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Chicago Bears have one of the “must see” games on 2014 NFL schedule

There’s no more guessing needed; the 2014 NFL schedule has been released. That’s 256 games, spread out over 17 weeks, played on Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays. Each week of the season holds some intrigue, from the season opening reboot of “The Fail Mary” play to the Super Bowl XLVIII rematch in Week 3 to divisional match-ups in Week 17 that will almost assuredly...
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Bears start at home, hit the road for next 4 out of five games with 15th hardest schedule

The Chicago Bears enter their second season under Marc Trestman beginning at Soldier Field against the Buffalo Bills on Sept. 7 and then the team hits the bricks for four of their next five games. The Bears during the season will face powerhouses such as San Francisco, Green Bay, New England and New Orleans. The entire schedule of all opponents’ is a combined 2013 winning percentage of .496.
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Bears sign backup RB Draughn to one-year deal

After failed multi-year deals with veteran backups to running back Matt Forte, the Bears have opted for restraint in the form of a one-year deal done Wednesday with former Kansas City Chief and Baltimore Raven backup Shaun Draughn. Draughn, 6-0, 205 pounds, with established credentials on special teams as well, was an undrafted free agent who made the Kansas City Chiefs’ practice...
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Chicago Bears signed RB Shaun Draughn

The Bears on Wednesday signed free-agent running back Shaun Draughn to a one-year contract. He will join Michael Ford as the only tailbacks on the roster behind Pro Bowler Matt Forte. Draughn has averaged 3.7 yards on 63 carries in 20 career games, 17 of which were with the Kansas City Chiefs. He has two […] The post Chicago Bears signed RB Shaun Draughn appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Bears Signing RB Shaun Draughn

  The Chicago Bears have signed veteran RB Shaun Draughn to a one-year deal, according to Sean Stellato. Draughn, 26, was last with the Colts, but they waived him just four days after they signed him. He appeared in three games last year and had four carries for two yards. Chicago obviously needs more depth a running back considering that they had Matt Forte and Michael Ford as...
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Shea McClellin making the transition from defensive end to linebacker sheds 11 pounds

According to Dave Richards of CBS Sports, Chicago Bears' Shea McClellin has shed 11 pounds in his transition from defensive end to linebacker. McClellin has been spending his time this offseason working with trainer Scot Prohaska in California. He's says the work has helped him bring down his 40-yard dash time from 4.74 to 4.5 seconds.
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Chicago Bears Pick Up Another Weapon For Jay Cutler

The Chicago Bears picked up another veteran weapon for Jay Cutler on Monday by signing Josh Morgan to a one-year contract. A former 2008 sixth round pick out of Virginia Tech (No. 174 overall), Morgan has chalked up 199 career receptions for 2,488 yards and 11 touchdowns through 79 games (54 starts) in six seasons with the San Francisco 49ers (2008-11) and Washington Redskins ...
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A proposed new Chicago Bears uniform is pretty sweet

Proposed uniform changes for NFL teams is nothing new. Every week, some sort of idea seems to pop up – from radical redesigns to Star Wars themed tweaks to subtle changes. Most are interesting, but fairly laughable. One new batch, however is worth taking a look at. Jesse Alkire, a freelance graphic artist / designer from Chicago, recently put his spin on each NFL team’s uniform...
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Personal Trainer: New Shea McClellin Will Make Chicago Say “WOW”

Chicago Bears News - The first round draft pick for the Bears in 2012 has been somewhat of a disappointment in Chicago, and fans are expecting to see more out of Shea McClellin this year as he moves from defensive end to linebacker. According to reports, Shea McClellin had quite the off-season with personal trainer Scot Prohaska. Prohaska tweeted this picture to show fans the progress...
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Power Rankings: Chicago Bears have a top-2 offense in the NFL

The old adage is that “defense wins championships.” But more and more, that sounds like a cliché being echoed by a coach, analyst or fan intent on living in the past. Nowadays, offense makes the difference; at least most of the time. Looking for proof? Take a look at the teams that made the playoffs last season. The 12 teams who made the postseason all finished in the top-18...
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Bears eyeing quarterbacks in 2014 NFL Draft

The Chicago Bears signed quarterback Jay Cutler to a lucrative long-term deal, and Jordan Palmer has impressed coach Marc Trestman. However, the club has always have been open to bringing in a young quarterback via the draft to develop. This year's crop of quarterbacks is a deep group with one NFL personnel man saying there are up to twelve starting signal callers that could be selected.
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Bears wouldn’t mind drafting a QB that Marc Trestman can groom

Leading up to the NFL draft, which begins May 8, the Sun-Times will take a position-by-position look at the Bears’ needs and which players might be available to fill them. Jay Cutler has his lucrative long-term deal, and Jordan Palmer has the confidence of coach Marc Trestman. But the Bears always have been open to adding a young quarterback. It has been up for consideration...
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Bears land a veteran wide receiver

Today, the Chicago Bears signed former Washington Redskins wide out Josh Morgan. The 6-foot-1, 220-pounder played for the Redskins for the past two seasons, spending the first four years of his career with the San Francisco 49ers. Morgan has 199 receptions for 2,488 yards and 11 touchdowns in his career. Morgan was selected by the […] The post Bears land a veteran wide receiver...
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Why is Brandon Marshall Excited?

Chicago Bears Football — It appears that wide receiver Brandon Marshall is very positive about the potential number three wideout Marquess Wilson for next season. Earl Bennett is no longer with the Bears due to a contract dispute, so Wilson is the next man up and he could provide a huge bolster to the roster. “I really want to talk about Marquess Wilson. He came down and trained...
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Josh McCown is a beast in basketball (Must See)

New Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting quarterback Josh McCown is quite the basketball player. At a charity event this weekend Josh McCown tore up you need to see these videos. http://dailysnark.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/JoshMcCown3.gif http://dailysnark.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/JoshMcCown2.gif http://dailysnark.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/JoshMcCown1.gif Chicago are you...
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