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Linebacker Nick Kwiatkoski ready for next step with Chicago Bears

As the offseason is officially underway, the Chicago Bears made their first move by releasing LB Jerrell Freeman. Freeman spent the last two seasons in Chicago and played in a total of 13 games. He missed all of last season after suffering a season ending pec injury. While being on IR, he received a ten game suspension, which was his second suspension with the team. He would have...
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bears to release veteran LB Jerrell Freeman

When Jerrell Freeman came to the Chicago Bears as a free agent back in 2016, most figured he would play a huge role in the team’s rebuild on defense.For a good four seasons with the Indianapolis Colts, Freeman was considered one of the most underrated linebackers in the game. His first season with Chicago was exceptional, with the veteran recording 110 tackles and four passes defended...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bears to release LB Jerrell Freeman

The Bears will release linebacker Jerrell Freeman, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk (Twitter link).Freeman, 31, inked a three-year pact with Chicago prior to the 2016 campaign, but injuries and suspensions have limited him to only 13 total games over the past two years. Last season, Freeman suffered a torn pectoral in Week 1 and was subsequently banned for 10 games due...
Via Pro Football Rumors
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears LB says he took medication to deal with head injury, memory loss

Jerrell Freeman has been suspended 10 games for his second violation of the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy, and the Chicago Bears linebacker admits he took medication he should not have in order to deal with a head injury.In a statement he released after his suspension was announced, Freeman said he has been lying to his friends and family when they asked him if he was OK...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 30, 2017  |  Discuss

Bears LB Jerrell Freeman suspended 10 games for second PED violation

The Chicago Bears will likely be without linebacker Jerrell Freeman for the remainder of the 2017 season, as the veteran has been suspended 10 games for his second violation of the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy.The Bears announced the news on Monday: Freeman can appeal the suspension, but the team’s statement makes it seem as though he is not planning to.Freeman was also...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 30, 2017  |  Discuss

Bears LB played almost entire game with torn pectoral muscle

The Chicago Bears will be without star linebacker Jerrell Freeman after he was placed on injured reserve earlier in the week with a torn pectoral muscle.According to Freeman, the injury occurred on the first play of the game against the Atlanta Falcons this past Sunday. He would ultimately play the rest of the way with said injury. Ouch. That takes a ton of toughness right there...
Via Sportsnaut
September 15, 2017  |  Discuss

Bears LB Jerrell Freeman suspended four games

The Chicago Bears are in the middle of what could potentially be their worst season since 1973. At 2-8 on the year, Chicago simply hasn’t been able to compete on a consistent basis. Now, with Alshon Jeffery serving a four-game suspension, the team’s roster is also taking a major hit. Add in the injury to fellow receiver Kevin White, and this is only magnified further. Unfortunately...
Via Sportsnaut
November 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Bears have been quiet winners of early NFL free agency

Quietly, general manager Ryan Pace and the Chicago Bears have become big winners of the early free agency period. The Bears haven’t made many splash moves, and veteran Matt Forte—the team’s heart and soul for over a half-decade—departed Chicago for the New York Jets. But winning free agency doesn’t always mean spending the most money or acquiring the biggest names. Through the...
Via The Sports Daily
March 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Bears sign Jerrell Freeman to three-year deal

Perhaps the Chicago Bears are paying tribute to Brian Urlacher this offseason by assembling a Murderers’ Row of linebacker talent. On Saturday, the team announced the signing of inside linebacker Jerrell Freeman to a three-year deal. #Bears have agreed to a 3-year deal with LB Jerrell Freeman. Welcome to Chicago, @JerrellFreeman!
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts: Final offseason move that needs to be made

With the end of OTAs and minicamps, there isn’t much left for the Indianapolis Colts to do team-wise till training camp beings. But, there is always room for improvement, and here we’ll look at one final move the Colts can make before the off-season is over and the pre-season gets underway. Trim down the fat at the middle linebacker position D’Qwell Jackson, Jerrell Freeman, Henoc...
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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