1. Vance McDonald: 5 Things You Need to Know About the Rice Tight End

    Tight ends have become a premium in the NFL . Now more than ever, teams are looking for an athletic guy to stretch the field and create mismatches out of the position...

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  2. Chicago Bears Big Board: Final Pre-Draft Update

    The NFL draft is finally here. After months of poking and prodding players, the Chicago Bears will be able to see if their hard work in the war room payed off...

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  3. Chicago Bears 2013 Mock Draft: Best-Case Scenarios for All 7 Rounds

    The NFL draft is just as much luck as it is skill for general mangers and their coaching staffs. It is nearly impossible for a team to come out of the draft with every person on its board going into each round...

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  4. The Biggest Questions for the Chicago Bears Heading into the 2013 NFL Draft

    The height of NFL free agency has wound down and teams will shift their primary focus towards the NFL Draft. As it sits now, the Bears have five picks and currently hold the 20th overall pick...

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  5. Where Do the Chicago Bears Stand in the NFC North Now?

    Last season, two teams made it to the playoffs out of the NFC North...neither were the Chicago Bears . Despite having a 10-6 record, the Bears were ultimately knocked out of the postseason by the Minnesota Vikings in the final week...

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  6. Breaking Down the Chicago Bears' Depth Chart After the Peak of Free Agency

    The high point of free agency is in the books. The Bears came out strong with two key signings and have since filled in their roster with cheaper options...

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  7. Predicting the Bears' Starting Lineup Post Week 1 of Free Agency

    Over a week has gone by in free agency, and the Chicago Bears have not shied away from the spotlight. They opened the period with two big signings and have parted ways with a franchise icon...

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  8. How Will Martellus Bennett Fit into the Chicago Bears Offense?

    For the second year in a row, the Chicago Bears made a splash at the beginning of free agency by adding a much needed offensive weapon...

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  9. Chicago Bears' Blueprint for Winning Free Agency

    Free agency is approaching, and the Chicago Bears expect to be players in the market. The team does not have a ton of cap room but can still go out and fulfill needs with the right plan in place...

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  10. Predicting Chicago Bears' Free-Agent Signings

    The Bears have about $12 million to spend in free agency, but with the franchise tag to Henry Melton, that takes a big chunk of the number. The organization will most likely work to get a long-term deal done with Melton to reduce the cap number...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about over 1 year ago 23,773 reads 94 comments

  11. Draft or Free Agency: How Should the Bears Attack Their Needs This Offseason?

    The NFL Scouting Combine is now in the books. Bears General Manager Phil Emery will turn his attention to free agency in March before tackling the draft in April...

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  12. Is Marquise Goodwin the Bears' Best Bet for Replacing Johnny Knox?

    The Bears missed Johnny Knox more than they realized last season. The loss of his combination of speed and quickness left a major void in the offense...

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  13. Breaking Down the Bears Franchise Tag Decisions

    In the upcoming weeks Bears general manager Phil Emery is going to have to decide what to do with Henry Melton . There is a slim chance he leaves the Bears...

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  14. How Marc Trestman Can Help Jay Cutler Shake the Haters off in 2013

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has plenty of critics. Recently he was named the fourth-most disliked athlete in America according to Forbes Magazine...

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  15. Grading the Strength of Each Position on Bears' Roster Heading into Free Agency

    As the NFL approaches free agency, each team most look at their own roster and assess any holes before coming up with a game plan on how to attack the open market...

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  16. Chicago Bears Mock Draft: Fresh Predictions After the Super Bowl

    The season is now officially in the books and it is time to shift focus to the offseason. The NFL draft is just over two months away...

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  17. Eight Players the Chicago Bears Should Target This Offseason

    The free agency period and the draft will provide the Chicago Bears with plenty of options to fill holes on the roster. Expect the team to weigh the pros and cons of the talent in both pools before deciding which direction to go...

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  18. NFL Draft Picks Who Would Be Instant Starters for the Chicago Bears

    With the Senior Bowl in the books and the Super Bowl coming up, it's time to focus on the NFL draft. The Bears hold the 20th overall pick in the first round and could go in a number of different directions...

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  19. Cost-Effective Moves the Bears Can Make This Offseason

    Now that General Manager Phil Emery has his coaching staff in place, he needs to think about how his 2013 roster is going to look. The Bears will be one of the teams with the most money to spend this year but that doesn't mean they do so recklessly...

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  20. Breaking Down the Chicago Bears' 2013 Salary Cap: Where Is Money Best Spent?

    The Bears have gone into extensive detail in finding their next head coach. General manager Phil Emery has interviewed a host of candidates and is taking his time through a meticulous process that will eventually end soon...

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  21. The Best Free Agent Fit at Every Position for the Chicago Bears

    The NFL playoffs are upon us, but unfortunately the Bears are not in the postseason tournament. Instead, they are searching for a new coach and putting together the framework for what could be a busy postseason...

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  22. Grading Every Chicago Bears Starter's 2012 Regular Season

    The Chicago Bears are done for the year after missing the playoffs for the second straight season. They managed to get to 10 wins, but they will ultimately be remembered for squandering a 7-1 start...

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  23. Chicago Bears Fans Should Appreciate Lovie Smith for the Job He Did

    Bears fans are bitter today and have every right to be. The team has missed the playoffs for the second-straight season and have had only one playoff appearance in the last five seasons...

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  24. Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions: Final Game Grades and Player Analysis

    It was tougher than it should have been but the Chicago Bears eek out a win and stay alive for the playoffs. The Bears improved to 10-6 with a 26-24 victory over the Detroit Lions...

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  25. Creating the Perfect Offseason Plan for the Bears

    The season is not over yet for the Chicago Bears , but that doesn't mean you can't look ahead to what can be a very active offseason for the team. The Bears will face a lot of questions depending on how the end of the regular season unfolds...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about almost 2 years ago 10,644 reads 54 comments