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This week is beyond crucial for the Bears' momentum

This week is beyond crucial for the Bears' momentum
Back to back losses never help any cause in sports. The Bears opened the season with a whirlwind of emotions losing a close game in Green Bay. After that, the Matt Nagy led group rattled off three straight wins over Seattle, Arizona and Tampa Bay. Miami surprised them, winning in overtime two weeks ago and New... Read more »

The Howard & Cohen Show propels Bears' first victory in Week 3

The Howard & Cohen Show propels Bears' first victory in Week 3
Somewhere Walter Payton is smiling. As second-year running back Jordan Howard powered down the left sideline for the game-winning 19-yard touchdown in overtime, you could see grit and determination from the former Indiana star. The impressive run carried the Bears to its first victory of the season over Pittsburgh 23-17. He was pumped up as... Read more »

What to watch for in the Bears' preseason finale against Cleveland

What to watch for in the Bears' preseason finale against Cleveland
The summer is over and the preseason is nearly complete as well. It’s rather amazing how time has flown by, but the regular season starts with a primetime matchup between Kansas City and New England in eight days. Three days after that, we have our first Sunday with NFL football and the Bears will play... Read more »
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Unnecessary Roughness Episode 2

Unnecessary Roughness Episode 2
Welcome to the Unnecessary Roughness podcast page. You can listen to the show in the attached link here, Unnecessary Roughness Episode 2 or head to archive.org. Episode 2 Summary:  – Willie Young extension? (0:00-8:26)  – Bruce Gaston/cuts, signings (8:26-12:08)  – Rookies that could make the team/Fangio on Floyd (12:09-21:06)  – Curtis Johnson on Kevin White/Jordan Howard... Read more »

Offensive line help comes for the Bears by the way of RT Bobby Massie

Offensive line help comes for the Bears by the way of RT Bobby Massie
After landing inside linebacker Danny Trevathan earlier Wednesday, the Bears agreed to a three-year deal, $18 million deal ($6.5 million guaranteed) with veteran right tackle Bobby Massie. Reported by Adam Jahns of the Sun-Times, Massie provides the Bears with help on the right side after three-time Pro Bowler Kyle Long moved over to tackle last... Read more »

Five Bears To Watch: Preseason Week Two vs. Colts

Five Bears To Watch: Preseason Week Two vs. Colts
The NFL season is inching closer and closer by the day. However, before opening kickoff on Sept. 10 with the defending champion New England Patriots playing host to the Pittsburgh Steelers we still have a couple more weeks of the preseason slate. The Chicago Bears still have three games left on their preseason schedule. A... Read more »
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Bears Strengthen Their Secondary With The Signing Of Alan Ball

Bears Strengthen Their Secondary With The Signing Of Alan Ball
Bears’ general manager Ryan Pace has been awfully busy this week with depth signings. On Friday, the Bears announced the addition of cornerback Alan Ball on a one-year deal. He fits the bill as a nickelback in Vic Fangio’s 3-4 defense and is another nice veteran piece along with 32-year-old safety Antrel Rolle. Ball, who... Read more »

Linebacker Mason Foster and Bears Finally Reach An Agreement

Linebacker Mason Foster and Bears Finally Reach An Agreement
Mason Foster and the Bears have been linked for over a week now. On Tuesday, the Bears signed the 26-year-old to a one-year deal, according to CSN Chicago’s Jen Lada. Foster spent his first four seasons in Tampa Bay, where he was originally selected in the third round out of Washington in 2011. The 6-foot-1, 241-pounder... Read more »

The Bears Take A Chance On Troubled Defensive Lineman Ray McDonald

The Bears Take A Chance On Troubled Defensive Lineman Ray McDonald
The emphasis on improving the Bears’ defense on the field took place on Tuesday, but off the field it could be a problem. After signing defensive end Jarvis Jenkins earlier in the day, the Bears have added another defensive end. They reached an agreement with former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald on a... Read more »
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The Bears Add Defensive End Depth With The Signing Of Jarvis Jenkins

The Bears Add Defensive End Depth With The Signing Of Jarvis Jenkins
With the switch to a 3-4 base defense more run stoppers will be needed for the Bears. On Tuesday, the Bears signed defensive end Jarvis Jenkins to a one-year deal, according to the Tribune’s Brad Biggs. Pending a physical, the minimum salary contract will be official with Jenkins. The 26-year-old was selected in the second... Read more »