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2015 NFL Draft Day Trade Scenarios: Chicago Bears

Follow @Panch_55 View image | gettyimages.com As we approach the 2015 NFL draft it is wise to take a look back at previous drafts. History is the best indicator of what we should expect. Expect…the unexpected. Every year there are a slew of transactions. There are teams who are enamored with prospects and will move up ahead of rival teams or teams with a similar need...
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Veteran LB Lance Briggs to visit 49ers

According to Kevin Patra of NFL.com, veteran linebacker Lance Briggs will visit with the 49ers on Monday. Briggs, 34, was informed by the Bears this year that he would not be brought back in 2015. He would be a major upgrade for the 49ers with the retirements of Chris Borland and Patrick Willis, the team is in desperate need at the position. Patra writes: 'Briggs played...
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5 Bold Chicago Bears Predictions That Could Seriously Happen

The picture is beginning to take shape for the Chicago Bears as the off-season progresses.  GM Ryan Pace still has plenty of work left to do with the draft and everything else but most of what the team plans to attack the 2015 season with is slotting into place. The question will be, of course is just how high a ceiling will they have?  Are they better?  Are they worse?  Experts...
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Kyle Long And Other Bears Compared To WWE Superstars

These days Chicago Bears right guard Kyle Long is most famous for wrangling defenders in the trenches to keep them off his quarterback.  He’s very good at that job, having reached two Pro Bowls already.  However, NFL.com seems to think he has another career waiting for him in WWE wrestling. Compiling a list of top pro football names, writer Adam Rank compared them to top WWE...
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Proof Jay Cutler Wins When The Bears Actually Run The Ball

A lot of people weren’t happy with the news that GM Ryan Pace and head coach John Fox dropped when they stated 31-year old Jay Cutler would remain the starter moving forward for the team.  After six seasons of interception, moody facial expressions and underwhelming play, many were content to let him walk. In the end finances and a lack of secondary options have made that scenario...
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Chicago Bears Gamble on Three and Improve D

Chicago - The Bears had a Busy day at Halas Hall on Tuesday, Signing three much needed free agents to join the Bears new look defense for 2015. Mason Foster, Ray McDonald, and Jarvis Jenkins were all names who have been rumored to be attached to the Bears since the Secondary Free Agent market started. GM Ryan Pace and Company took time and end up signing all three on their...
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Quarterback Controversy Brewing with the Chicago Bears

It doesn’t matter how much money a team has committed to a specific player. If he’s unable to perform at even a mediocre level, said player will find himself riding the pine. This is obviously the case with Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, who signed a ridiculous seven-year, $126.7 million extension with the team last January. Cutler, 31, has turned the ball over a whopping...
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49ers Hosting Veteran LB Lance Briggs For A Visit On Monday

Vaughn McClure of ESPN reports that free agent LB Lance Briggs has scheduled a visit with the 49ers for Monday. Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee previously reported that the 49ers were considering the idea of possibly signing Briggs to a contract. San Francisco has also been connected to other free agent linebackers including Brandon Spikes and Erin Henderson ... The post 49ers...
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John Fox: Jay Cutler will have to earn starting QB job

For the life of me I still don’t understand why the new Chicago Bears front office didn’t just cut quarterback Jay Cutler, but at least they’re not giving him the quarterback keys without some due diligence… AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen as March comes to a close First and 10: Ten teams that would be great on Hard Knocks According to...
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Find Out Why Mason Foster Picked the Chicago Bears

The first report of the Chicago Bears coming close to a deal with former Tampa Bay Buccaneer Mason Foster was on March 12. After two weeks of silence, Bears’ GM Ryan Pace finally signed the linebacker to a one-year deal. Foster, who spent his first four seasons in the NFL with the Buccaneers, went on SiriusXM NFL Radio and discussed why he decided to sign with Chicago. The 26-year...
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5 Free Agents Still On The Chicago Bears Radar

Based on the best possible estimates, there is enough money left in the coffers for the Chicago Bears to make one more significant move in NFL free agency.  What they’ve accomplished to this point already would be considered enough. Antrel Rolle (SS) Eddie Royal (WR) Pernell McPhee (OLB) Ray McDonald (DE) Jarvis Jenkins (DE) Alan Ball (CB) Mason Foster (ILB) Vladimir DuCasse...
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NFC Notes: Bears, Lions, Packers, Panthers, & Vikings

Bears According to Michael C. Wright of ESPN, the Bears are considering the idea of moving Kyle Long to tackle next year to take advantage of his athleticism. Wright mentions that with the recently additions to the Bears’ defense, they’re now in a position to target the best available player, even if it’s someone on ... The post NFC Notes: Bears, Lions, Packers, Panthers, ...
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Chicago Bears 2015 draft order

The Chicago Bears have six picks to play with when the 2015 NFL Draft begins on April 30th in Chicago. Breakdown of Bears' 2015 selections: First round: 7th overall selection Second round: 39th overall selection Third round: 71st overall selection Fourth round: 106th overall selection Fifth round: 142nd overall selection Sixth round: 182nd overall selection...
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The New Chicago Bears Defense According To Pro Football Focus

It would be hard to quantify exactly whether or not the Chicago Bears defense has gotten better or worse throughout the course of NFL free agency.  Opinions vary and there are other factors involves besides simple stats such as leadership and other intangible things. However, there may be one way to illustrate how this new defensive lineup GM Ryan Pace and head coach John Fox have...
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Bears sign former Jags CB Ball

Continuing to shore up personnel deficiencies on the defensive side of the ball, the Chicago Bears inked veteran CB Alan Ball to a one-year deal. Ball, a University of Illinois product, adds depth to a depleted CB unit. Ball isn’t a long-term option, but the eight-year pro gives the Bears some stability and experience at an important position.  He made [...]
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Bears add depth in the secondary, sign veteran CB Alan Ball

According to Michael David Smith of Profootballtalk.com, the Bears have added some much needed depth to their defensive secondary by signing veteran Alan Ball. At, 6'2, 197 pounds, Ball started 22 games for the Jaguars the previous two seasons; however, his 2014 campaign ended early due to a bicep injury. Ball gives much-needed depth to Bears behind starters Tim Jennings and Kyle Fuller.
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Latest Free Agent Signing Points to the End of Charles Tillman’s Career in Chicago

As soon as the signing of free agent cornerback Alan Ball was announced Friday morning, some Chicago Bears fans read the writing on the wall. Bears’ GM Ryan Pace inked Ball to a one-year deal, adding the eight-year veteran to Chicago’s secondary. Kyle Fuller and Tim Jennings are the current starting cornerbacks for the Bears and Ball joins the duo adding more depth to the position...
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Bears Sign CB Alan Ball To A One-Year Deal

The Chicago Bears announced the signing of CB Alan Ball to a one-year contract on Friday. #Bears have signed CB Alan Ball to a 1-year contract. Ball has played 8 NFL seasons with Cowboys, Texans and Jaguars. pic.twitter.com/lsVQl0A9qO — Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) March 27, 2015 Previous reports had said that Ball had an agreement in ...
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Ryan Pace’s Legacy Will Be Determined Through His Drafts

Chicago Bears’ GM Ryan Pace has been on the job for a little more than two months. During that short period of time, he’s had the responsibility to take over a miserable franchise that was in desperate need of revamping from the top down. A new set of coaches was introduced, Brandon Marshall was traded to the New York Jets and even though he’s denied it, Pace tried to deal...
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Bears hope Jared Allen can make a ‘big jump’ in 2015

Chicago Bears coach John Fox and general manager Ryan Pace finally got the chance to meet one of the team’s highest paid players, Jared Allen, in Arizona during the annual meeting. Allen received his $11.5 million guaranteed roster bonus for the 2015 season earlier this month. “It was good to touch base and share some ideas,” Fox said, per the Chicago Sun Times. “He...
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Have the Chicago Bears Narrowed the Gap in NFC North?

The Chicago Bears had a miserable 2014 season, finishing 5-11, placing them last in the NFC North and became a national laughing stock in the NFL. The Bears flushed away their GM and entire coaching staff and now new GM Ryan Pace and coach John Fox take over, looking to lead Chicago back to being a winning franchise. By the sole firing of Marc Trestman and Phil Emery, you’d think...
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Rex Ryan surprised he didn't get a call from Bears

New Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan thought he'd perhaps be in the Windy City right now after getting canned by the New York Jets - at the helm of the team that his father Buddy Ryan helped guide to a Super Bowl victory in 1986. But the call never came from Chicago to the suprise of the outspoken coach. “I actually did, but they got a great coach there with John Fox,...
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When In Doubt Call His Mother

Can’t say I’m excited as a fan of the Bears for their signing of former 49er Ray McDonald. If he’s good enough to be signed by the Bears why isn’t he still in ‘Frisco? Because he’s under investigation for sexual assault and possible domestic abuse charges. Some would bring up the fact that we had […]
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Chicago Bears Make Shocking Annoncement

Chicago Bears head coach John Fox says the team will have an “open competition” at quarterback. “It’s all an open competition,” Fox told CSN Chicago on Wednesday at the NFL owners meeting. “Obviously you’ve got to start somewhere and my experience in football, really in anything, it’s not where you start a competition; it’s where you finish it. “But we’ve...
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Jay Cutler will compete to be Bears No. 1 QB

Jay Cutler will enter the Chicago Bears’ 2015 training camp competing with Jimmy Clausen and David Fales for the starting job. “It’s all an open competition,” Bears coach John Fox said Wednesday at the NFL owners meeting, per CSNChicago.com. “Obviously you’ve got to start somewhere and my experience in football, really in anything, it’s not where you start a competition...
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