Tagged: ‘Lance Briggs’

The Bear’s Den: March 15, 2017
March 15th, 2017 at 12:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** Bears owner Virginia McCaskey... Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images BEAR DOWN, CHICAGO BEARS, BEAR DOWN!!!! BEARRRSSSS Mayer: Cooper overwhelmed by Bears fans - - In a letter to Bears fans, recently-signed cornerback Marcus Cooper expressed gratitude for the warm reception he's received and excitement about playing for...

Ex-Bears LB Lance Briggs says he has symptoms of CTE
March 14th, 2017 at 8:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** 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...

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...

Lance Briggs on Track for Dec. 22nd Return
December 13th, 2013 at 4:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs could be ready to return by Dec. 22nd vs. the Philadelphia Eagles. Briggs fractured his shoulder in late October, and the Bears defense has struggled ever since.  Briggs had 75 tackles and two sacks before getting hurt, and the Bears have had the NFL's worst run...

Chicago Bears Re-sign QB Jordan Palmer, Add Linebacker Larry Grant
October 28th, 2013 at 3:55 PM
The Chicago Bears signed two players for depth Monday, after healing up over the bye week. With starting QB Jay Cutler expected to miss at least another five weeks, G.M. Phil Emery brought back quarterback Jordan Palmer, who was with the team in the preseason. Palmer went 12 for 18 with 116...