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Bears Still Not Sure on Santonio Holmes

The Chicago Bears third preseason game is coming up on Friday night against the Seahawks, and the Bears are still unsure if they will play new WR Santonio Holmes after signing him Saturday. Even Coach Marc Trestman is unsure at this point, only two days away. “I can’t say that right now,” Trestman said. “I think we’re trying to get him to that place. I think I’ll know...
Via Sports Mockery
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Santonio Holmes Contract, Phil Emery Does it Again

As most people are now well aware of, the Chicago Bears signed WR Santonio Holmes on Saturday. Now, the details as to what the contract entails have been officially released. Low-risk move: WR Santonio Holmes' deal with the Bears is 1-year at the veteran minimum of $855,000, none of which is guaranteed. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) August 19, 2014 One-year, at the veterans...
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Santonio Holmes has no excuses

This is it for Santonio Holmes. He’s 30 years old and given his injury history and sketchy character record, he’s most likely on his last chance in the NFL. He’s in danger of booting himself out of the league similar to Plaxico Burress, Terrell Owens and Chad “OchoCinco” Johnson. In this offense, Holmes has the perfect opportunity to reinvent himself and prove to everybody...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Holmes Should Take Down Bears Number 3 WR Role

USA Today reports that Bears third wide receiver Marquess Wilson will be sidelined at least 12 to 14 weeks with his broken collarbone, which gives veteran receiver Santonio Holmes a chance to be more than just an injury replacement for a couple weeks. Chicago signed Holmes on Saturday. The Chicago Bears have signed receiver Santonio Holmes.Fantasy Spin:Holmes will still compete with...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Purpose of Santonio Holmes Signing Revealed

Fans were left to wonder what exactly the Chicago Bears were expecting from Santonio Holmes.  Recent breaking news gave them their answer. Marquess Wilson expected to miss half the season for Bears Initial estimates in regards to how long receiver Marquess Wilson would be out after suffering a fractured clavicle in training camp sat somewhere between six and nine weeks.  That would’ve...
Via Sports Mockery
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Santonio Holmes Signs with Bears

Here’s some more quick hitters from around the league as the NFL wraps up its second week of preseason play. Santonio Holmes The Chicago Bears made the decision to sign veteran wide receiver Santonio Holmes to a deal on Saturday. Holmes played 11 games last season for the New York Jets, but was hampered by a foot injury for a good part of the season. Holmes will come in right away...
Via The Sideline
3 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Santonio Holmes still has something left in the tank

Yesterday the Chicago Bears signed former Super bowl MVP wide receiver Santonio Holmes to a one-year deal. The move gives the Bears more depth at what may already have been their strongest position on the roster, but the big question is just how much does Holmes have left in the tank? It wasn’t too long ago that Holmes was averaging about 800 receiving yards per season and hauling...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pros and Cons of Chicago Bears Inking Santonio Holmes

The debates are going to rage about the Chicago Bears and their decision to sign Santonio Holmes.  Here are some pros and cons to ponder. Pro:  Skills are built to thrive in the slot Looking at the makeup of Holmes as a receiver, at his best he is short but shifty, able to use a combination of quickness, speed and good route running to get himself open.  This makes him sort of...
Via Sports Mockery
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Santonio Holmes, Chicago Bears Agree To Terms On Contract

The Chicago Bears suffered a serious blow earlier this month when wide receiver Marquess Wilson suffered a fractured clavicle during a training camp practice that will likely keep him out for an extended period of time. Apparently the Bears are wasting little time in filling Wilson’s role. Former New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes agreed to terms on a contract with Chicago...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Santonio Holmes signs with Bears

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports the Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with veteran WR Santonio Holmes. Chicago unfortunately lost Marquess Wilson to a fractured clavicle a little over a week ago, so they could use some help for at least the remainder of the preseason. Last year, Holmes caught 23 passes for 456 yards receiving and a touchdown over the course of 11 games. The post...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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