Archive for July 2016

The Bears reel in Willie Young for two more seasons

The Bears reel in Willie Young for two more seasons
On Saturday morning, the Bears took care one of their own prior to a padded practice session. Defensive end/outside linebacker Willie Young agreed to a two-year contract extension, per ESPN Insider Adam Caplan. Young will be under contract with the Bears through the 2018 season. The soon to be 31-year-old will earn $2.45 million in... Read more »

News and Notes from practice No. 2

News and Notes from practice No. 2
The Bears came in and got to business on Thursday in the first training camp practice before the second session on Friday. In terms of big named guys suffering injuries or leaving the field that didn’t happen on Day 2. Injury updates were thin as they always are with head coach John Fox. Right guard... Read more »

News and Notes from practice No. 1

News and Notes from practice No. 1
The Bears got back to football on Thursday after arriving at training camp on the campus of Olivet Nazarene University just a day prior. Practice in Bourbonnais got a whole lot worrisome when No. 9 overall pick outside linebacker Leonard Floyd was carted off the field just an hour into the session. It turns out... Read more »
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Bears add two players in Brandon Boykin and B.J. Daniels

Bears add two players in Brandon Boykin and B.J. Daniels
After announcing three players would be placed on the PUP list earlier Wednesday, the Bears went out and signed two veterans to fill the two empty spots on the 90-man roster. Cornerback Brandon Boykin and wide receiver B.J. Daniels were the two additions late Wednesday. Boykin is a 26-year-old who has made seven starts in... Read more »

McPhee headlines a trio of Bears that will start training camp on PUP list

McPhee headlines a trio of Bears that will start training camp on PUP list
The Chicago Bears arrived at training camp one-by-one on Wednesday morning in Bourbonnais. Tracy Porter, Danny Trevathan, Kyle Long, Jay Cutler, John Fox and Ryan Pace all met with the media to provide the annual intro quotes loaded with optimism. Pace announced that outside linebacker Pernell McPhee (knee), wide receiver Marquess Wilson (foot) and guard... Read more »

What to watch for at 2016 Bears training camp

What to watch for at 2016 Bears training camp
The Chicago Bears look awfully different just one year into John Fox’s tenure. Regardless of what is to come for the Bears, football is back after a long wait. Training camp opens up Wednesday with the first practice taking place on Thursday on the campus of Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais. Here are some storylines... Read more »
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Unnecessary Roughness Episode 5

Unnecessary Roughness Episode 5
Welcome to the Unnecessary Roughness podcast page. You can listen/stream the show in the attached link here, Unnecessary Roughness Episode 5 or head to archive.org. Episode 5 Summary: With training camp still a few weeks away, Jake Perper and Eli Hershkovich are joined by 670 The Score’s Joe Ostrowski to help breakdown Bears’ players and... Read more »