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WATCH: Pace optimistic about Alshon Jeffery this season

Ryan Pace talks about contract negotiations involving Alshon Jeffery, and why he's optimistic about the Bears wide receiver this season.
Via CSN Chicago
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Pace on Alshon Jeffery: He knows he has to stay healthy

The Bears and wide receiver Alshon Jeffery didn’t come to agreement on a multi-year deal this offseason, which leaves Jeffery playing out this year for the franchise tender of $14.6 million and on track for free agency after he season. That situation has created some discomfort between teams and players in the past, but General…
Via Pro Football Talk
14 hours ago

WATCH: Alshon Jeffery on possible extension: My guess is as good as yours

Bears kicker Robbie Gould goes one-on-one with teammate Alshon Jeffery, who weighs in the possibility of signing a long-term contract extension. 07-14-16
Via CSN Chicago
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Alshon Jeffery, Bears unlikely to reach long-term deal

It looks quite likely that wide receiver Alshon Jeffery will be spending his 2016 season playing under the franchise tag. Dan Wiederer of the Chicago Tribune reported Monday that Jeffery will almost certainly fail to reach an agreement on a long-term deal with the Chicago Bears before the July 15 deadline. Jeffery is said to be asking for a salary much higher than anything the Bears...
Via Larry Brown Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: ‘Not a lot of confidence’ on long-term deal for Jeffery

Chicago Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery might be looking at playing the 2016 season under the franchise tag. According to Mike Garafolo of NFL Network, the Bears and Jeffery remain far apart on negotiating a long-term deal ahead of the July 15 deadline for franchise-tagged players to sign new deals. “There’s not a lot of confidence,” Garafolo said. “I sense that both sides...
Via The Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Alshon Jeffery will not hold out for long-term contract

Like most other NFL players who are given the franchise tag by their teams, Alshon Jeffery would prefer to sign a long-term contract. Is the star receiver going to hold out in an attempt to get the Chicago Bears to give him one? Nope. Jeffery showed up to minicamp on Monday and told reporters he is happy to be back. Alshon reports to #Bears minicamp.Jeffery: "I feel great to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 13, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: STL: Still no Alshon Jeffery at voluntary OTAs

The SportsTalk Live panel talks about the no-show of Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery at voluntary OTAs.
Via CSN Chicago
June 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Alshon Jeffery gets franchise tag from Bears

Alshon Jeffery will not be playing for a team other than the Chicago Bears next season, as the team announced on Monday that they have used the franchise tag on the 26-year-old wide receiver. As SiriusXM NFL Radio notes, the value of the franchise tag for receivers in 2016 will be $14.599 million. The Bears have until July 15 to work out a long-term contract extension with Jeffery...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Bears expected to keep Alshon Jeffery

Alshon Jeffery would be in line for a massive contract if the Chicago Bears allowed him to test free agency, but it does not sound like the team will let it get to that point. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Bears are expected to keep Jeffery, either by working out a long-term extension with him or using the franchise tag. Bears are expected to retain WR Alshon Jeffery...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Bears might let Alshon Jeffery hit free agency

It’s been widely assumed that the Chicago Bears would use the franchise tag designation to keep top receiver Alshon Jeffery in the Windy City, but Ian Rapoport of NFL Network says not so fast. #Bears tidbit: Assumption has been they'll tag WR Alshon Jeffery. I'm told no decision has been made & there's a chance he hits the market — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) February 19...
Via Sportsnaut
February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

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