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LANCE BRIGGS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Ex-Bears LB Lance Briggs still mulling over retirement decision

On Wednesday, the Associated Press reported that former Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs has decided to officially retire from the NFL and will now pursue a career in media. Briggs has since disputed his decision to retire, announcing on his official Sqor account that the official decision will be made in the "coming weeks." "If somebody called me and they said, 'Hey Lance,...
Via Fox Sports
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former Bears LB Briggs says he plans to retire

CHICAGO (AP) Lance Briggs, a seven-time Pro Bowl linebacker who helped the Chicago Bears reach the Super Bowl, plans to retire. Briggs said Wednesday during CSN Chicago's broadcast of the Cubs' game against the Reds at Wrigley Field that he is ready to call it a career. He said he plans to submit his retirement papers soon, although he did not completely shut the door on playing...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Long-Time Bears LB Lance Briggs Retires From NFL

Long-time Bears LB Lance Briggs announced Wednesday that he’s retiring from the NFL to take a position with CSN Chicago. As a free agent, Briggs visited with the 49ers several months ago, but found very little reported interest beyond that. Briggs, 34, is a former third-round pick of the Bears back in 2003. He spent all 12 years ... The post Long-Time Bears...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Lance Briggs jokes about Bears quarterbacks he wanted to punch (Video)

In the wake of the news Geno Smith would be out of action for 6-10 weeks with a broken jaw after being punched by a teammate, the sports world has been understandably buzzing. Veteran linebacker Lance Briggs appeared on NFL Network Tuesday to discuss the subject and, in a lighthearted moment, talked about teammates he wanted to punch. It should come as no surprise to anyone that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Why to watch Christian Jones during camp

While Lance Briggs is the only linebacker to be guaranteed a starting linebacker spot with the Chicago Bears, there are still two more spots on the depth chart to be figured out. Training camp will be a perfect time for this, as each potential starter will get an adequate amount of consideration for a starting spot. Out of all the names to be put out there as options at linebacker...
Via isportsweb.com
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Briggs is on his worst behavior

If you follow Lance Briggs then you know he has been anxiously awaiting the start of the 2014 season for quite some time now. He has been counting down the days on his twitter account using the hashtag #WorstBehavior as his campaign message. “Worst Behavior” is the title of a popular song from Hip Hop superstar Drake. It’s likely Briggs is taking the motivation from the track...
Via cover32 - Bears
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Briggs loves him some Peanut

Lance Briggs was just like a Bears fan last week. He too was nervous when he saw cornerback Charles “Peanut” Tillman visiting former Bears head coach Lovie Smith down in Tampa Bay. Everybody was shocked to see Tillman leave without a deal from the Bucs. Then, last Saturdary, news broke of Tillman’s return to the Bears. Briggs took to Twitter to voice his over joyous feelings...
Via cover32 - Bears
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Only thing Bears can do is win

Thanks to a 4th quarter Detroit Lions‘ meltdown Monday night and a 61-yard dagger from Ravens’ kicker Justin Tucker, the Chicago Bears (8-6) are in sole possession of first place in the NFC North. The final two games on their schedule are vital, and they hopefully will be gaining a momentum boost Sunday with the expected return of Lance Briggs. As it stands, the Bears have the...
Via isportsweb.com
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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