1. Chicago Bears 53-man Battle Royale: Olin Kreutz

    If only the Bears had 53 Olin Kreutz type of players on the roster, a long time experienced veteran who plays with a ton of heart and determination. Kreutz’s play has always epitomized the way a Chicago Bears team member should be...

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  2. Chicago Bears 53-Man Battle Royale: Danieal Manning

    This is Danieal Manning’s make or break year. He’ll likely get THIS season to prove his value, and then the Bears could move on from him. I make this statement based on the same statement Jerry Angelo made about Dusty Dvoracek...

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  3. Chicago Bears' 53-man Battle Royale: Chris Williams

    What do we know about Chris Williams? Nothing because he didn't hardly play a down last season for the Chicago Bears. Beyond that Williams is already being labeled a bust by Bear fans...

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  4. Chicago Bears OTA workout report

    From various reports today, but primarily from ESPN 1000 Bears beat writer Jeff Dickerson I was able to gather information from today’s organized team activities...

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  5. The Legend That is Brian Urlacher

    It’s time to face the harsh reality of legendary Chicago Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher: His best days are behind him. Urlacher is the heart and soul of this team and has been the face of this franchise for 10 seasons...

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  6. Chicago Bears' 53-man Battle Royale: Rashied Davis

    Talk about an enigma or a player who makes approximately two big catches per season that either put the Bears in position to win or wins the game outright...

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  7. Chicago Bears' 53-man Battle Royale: Mark Anderson

    Where have you gone, Mark Anderson of 2006? Where is the rookie sensation who had 12 sacks over 16 games as a part-time starter for the NFC Champion Chicago Bears? Anderson also caused ...

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  8. Peter King: Chicago Bears No. 4 on Latest Power Rankings

    After the post-draft hoopla, and with most of the major free agency activity completed (although the Bears may still be looking at a vet WR) Peter King of Sports Illustrated released his power rankings...

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  9. Chicago Bears' Rookie Mini Camp and the Aftermath

    I’d like to be able to sit here and tell you as many glowing things about the rookies and draft picks as we’ve heard for the last two weeks, but I can’t...

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  10. Jay Cutler Versus Kyle Orton: Round One to Orton

    So here I am, wondering if the media is already in a bit of a controversy-driven mode over the Jay Cutler and Kyle Orton trade. Lord knows there will be plenty of talk about the Cutler and Orton trade until one of them is out of the league...

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  11. Chicago Bears Still on the Lookout for SAM I Am

    The basic assumption with the drafting of Marcus Freeman, the linebacker out of Ohio State that the Bears took in the sixth round, was that he would compete for the SAM linebacker spot...

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  12. Bears Rookie Mini-Camp Report

    I gathered information from various sources yesterday on how the rookies looked on the first day of mini-camp today...

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  13. NFL Network Path to the Draft: Chicago Bears' Draft Grade

    The most complete NFL draft coverage you can find anywhere on T.V. today comes via the NFL Network and their half hour, now hour long program covering the NFL draft and all of the prospects in it’s entirety...

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  14. Examining the Chicago Bears' Offense: WRs Versus RBs

    Is anyone really comfortable with the wide-receiver rotation we have in place right now? Three drafted rookies, Juaquin Iglesias, Johnny Knox and Derek Kinder dot the roster currently...

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  15. GM Jerry Angelo Interview summary from ESPN 1000 Part II

    In part two of the interview Bears general manager Jerry Angelo expands upon the value of some of the prospects who were drafted afterr Juaquin Iglesias. Talking about the value of fourth round selection D...

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  16. GM Jerry Angelo Interview from ESPN 1000 Part I

    Jerry Angelo joined the Waddle and Silvy show yesterday to talk Chicago Bears football after the NFL Draft on Sunday...

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  17. Chicago Bears Draft: Digesting the Hype

    Well, after about 48 hours of digesting the Bears' 2009 NFL Draft, I have come to a simple conclusion. I don’t care right now who they drafted where, and I won’t care until I see these players do something on the football field...

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  18. Speed to burn: Bears Draft Pick Johnny Knox

    One of the three draft picks the Bears used on wide receivers today went to a player from a small school with one of the fastest 40-yard dash times at the combine...

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  19. D.J. Moore an absolute steal in the fourth round

    People across the country who are draft gurus and analysts are wondering how D.J. Moore lasted until the fourth round of the NFL draft as a CB prospect. Look at his bio on the NFL...

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  20. Bears Target Henry Melton, Pull the Trigger on the Longhorn

    Henry Melton can be questioned by some people as being a reach early in the fourth round of the NFL draft today. But rest at ease Bears fans, Jerry Angelo and his crew did their homework on him as a prospect...

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  21. Juaqin Iglesias Good Value at 99th Overall For Chicago Bears

    Earlier this week I was a bit hard on Iglesias in my prospect preview of him. However I was hard on him for being talked about as a prospect at 49th overall, in the second round...

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  22. Chicago Bears Select Jerron Gilbert With 68th Pick in 2009 NFL Draft

    The Chicago Bears select, Jerron Gilbert defensive lineman from San Jose State. Gilbert of YouTube fame for jumping out of the swimming pool and on to the deck. He is one of those athletic freak type of players 6-foot-5 288-pounds 4...

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  23. The Chicago Bears Trade the 49th Pick in the Draft to Seattle

    The Chicago Bears made a move downward as had been rumored by the Chicago Sun Times this morning. The Bears traded the 49th pick in the draft to the Seattle Seahawks. Trying to recoup picks from the Jay Cutler trade, they landed No...

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  24. Chicago Bears Draft Day Thoughts

    This is as close to a mock draft as you’re going to see out of me today. I honestly just don’t see the point of making a wild prediction or even a slightly educated prediction about every team that is likely to select a player today...

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  25. You Can't Escape the NFL Draft Hype

    Well sports fans, it’s finally here, the day of the 2009 NFL Draft. The official end to the second season of the National Football League. Make no mistake this IS the second season...

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