.’s Justin Gilbert and Michigan St.’s Darqueze Dennard. While nobody is denying they are the two best, many are debating over...
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April 14, 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

Chicago Bears re-sign CB Tim Jennings

Tim Jennings led the NFL in interceptions in 2012 with 9 and graded out as Pro Football Focus’ 9th ranked cornerback. People dubbed this as his breakout year because they’re fixated on interception numbers and he had just 7 interceptions from 2008-2011, but he was actually very solid in 2010 and 2011, grading out 15th in both 2010 and 2011, despite the low interception totals...
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March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

March Madness is Da Bomb: Bears in Free Agency - Part I

Woohoo, March Madness!OK, now that I have your attention, this has nothing to do with March Madness.  It has nothing to do with all the exciting last minute plays leading to surprising upsets by Dayton over Ohio State and Syracuse or Kentucky over the then-undefeated Wichita State.  Nor does it have anything to do with the awesome raccoon mascot in this Allstate commercial.  But...
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March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Packers Offering CB Sam Shields Similar Contract To Tim Jennings

Update: Ian Rapoport reports that the Green Bay Packers offer to free agent CB Sam Shields is in line with the contract recently signed by Bears CB Tim Jennings. Adam Schefter of ESPN reported a few days ago that the Packers and Shields are not close to a deal, and Shields is prepared to test the open market. Both sides appeared to be heading in the right direction regarding...
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March 02, 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

Would YOU like to be Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery For A Day?

Hey Chicago Bears fans, do you think you could handle being Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery for a day? The job of a pro football General Manager must be extremely stressful really. You have decisions to make that affect the careers of players, the joy or sorrow of fans, and of course millions of dollars coming and going. Of course, the decisions that affect you personally and your career...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Mailbag: Are the Bears nasty enough?

We are now down to two teams in the NFL. Richard Sherman’s rant Sunday was epic and it got a lot of people talking about whether it’s good or not.   Are the Bears missing a guy like Richard Sherman on their team? -Mike in Peoria   Talent wise the Bears don’t have anybody like Sherman in their secondary. Tim Jennings can do some special things but he just doesn’t have the...
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears' Jennings, Long picked for Pro Bowl

Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings was selected Monday to his second straight Pro Bowl, while guard Kyle Long made it after a solid rookie season. Jennings replaced Seattle's Richard Sherman. Long takes the place of San Francisco's Mike Iupati, who is injured and unable to participate. Jennings led the Bears with four interceptions, returning two for touchdowns. He also...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Jennings, Long named to Pro Bowl

Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings and guard Kyle Long have been added to the 2014 Pro Bowl roster.
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyle Long named to Pro Bowl

Kyle Long will now join Tim Jennings, Brandon Marshall, Matt Forte and Alshon Jeffery in the Pro Bowl. Long replaces San Francisco 49ers guard Mike Iupati who can not participate due to injury. Long is the first offensive lineman to make the Pro Bowl for the Bears since 2006 when the team sent G Ruben Brown and C Olin Kreutz. He’s the first rookie to make it for Chicago since Johnny...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears Jennings, Long added to Pro Bowl

Chicago Bears CB Tim Jennings and G Kyle Long have been added to the 2014 Pro Bowl, the team and NFL announced Monday. The club’s official release is listed below:The Chicago Bears were notified by the NFL today that cornerback Tim Jennings and guard Kyle Long have been added as a selection to the 2014 Pro Bowl. Jennings is replacing Seattle’s Richard [...]
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears CB Jennings selected to Pro Bowl

Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings is headed to his second straight Pro Bowl, with the Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman going to the Super Bowl. The NFL notified the Bears of the switch on Monday. Jennings led the Bears with four interceptions, returning two for interceptions. He also tied for the team lead with three forced fumbles and had one opponent fumble recovery...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears CB Tim Jennings has been added to the 2013 Pro Bowl

Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings has been added to the 2013 NFC Pro Bowl roster, the team announced on Monday. This marks the second consecutive year Jennings has been named to the Pro Bowl. The Bears rewarded Jennings with a new four-year, $22.4 million contract after he led the team with four interceptions (two returned for touchdowns) and […]The post Bears CB Tim Jennings...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Jennings makes Pro Bowl

Bears cornerback Tim Jennings is headed to the Pro Bowl. He will replace Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman who is going to the Super Bowl. This is Jennings’ second straight Pro Bowl selection. The 29-year-old veteran was signed to a four-year extension earlier this month by the Bears. Jennings has 58 starts and 16 interceptions in four seasons with the Bears. You may...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Jennings Pro Bowl 2014: CB to replace Richard Sherman

Chicago Bears Football — The Chicago Bears cornerback, Tim Jennings, is headed to Honolulu again! Jennings will replace the Seahawks’ Richard Sherman who is busy getting ready for the Super Bowl. This marks the second consecutive year in which the Bears’ cornerman has received this honor. On the year, Jennings combined for 57 tackles, two forced fumbles (recovering one) and...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Jennings' 4-year deal with Bears worth $22.4 million

The open market was a rough place for veteran cornerbacks last year and Tim Jennings avoided the unknown of free agency by signing a four-year contract with the Chicago Bears on Thursday. Jennings’ four-year deal secures him through 2017 and one veteran agent that has reviewed the contract said he’s not certain if Jennings could have done better on the open market because he’s...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Three Options for the Chicago Bears and Charles Tillman

Phil Emery and the Chicago Bears are having themselves quite a day (Jan. 2, 2014) with the announcements of new deals for Jay Cutler, Matt Slauson and Tim Jennings.  Emery is getting a lot done right away in 2014, but with these signings, what to do with Peanut Tillman? Three Options for the Chicago Bears and Charles Tillman 1. Franchise Tag? Jay Cutler has gotten himself a long...
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January 02, 2014  |  1 Comment
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