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The Cleveland Browns have a new quarterback. Yet another one. Josh McCown, who was released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after a lost 2014 season, has opted to sign with the Browns over other teams he met with, including the Buffalo Bills, New York Jets …Upvote Share Tweet
Bears sign TE Zach Miller to one-year dealprofootballtalk.com Feb 27 (yesterday)The Bears have struck a deal with tight end Zach Miller. Chicago has signed Miller to a one-year contract, the team said Friday morning on Twitter. He was slated to become an unrestricted free agent. (The Bears have referred to Miller’s deal as an exten…Upvote Share Tweet
Jon Gruden: Time for Bears to give another QB a chanceESPN.com Feb 26 (2 days ago)As Bears general manager Ryan Pace and coach John Fox evaluate Jay Cutler to determine whether to bring him back for the 2015 season, ESPN NFL analyst Jon Gruden thinks it’s time the club gives another signal-caller an opportunity. Asked on ESPN "M…Upvote Share Tweet
Bears sign CB Demontre Hurst through 2016profootballtalk.com Feb 25 (3 days ago)The Bears have inked one of their defensive backs to a contract extension. Chicago has signed cornerback Demontre Hurst to a two-year deal, the club said this evening. Hurst is now under contract through 2016. The 23-year-old Hurst played 15 games for C…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 25 (3 days ago)With the news that the Cleveland Browns have created a "new" logo in the most Cleveland way possible, we decided to take a look at the best and worst of the NFL's current crop of logos. Do you prefer the classic style of the Green Bay Packers …Upvote Share TweetA pair of NFC clubs could be suitors for Jets inside linebacker David Harris if he hits the open market when the new league year begins on March 10. The Bears and Falcons could be players for Harris, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reported Friday. One of th…Upvote Share Tweet
Bears WR coach Mike Groh praised by former pupilESPN.com Feb 20INDIANAPOLIS -- Consensus first-round pick Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper complimented Chicago Bears assistant Mike Groh's attention to detail when asked Friday to describe the impact Groh had on the wideouts' spectacular collegiate career. Groh, th…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Feb 20INDIANAPOLIS -- A deep draft class at defensive end features five players projected by ESPN Draft Analyst Mel Kiper Jr. to be taken in the top 15 picks. Included in the group is charismatic University of Florida product Dante Fowler, whose positional ve…Upvote Share Tweet
Three things we learned at combine: BearsINDIANAPOLIS -- Chicago Bears coach John Fox and general manager Ryan Pace met Wednesday with the media at the NFL combine, and several other interview sessions commenced Thursday involving general managers and head coaches around the league. Here’s wha…Upvote Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS -- A day after Chicago Bears coach John Fox and general manager Ryan Pace danced around any commitment to Jay Cutler, the quarterback's potential replacement addressed the media assembled for the combine at Lucas Oil Stadium. Oregon's Marcu…Upvote Share Tweet
Bears' pass-rushers hope to emulate Julius Peppers' successINDIANAPOLIS -- Julius Peppers ought to serve as an inspiration to the handful of veteran Chicago Bears defensive ends who are expected to switch roles and become 3-4 outside linebackers/edge rushers. One of the most feared 4-3 pass-rushers of his gener…Upvote Share TweetLast week, Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall said that he received no assurances he’d remain with the team during meetings with coach John Fox and General Manager Ryan Pace. Fox didn’t offer any during his meeting with the media at the combine on Wed…Upvote Share Tweet
Bears are switching to a 3-4, something Jared Allen doesn’t digprofootballtalk.com Feb 19While his non-endorsement of Bears quarterback Jay Cutler got the initial attention, the other changes John Fox is bringing to Chicago could impact a player who’s had a much better career. In a bit of an upset, Fox hired Vic Fangio to run a 3-4 defense …Upvote Share Tweet
Bears still trying to determine role for Shea McClellinINDIANAPOLIS -- The Chicago Bears continue to discuss potential roles for former first-round pick Shea McClellin, but coach John Fox said the team hasn’t yet decided whether he’ll play outside or inside in the team’s 3-4 defense. “That’s something we’ve…Upvote Share Tweet
Bears GM explains pitfalls of drafting saftiesESPN.com Feb 18INDIANAPOLIS – New Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Pace faces a multitude of hurdles to rebuild a defense that ranked near the bottom of the league the past two seasons, but a familiar problem refuses to go away. Safety. In terms of pure offseason ne…Upvote Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS -- Chicago Bears coach John Fox and general manager Ryan Pace received multiple opportunities Wednesday at the NFL scouting combine to give quarterback Jay Cutler votes of confidence but both declined.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Feb 18Josh McCown met with Chicago Bears coach John Fox at the NFL scouting combine Wednesday to discuss a possible reunion between the recently released quarterback and the team.Upvote Share Tweet
Charles Tillman wants to keep playing until he wins a Super Bowlprofootballtalk.com Feb 16Charles Tillman has spent 12 seasons in the NFL, doesn’t have a contract for 2014 and has missed 21 of the Bears’ last 23 games because of injuries. So does that mean he’s done? Not according to Tillman, who says he wants to play until he wins a Super B…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Feb 13Draft-eligible position-player hopefuls who played college football in 2014 have another chance to open the eyes of scouts. The NFL announced Friday it would hold an extra regional combine at the Bears’ headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois on Sunday, M…Upvote Share Tweet
Tim Jennings undergoes arthroscopic knee surgeryESPN.com Feb 13Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings posted a status and picture on Twitter of himself sitting in a wheelchair on Friday alluding to him undergoing some type of surgical procedure, before later deleting the status and picture. But according to a source…Upvote Share Tweet
Brandon Marshall understands Bears may decide to move on without himprofootballtalk.com Feb 11Wide receiver Brandon Marshall feels like he and the Bears are on the same page when it comes to wanting to win in 2015 and he “definitely” loves playing for the team, but that’s not enough for him to feel assured of a spot on Chicago’s roster in 2015. …Upvote Share Tweet
Bears tab Stan Drayton as running backs coachprofootballtalk.com Feb 5The Bears have added a coach from the reigning national champions to their coaching staff. Chicago has hired Ohio State assistant head coach-offense/running backs Stan Drayton as its running backs coach, the team said Thursday. Drayton replaces Skip Pee…Upvote Share Tweet
Bears sign CB Al Louis-Jeanprofootballtalk.com Feb 4The Bears have reached a new deal with second-year cornerback Al Louis-Jean. Chicago has signed Louis-Jean to a two-year contract, the team said Wednesday. The 21-year-old Louis-Jean played nine games in 2014, recording nine tackles. A Boston College pr…Upvote Share Tweet
Jared Allen eager to work with John FoxESPN.com Feb 2The potential shift to a 3-4 front hasn't tempered Jared Allen's enthusiasm about the Chicago Bears' hiring of new head coach John Fox and defensive coordinator Vic Fangio. Making the rounds at Super Bowl XLIX, Allen told the NFL Network he expects the …Upvote Share Tweet
Bears Interested In Bolstering Linebacking CorpsFeb 23ESPN Bears reporter Michael C. Wright discusses areas the team may address in free agency.
Will Suh, Cutler And Cobb Stay Where They Are?Feb 19ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky, Bears reporter Michael C. Wright and Lions reporter Michael Rothstein discuss the futures of Ndamukong Suh, Randall Cobb and Jay Cutler and whether they'll remain with their current teams in the NFC North.
Fox Not Yet Endorsing CutlerFeb 18Bears coach John Fox indicates that he is still getting to know Jay Cutler and has not yet finished evaluating the veteran quarterback.
Combine Critical For New Bears RegimeFeb 13ESPN Bears reporter Michael C. Wright discusses new GM Ryan Pace and coach John Fox forging their dynamic in Indianpolis.
ESPN NowFeb 26S Mike Mitchell's restructuring will save the Steelers more than $2.4M of cap room, a source tells ESPN's John Clayton. Mitchell converted a $2M roste...
Mock Draft: Post-CombineFeb 25Former Oregon coach Chip Kelly, now with the Eagles, once said Marcus Mariota is “the most talented kid I coached in college.” (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images) Let the silly season begin! And let me kick it off, right here! With a nod to the “Fine Fifteen” s…
Jameis Winston will be No. 1 and other lessons from NFL scouting combineFeb 23Five things: Most of the top prospects, including Jameis Winston, confirmed their lofty rankings with their performances at the 2015 NFL scouting combine, John Clayton writes.
The Bucs Start HereFeb 23INDIANAPOLIS — The Most Scrutinized Draft Pick of All Time was on the phone Sunday, a day after the poking and prodding of the NFL combine here, and I asked The Most Scrutinized Draft Pick of All Time if he was ready for the private detectives from mult…