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Chicago Bears: Why drafting safety is Bears’ biggest need

We all know what happened. It was Week 17, and the Chicago Bears had a chance to clinch the NFC North with a win over the rival Green Bay Packers. Safety Chris Conte’s poor play had been the subject of much of the criticism the Bears had gotten all of last year, and the team’s playoff hopes came crumbling down in what was an all too familiar scene for Bears fans — Conte had...
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Chicago Bears have workout with Virginia-Lynchburg, CB, Keith Lewis

Per source, Virginia-Lynchburg cornerback Keith Lewis had a workout for the Chicago Bears. The talented cornerback has also visited the Oakland Raiders. Trifecta numbers of height (6'0), weight (197) and speed (4.45 forty) are all in favor of Lewis. His arrows have been pointing up since January when he played at the Medal of Honor Bowl, where he has impressed scouts ever si...
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Brandon Marshall Sprints 24 MPH On Treadmill (Video)

It’s not Chad Johnson’s or RG3′s 25 miles per hour, but Brandon Marshall has a little gitty up in him as well. Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall has now added high intensity running to his offseason regime.  Marshall posted a video to his Instagram that shows him with the assistance of a trainer, sprinting at a speed of 24 miles per hour on a treadmill.  Marshall...
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Chicago Bears | Best & Worst Case Scenario for Round 1 of the NFL Draft

The Bears wasted no time in free agency to beef up one of their greatest weaknesses, the defensive line. Not only did they bring in the durable run stopping Lamarr Houston from the Raiders, but they also brought in the still producing and entertaining Jared Allen. Even with the big additions I don’t they they are done beefing up the defensive line. Unless someone falls to them...
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Keith Lewis has a private work-out tomorrow with Chicago

Small school cornerback Keith Lewis from Virginia Lynchburg will be at a private work out tomorrow at his college facility. That private workout will be held by the Chicago Bears scouting staff. Chicago is one of the teams that is very interested in Lewis, after his amazing pro day were he ran a 4.3 forty. […] The post Keith Lewis has a private work-out tomorrow with Chicago appeared...
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The Chicago Bears are playing in one of the 10 best NFL games in 2014

After much anticipation, it is now believed that the NFL will release its 2014 schedule on Tuesday, April 22. At that point, we’ll find who plays who, from Week 1 to Week 17, including all of the primetime and national TV games; that’ll provide fans with somewhat of a road map for the season. But some games are going to be so attractive that it doesn’t matter when they’re...
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Chicago Bears ‘New Look’ defense needs ‘Old School’ results

The Chicago Bears spent their offseason giving their defense a makeover and hoping for better results. All Pro defensive end Julius Peppers was sent walking, defensive linemen Henry Melton, and Corey Wooten were also allowed to take their talents elsewhere. While the names are big, their impact on the 2013 Chicago Bears was anything but. The Bears last season sported, perhaps,...
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Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Ben Johnson, LB, Tennessee-Martin

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Ben Johnson, LB, Tennessee-Martin  How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? Only a couple teams recruited me out of high school. Mostly NAIA schools. Where did you choose and why? I chose UT Martin because I felt the urge to prove that I could play at that level […] The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Ben Johnson, LB, Tennessee...
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Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler Out To Prove His Worth

Chicago Bears Football - Jay Cutler’s status as an elite NFL quarterback has always been in question, and many believe this is his make or break year. Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler is out to prove his worth in 2014, entering year two of leading Marc Trestman’s system. What Makes Cutler Elite? Many people won’t admit that Jay Cutler is an elite quarterback. I can tell you one...
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Bears part ways with Cheta Ozougwu

The Chicago Bears released third-year veteran DE Cheta Ozougwu on Tuesday, the team announced (via Michael C. Wright of ESPN.com.) Ozougwu didn't play much in his time with the team, playing in nine games for the Bears from 2012-13. He had four tackles, a sack and one forced fumble in that span. He also played a little special teams, with five tackles. The Bears are plenty...
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Brian Urlacher Slowly Making His Way Back Into the Chicago Bears Organization

Chicago Bears News- After almost a year of nothing but negative comments, it seems like former Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher is slowly trying to make his way back into the good graces of his old team. After commenting on the signing of Jared Allen, Urlacher yet again found himself in the positive light as it pertains to the Monsters of the Midway … except this time it...
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Power Rankings: Chicago Bears have had a top-15 offseason so far in 2014

Since the 2013 NFL season ended 10 weeks ago, every team in the NFL has made changes. Both winners and losers from last year have been busy making adjustments. Some have revamped their coaching staff. Some have turned over their roster. Some have done a little bit of both. But none, not a single one, have stood pat. During this firestorm of activity, every team believes they’ve...
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Chicago Bears Seven Round Mock NFL Draft

[NOWCAST] Chicago Bears Seven Round Mock. In today’s [NOWCAST] we will be breaking down an article written by Fansided that says the Chicago Bears should trade down and acquire picks. Hmm, sounds familiar. I have also done a full seven round mock NFL draft for the Bears and breaking down the players and needs of the Bears.   Take a listen to who I’ve mocked here: [NOWCAST...
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Why the Chicago Bears should trade up in the first round

After overhauling a defense that cost the team several victories last season, the Chicago Bears look poised to compete in a division that should have two of the strongest offenses in the NFL (Detroit and Green Bay). Even so, to be a legitimate contender in the strong NFC North, Chicago must trade up in the […] The post Why the Chicago Bears should trade up in the first round appeared...
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National Rewind: Offseason Power Rankings, scrap heap FAs for the Chicago Bears, more

In case you missed it, columns from the cover32 universe to browse through while watching The Masters on Sunday or bored at your office on Monday. National Columns - The top-10 inside linebackers in the NFL Draft. (READ) - POWER RANKINGS: Grading teams at the offseason midpoint. (READ) - The best remaining NFL free agents at each position. (READ) - Ten NFL players who aren...
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