Category: ‘Defense’

Chicago Bears Could Be Interested in New York Jets Pro Bowl DE Muhammad Wilkerson
April 4th, 2016 at 7:12 AM
The Chicago Bears are in need of defensive end and the New York Jets may have their answer in Muhammad Wilkerson of the New York Jets. Wilkerson was assigned the franchise tag in February, which is worth $15.701 million for one season. The Bears have plenty of salary cap space...

Lance Briggs Practices with Starters, Limited for Chicago Bears
December 18th, 2013 at 4:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs practiced with the first team Wednesday, but was limited according to the team.  Briggs has missed two months with a shoulder injury, but head coach Marc Trestman is still hopefull he'll be able to make his return Sunday night against the Philadelphia Eagles. “It’s still day-to-day,” Trestman...

Chicago Bears’ Nate Collins Ready for Starting Role
September 26th, 2013 at 9:06 AM
Chicago Bears' defensive lineman Nate Collins has built a reputation for being a solid contributor.  With the season-ending injury to Pro Bowler Henry Melton, he's now being thrust into the role of starter on a 3-0 team.  But Collins thinks he's ready for the challenge. "Just having the opportunity to be...

Chicago Bears’ Charles Tillman Still Fighting Nagging Injuries
September 26th, 2013 at 8:51 AM
Chicago Bears' Pro Bowl cornerback Charles Tillman is still battling injuries, and was held out of Wednesday's practice. A knee injury has been hampering Tillman for weeks, but it is a going strain from the final moments of the Bear's win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday that has become an...

Chicago Bears Injury Roundup: Expect Charles Tillman to Be Fine, More from Julius Peppers
September 19th, 2013 at 9:38 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Bears defense hasn't hasn't exactly looked like it's normal self early in the season.  Part of the problem may be that a couple of its stars are either banged up, or under the weather. Charles Tillman was held out of Wednesday's practice thanks to a knee issue that's bothered...