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suntimes.com Updated Aug 12, 2013
BOURBONNAIS — Though his big smile said otherwise, Bears defensive end Corey Wootton insisted he gained no particular satisfaction from taking a rookie to school Monday. He even praised the victim, fifth-round pick Jordan Mills. ‘‘It kind of reminds me …Share Tweet
Motoring Zach Minter has impressed Bears defensive coordinator Mel TuckerBOURBONNAIS — Defensive tackle Zach Minter’s fumble recovery against the Panthers might look like a case of a player being in the right place at the right time. But it’s what the undrafted rookie from Montana State did to get to that place that has the …Share TweetHolding the football above his head, linebacker Lance Briggs galloped down the sideline and into the end zone. He had picked off quarterback Jay Cutler during another good day for the defense in team drills Monday. Defensive end Corey Wootton almost had…Share Tweet
Practices will be crucial in evaluation of Bears’ returnersBOURBONNAIS — Devin Hester was as close as a kick returner could be to stepping out of the back of the end zone, but he stayed in and returned a kickoff Friday against the Panthers. And that was just fine with special-teams coordinator Joe DeCamillis, e…Share TweetJust once more before I die, I’d like the Bears to have a lockdown offensive line. That’s all I’m asking. Not that there would be peace on earth, a cure for the common cold or a winning Mega Millions ticket in my immediate future. Just that the Bears ha…Share Tweet
Bears to train at Olivet Nazarene University through 2022profootballtalk.com Aug 12, 2013The bulk of the NFL’s teams have held training camp at home this summer. The Bears, who have long held training camp at remote sites, are not one of those teams, and that will remain the same for the next nine seasons. The Bears will continue to train a…Share TweetESPN.com Aug 12, 2013Three takeaways from Week 1 of the preseason: Offensive lines are in major flux: Chicago Bears right tackle J'Marcus Webb played so poorly Friday night at the Carolina Panthers that he was working with the second team when practice resumed Sunday. For t…Share Tweet