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After Impressive Rookie Season With Bears, Cody Whitehair’s ‘Arrow Is Up, Up, Up’
August 15th, 2017 at 2:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Chris Emmaâ?? (CBS) The long days of throwing hay bales on a Kansas farm fortified the core values of Bears offensive lineman Cody Whitehair, allowing a talent 2016 second-round pick to become one of the NFL's best centers in just a season. That workman-like demeanor helped Whitehair transition from...

Undrafted Rookie Receiver Tanner Gentry Continues To Impress With Bears
August 15th, 2017 at 12:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Chris Emmaâ?? (CBS) With a one-on-one matchup some 40 yards down the field, Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky unleashed the deep ball. Veteran cornerback Marcus Cooper was in coverage and properly positioned, but it didn't matter. Up and over went receiver Tanner Gentry, who hauled in the pass atop Cooper's...

Aguayo maintaining confidence despite being cut by Bucs
August 14th, 2017 at 5:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** Roberto Aguayo still believes he can be an effective NFL kicker. Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports Roberto Aguayo is keeping his head up after his release by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The second-year kicker, who landed with the Chicago Bears, sounded confident in his first comments since the release, backing...

Kyle Long booted from Bears practice for fighting
August 14th, 2017 at 2:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chicago Bears offensive guard Kyle Long got in a fight at practice Monday. Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports Chicago Bears offensive lineman Kyle Long did not have a good Monday. He was tossed from practice after getting into a fight. After practice, which was closed to the media and the...

Bears Giving Roberto Aguayo The Chance To Find Himself
August 14th, 2017 at 2:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Chris Emmaâ?? BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (CBS) - There's a beach house in North Carolina that Bears kicker Connor Barth will call home when the time comes. He can spend those days surfing and enjoying life. Comforts to come ease the mind of Barth, who knows well the realities of his...