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Rashaan Salaam, Heisman Trophy Winner With Colorado, Dies at 42

Rashaan Salaam, Heisman Trophy Winner With Colorado, Dies at 42

Salaam, who was selected by the Chicago Bears in the first round of the 1995 N.F.L. draft, was plagued by injuries, fumbles and marijuana use.
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  • Akiem Hicks named NFC defensive player of the week

    Akiem Hicks named NFC defensive player of the week

    profootballtalk.com 7 hours ago
    Not too many things have gone right for the Bears this season, but the emergence of defensive end Akiem Hicks is one of them. Hicks was named NFC defensive player of the week after his two-sack performance against the 49ers last week. It was his second …
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  • What if the Bears Logo Was Made in the Likeness of President El…

    What if the Bears Logo Was Made in the Likeness of President Elect Donald Trump?

    bearsgab.com Dec 5 (yesterday)
    Like it or not, next month Donald Trump will be the new President of the United States, and one thing that can’t be denied is it’s going to be an interesting four years in our country. There’s been plenty of fun poked at the President elect, and one sit…
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  • Bears officially place Cutler on IR

    Bears officially place Cutler on IR

    profootballtalk.com Dec 5 (yesterday)
    The Bears on Monday officially placed quarterback Jay Cutler on the season-ending injured-reserve list. Cutler has been out since Nov. 20, when he suffered a torn labrum in his throwing shoulder. With Brian Hoyer also out, Matt Barkley has started the l…
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  • Bears claim Johnthan Banks

    Bears claim Johnthan Banks

    profootballtalk.com Dec 5 (yesterday)
    The Bears claimed cornerback Johnthan Banks via waivers on Monday. The Lions waived Banks over the weekend. A second-round pick of the Buccaneers in 2013, Banks was traded by the Bucs to the Lions in early November. Banks, 27, had played in two games fo…
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  • Bears can sell hope for 2017 season with Leonard Floyd

    Bears can sell hope for 2017 season with Leonard Floyd

    ESPN.com Dec 5 (2 days ago)
    Bears can sell hope for 2017 season with Leonard Floyd
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  • Bears Whitewash the 49ers 26-6 for 3rd Win of the Season

    Bears Whitewash the 49ers 26-6 for 3rd Win of the Season

    bearsgab.com Dec 4 (3 days ago)
    Jordan Howard ran for 117 yards and a career-high three touchdowns and the Bears handed San Francisco its 11th straight loss, beating the 49ers 26-6 on a snowy Sunday. The 49ers (1-11) extended their franchise-record losing streak and set a club low wit…
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  • Chip Kelly's father died Friday, but his mom wanted him to coac…

    Chip Kelly's father died Friday, but his mom wanted him to coach 49ers on Sunday

    yahoo.com profootballtalk.com Dec 4 (3 days ago)
    The father of San Francisco 49ers head coach Chip Kelly died Friday night, Kelly confirmed after Sunday’s 26-6 loss to the Chicago Bears. Paul Kelly, a retired trial lawyer from New Hampshire, practiced law for more than 40 years. Chip Kelly flew to New…
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  • Bears do enough to send 49ers to 11th straight loss

    Bears do enough to send 49ers to 11th straight loss

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Dec 4 (3 days ago)
    It was far from a thing of beauty for the Bears, but it beats losing. A second-half surge helped the Bears to a 26-6 win over the 49ers, extending San Francisco’s losing streak to 11 games. And perhaps to commemorate that first win of the season, the 49…
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  • Colin Kaepernick benched at snowy Soldier Field, replaced by Bl…

    Colin Kaepernick benched at snowy Soldier Field, replaced by Blaine Gabbert

    yahoo.com Dec 4 (3 days ago)
    The San Francisco 49ers benched quarterback Colin Kaepernick early in the fourth quarter of their 26-6 defeat on Sunday against the Chicago Bears. News that surfaced before the game makes his future with the team very much unknown at this point. Kaepern…
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  • Bears blow open a 21-6 lead on the 49ers

    Bears blow open a 21-6 lead on the 49ers

    profootballtalk.com Dec 4 (3 days ago)
    If the weather’s going to make you run the ball almost exclusively, it helps to be good at it. The Bears have opened up a 21-6 lead over the 49ers in some sketchy conditions in Chicago, blowing open a sloppy game. Running back Jordan Howard has scored t…
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  • 49ers Get Flagged For Celebrating Touchdown That Didn't Happen

    49ers Get Flagged For Celebrating Touchdown That Didn't Happen

    deadspin.com Dec 4 (3 days ago)
    Just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse for the San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears, they had to play each other today.Read more...
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  • The snowy touchdown celebration that might have cost the 49ers …

    The snowy touchdown celebration that might have cost the 49ers a touchdown

    yahoo.com Dec 4 (3 days ago)
    We had a feeling the San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears might have trouble scoring points Sunday. And the snow that fell before and during the first half of the game certainly played a part in that. Just not exactly the part we imagined. [Join the $1…
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  • Bears being coy about Kyle Fuller's status for this Sunday

    Bears being coy about Kyle Fuller's status for this Sunday

    ESPN.com Dec 2 (5 days ago)
    Bears being coy about Kyle Fuller's status for this Sunday
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  • Former Chicago Bear Charged For Abuse Of Child Prisoners

    Former Chicago Bear Charged For Abuse Of Child Prisoners

    deadspin.com Dec 1 (6 days ago)
    A former lineman for the Chicago Bears who became a prison guard is facing nine felony charges in Kane County, Illinois for his role in a scheme to encourage violence amongst inmates at a juvenile correctional facility as a method of self-policing. Read…
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  • Rehab isn't helping, so Bears' Jay Cutler to have season-ending…

    Rehab isn't helping, so Bears' Jay Cutler to have season-ending surgery

    yahoo.com profootballtalk.com Dec 1 (6 days ago)
    The 2-9 Chicago Bears will be finishing out their season with their third-string quarterback under center. On Thursday, Bears coach John Fox told reporters that veteran QB Jay Cutler’s rehabilitation efforts have not been effective, and that he will und…
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  • Video - Cutler thinks Kevin White can be a special player 00:51

    Cutler thinks Kevin White can be a special player

    Jul 29
    Jeff Dickerson talks about the excitement the Bears have for wide receiver Kevin White.
  • Video - Leonard Floyd in good hands with John Fox 00:40

    Leonard Floyd in good hands with John Fox

    Jul 27
    Louis Riddick explains why John Fox is the perfect guy to develop Leonard Floyd into an elite pass rusher.
  • Video - Remembering the passion and intensity of Dennis Green 00:25

    Remembering the passion and intensity of Dennis Green

    Jul 22
    In light of former Cardinals coach Dennis Green's passing at age 67, look back at his memorable tirade after his team's loss to the Bears.
  • Video - Cutler remains Bears' top question mark 01:56

    Cutler remains Bears' top question mark

    Jul 13
    ESPN Bears reporter Jeff Dickerson questions whether Jay Cutler can put together another solid season in Chicago without former play caller Adam Gase.