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Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery Talks Jay Cutler and Josh McCown Free Agency
December 3rd, 2013 at 1:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chicago Bears G.M. Phil Emery addressed the team's impending free agent quarterbacks today in a chat with fans on chicagobears.com. "We like both Jay and Josh and we'll be working after the season to address both their contract situations. We like both Jay and Josh and we'll be working after the season...

Chicago Bears Could Add Kahlil Bell Back into Running Back Mix
December 18th, 2012 at 10:49 AM
The Chicago Bears could be adding a familiar face into its running back rotation. ***PHOTO1*** Kahlil Bell was recently released by the New York Jets, and is expected to return to the Bears because backup Michael Bush is ailing from a rib injury. Bell was on the Bears earlier this season before being...

BREAKING: Robbie Gould Placed on Injured Reserve; Chicago Bears Sign Olindo Mare
December 11th, 2012 at 1:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Bears have placed kicker Robbie Gould on season-ending IR with a calf injury and took little time to sign a replacement. ***PHOTO2*** They have brought in veteran Olindo Mare to take over for Gould, who injured his calf prior to the start of Sundays' game. Mare last played in 2011 with...

Chicago Bears to Workout Kickers After Robbie Gould Injury
December 11th, 2012 at 6:51 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Bears are to welcome placekickers to Halas Hall today in the event that Robbie Gould's left calf muscle injury sidelines the reliable kicker for any amount of time. It is still unsure how Gould strained his calf muscle, but it is known it occurred during the pregame warmups Sunday....

Lovie Smith Says Chicago Bears Won’t Sign Free Agent Receiver
December 4th, 2012 at 12:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Bears can't stay healthy at the wide receiver position. Brandon Marshall has remained healthy and on the field *knock on wood* but options two through four have each missed at least one game. Despite multiple receivers going down for various reasons, Bears head coach Lovie Smith insists that the...

Chicago Bears Re-Sign Quarterback Josh McCown
November 13th, 2012 at 5:04 PM
***VIDEO1*** With starting quarterback Jay Cutler likely to miss Monday's game against the San Francisco 49ers as he recovers from a concussion sustained Sunday against the Houston Texans, the Chicago Bears signed veteran quarterback Josh McCown for depth at the position. McCown was on Chicago's roster throughout training camp, but was released...

Plaxico Burress Wants to Join the Chicago Bears
October 10th, 2012 at 7:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** If the Chicago Bears are searching the free agent market for a replacement wide receiver while Alshon Jeffery is out with a fractured hand, veteran Plaxico Burress has made it clear that he wants to be a Bear, saying he'd be honored to receive a phone call from the team. "For...

Alshon Jeffery Has Right Hand Fracture
October 9th, 2012 at 2:02 PM
***VIDEO1*** Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery suffered a fracture in his right hand during Sunday's 41-3 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Jeffery injured the hand on his second career touchdown reception at the very beginning of the fourth quarter. The hand swelled and was in a cast after the game, and the...

Chicago Bears to Workout RB Ryan Grant
September 25th, 2012 at 11:43 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Bears will workout ex-Packer running back Ryan Grant at Halas Hall today. ***PHOTO2*** The fact that the Bears are working out the running back would make you think Matt Forte won't play Monday. In Sunday's game against the St. Louis Rams, Michael Bush took some shots according to head coach...

Chicago Bears Sign Running Back Michael Bush
March 22nd, 2012 at 4:08 PM
For the third consecutive year, the Chicago Bears had invested good money to add a No. 2 running back. The latest addition to the Bears backfield is Michael Bush. He signed a four-year contract worth $14 million, with $7 million of it being guaranteed. ***PHOTO1*** Bush was one of the best running backs...