Fox: Bears are in ‘striking distance’

Chicago Bears head coach John Fox is doubling down on his assertion that the team is in pretty good shape to have a very successful 2017 season. At the end of last season, Fox proclaimed that the Bears were indeed ‘closer than people think’ to their goals, adding that they were in “striking distance.” Those words came up again on Wednesday: “Going back to a lot of the changes...
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Chicago Bears: Why drafting a quarterback is not an option, it’s a must

The circus that is the Chicago Bears and their future draft plans, took another interesting turn on Tuesday. While attending the NFL owners meetings in Phoenix, GM Ryan Pace was asked about his quarterback situation and how it relates to the draft. The explanation he gave might have sent Bears fans into panic mode. “We’re going to draft the best players available, wherever that...
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6 hours ago

Chicago Bears May Have Their Next Safety Already on Roster

There has been a lot of speculation that the Chicago Bears could select a safety with a high pick in next month’s Draft, but in reality, the safety of the future may already be on their roster. If you’ve looked at any recent mock drafts, you’ve seen the Chicago Bears linked to players like safeties […] Chicago Bears May Have Their Next Safety Already on Roster - Bear Goggles...
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7 hours ago

John Fox says the Bears are in ‘striking distance’ after 3-13 season

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10 hours ago

Hoge: John Fox Still On Board, Even As Rebuild Takes Longer Than Expected

PHOENIX — John Fox came to Chicago in a hurry. Just a few days after getting eliminated from the playoffs and parting ways with the Broncos, Fox found himself interviewing with Bears general manager Ryan Pace — the youngest GM in the league — who had only been on the job for a week. The marriage felt rushed, even if it felt right. Fox was by the far the most accomplished and...
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12 hours ago

Chicago Bears: Secondary Becoming Quite Crowded

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13 hours ago

Bears Chairman George McCaskey sets 2017 demands for Ryan Pace, John Fox

PHOENIX When the 2014 season concluded, with all its drama, poor play and internal dysfunction, Bears Chairman George McCaskey passed along the unvarnished mood
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14 hours ago

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Bears GM makes it clear Mark Sanchez won’t threaten Mike Glennon

The Chicago Bears decided to move on from Jay Cutler, signing both Mike Glennon and Mark Sanchez in free agency.Glennon was signed with the intent that he would start for the team this season. General manager Ryan Pace has since confirmed the pecking order, which clearly designates Sanchez as Glennon’s backup.“Mike Glennon is our starting quarterback and Sanchez I see as a really...
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Hoge’s 10 Bears Things: Everything You Need To Know From Ryan Pace At The NFL Owners Meetings

Bears general manager Ryan Pace. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) PHOENIX — Bears general manager Ryan Pace met with Chicago reporters Tuesday at the NFL Annual Meeting. Here is everything you need to know from the conversation: 1. Mark Sanchez is just a backup and his primary job will be to help develop Mike Glennon.  Addressing the Sanchez signing for the first time, the first thing Pace...
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1 day ago

Adam Gase thinks Jay Cutler is a starting quarterback, but won’t bring him to Dolphins

Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler doesn’t have a home (yet, at least) for the 2017 season. But that doesn’t mean he has no backers across the league. Notably, Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase, his former offensive coordinator in Chicago, is backing Cutler for a starting quarterback job.Via ESPN:“I think he’s a starting quarterback in the NFL,” Gase told reporters...
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Cavallari shares photo of Cutler in birthday suit on Instagram

Free agent quarterback Jay Cutler and his wife are vacationing in Mexico, and NFL teams who are curious to know if Cutler has been keeping his glutes in shape can thank the lovely Kristin Cavallari for providing them with an update.On Tuesday, Cutler’s better half shared a photo on Instagram that showed the former Chicago Bears quarterback in his birthday suit overlooking the ocean...
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Report: 'Strong belief' Jay Cutler won't play in 2017

Jay Cutler has not received much interest from teams since the Chicago Bears released him earlier this month, and it is starting to look like it could stay that way.Adam Hoge from WGN Radio said there is a “strong belief” at the NFL owners’ meetings this week that Cutler may not find a home for the 2017 season. The only team that had been linked to Cutler previously was the...
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Chicago Bears: The two talented players the team can get with #3 pick

When it comes to the Chicago Bears there has been a mystery over who they should get with the # 3 overall pick in this year’s draft. At first, it seemed like the Bears were going to get a quarterback when they released Jay Cutler. But the signing of Mike Glennon has brought an end to the idea of using their first pick for that position. Currently, it looks like that the Bears will...
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Chicago Bears: What does the signing of Mark Sanchez mean?

The short answer? Absolutely nothing. Nada. Squat. That’s what the Chicago Bears’ signing of Mark Sanchez means. Sure, Sanchez is a seasoned veteran and former starter who has seen spurts of success – particularly early in his career with the New York Jets and briefly filling in for the injured Nike Foles in Philadelphia. The reality of the situation is, however, that this...
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NFL player reportedly arrested, tased at Iowa bar

NFL players Deiondre’ Hall and Makinton Dorleant reportedly were arrested at a bar in Cedar Falls, Iowa on Saturday night, with the report saying Hall was tased.KWWL reports the story and says police were called to control the crowd at Sharky’s, a Cedar Falls bar, for an incident there. Hall and Dorleant, who both played college football at Northern Iowa, were reportedly arrested...
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Alshon Jeffery denies reaching out to Adam Schefter for advice

You may recall this week that a fascinating profile came out at Sports Illustrated detailing the behind the scenes work of ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter. Nobody in sports media breaks as much news or has as much access as Schefty. And according to Sports Illustrated, that access doesn’t just include the mysterious “league sources” or front office types, but players too.SI...
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The Bears are signing Mark Sanchez, for some reason

NFL.Com’s Ian Rapoport reports that the Chicago Bears are expected to sign quarterback Mark Sanchez: And if you’re anything like me, you’re wondering, “Why?” Well, we know the answer is “depth”, but then the next question becomes, “Yeah, but is it really worth it?” And to that question, I don’t really have an answer! Sure, you could do worse than Mark Sanchez...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jay Cutler garnering 'zero' interest around NFL

Since free agency kicked off, not much but crickets has been heard regarding quarterback Jay Cutler. The 33 year-old quarterback was released by the Chicago Bears on March 9.Now, things are looking about as bleak as ever as far as Cutler finding another team to play for. According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, there is literally “zero” interest from other teams in Cutler...
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Report: Bears hosting Alabama LB Reuben Foster for visit

The Chicago Bears haven’t featured a dominant inside linebacker since Brian Urlacher was playing, so it’s not exactly surprising that they’re interested in potentially using their No. 3 overall pick to acquire one. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the team hosted former Alabama linebacker Reuben Foster on Monday. Now, just because Chicago picks at No. 3 overall doesn’t...
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Ex-Bears LB Lance Briggs says he has symptoms of CTE

For about a decade, Lance Briggs was one of the best and most consistent linebackers in the NFL. He played in a Super Bowl in 2007, and alongside Brian Urlacher helped anchor a very good-to-great Bears defense from 2005-2012. But being a great player doesn’t exempt you from dealing with the after-effects of time in the league.For Briggs, that means battling CTE symptoms.Briggs...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephon Gilmore was surprised by Patriots' interest in him

Leave it to the New England Patriots to pull off a huge move nobody saw coming—including the player involved.Corner Stephon Gilmore was the crown jewel of the 2017 free-agent class, a younger corner capable of elite play and strong man coverage against some of the game’s best weapons.So of course, Bill Belichick and the Patriots swooped in and stole him off the market.Gilmore...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

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