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Bears' Urlacher says he may miss 2 to 4 weeks

Bears' Urlacher says he may miss 2 to 4 weeks

Brian Urlacher acknowledged he could miss the rest of the regular season because of a hamstring injury, meaning the linebacker might have played his last game with the Chicago Bears.
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  • Devin Hester ‘getting better,’ but he’s mum on return to Bears

    Devin Hester ‘getting better,’ but he’s mum on return to Bears

    suntimes.com Dec 4, 2012
    Bears kick returner and receiver Devin Hester said he felt like he was on the field Tuesday afternoon when he took the stage at Calumet Public School District 132, where he participated in the NFL’s ‘‘Play 60’’ campaign for good health. ‘‘It
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  • Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher might be out for season

    Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher might be out for season

    suntimes.com Dec 4, 2012
    Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher could miss at least the next three games with a right hamstring injury, an NFL source confirmed on Tuesday. Urlacher suffered the injury on the second to last play of the 23-17 overtime loss Sunday to the Seattle S…
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  • Why Jay Cutler Is Essential For A Successful Bears Team

    Why Jay Cutler Is Essential For A Successful Bears Team

    bearsgab.com Dec 4, 2012
    By Ryan Desort Jay Cutler has been regarded as an above average to elite quarterback throughout his career. He has a big arm and can move an offense with ease when he is given adequate time to throw the ball. While he only has one career playoff victory…
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  • Don Banks: Costly losses give Ravens, Bears something to worry …

    Don Banks: Costly losses give Ravens, Bears something to worry about in race

    CNNSI.com Dec 4, 2012
    Every loss matters at this point, even for those safely in the playoff field. For two teams, Week 13 defeats could prove especially costly as the postseason nears, Don Banks writes.
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  • Peter King: Behind star trio, rookie QB class playing beyond it…

    Peter King: Behind star trio, rookie QB class playing beyond its years; mail

    CNNSI.com Dec 4, 2012
    LANDOVER, Md. -- "It's all being ready to play at a younger age,'' Robert Griffin III said early this morning, putting those crazy striped socks on at his locker at FedEx Field. "I mean, look at how [South Carolina defensive end] Jadeveon Clow…
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  • Video - NFL32OT: The Race Begins 02:45

    NFL32OT: The Race Begins

    Dec 4
    Episode 230: The NFL32 crew discuss whether the Giants can hold on and win the NFC East. Tim Hasselbeck breaks down who will win in the NFC North. The NFL32 crew discuss the best team in the AFC.
  • Video - Bears face 'must win' Sunday in Minnesota 02:37

    Bears face 'must win' Sunday in Minnesota

    Dec 4
    The ESPN Chicago crew looks back at what went wrong for the Bears against the Seattle Seahawks and discusses the importance of Sunday's game in Minnesota.
  • Video - Report: Brian Urlacher Out Three Weeks 01:41

    Report: Brian Urlacher Out Three Weeks

    Dec 4
    Jeff Dickerson with the latest on Brian Urlacher's injury.
  • Video - NFL Live OT: Bears Lose Urlacher 02:48

    NFL Live OT: Bears Lose Urlacher

    Dec 4
    Tim Hasselbeck and Damien Woody discuss the report that Brian Urlacher could miss the rest of the regular season.

Sports Columnists

  • Kerry Byrne: Inside the Numbers: Week 13

    Dec 4
    Tom Brady is in the midst of one of the great seasons any quarterback has ever produced -- yet again.
  • Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 13

    Dec 4
    The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.
  • Don Banks: Costly losses give Ravens, Bears something to worry about in ra…

    Dec 4
    Week 13 in the NFL had its requisite amount of 16 losers -- and, yes, we know the Rams and 49ers nearly tied once again -- but nobody in the league lost more ground than the Bears and Ravens, both of whom were upset at home on Sunday by six-win teams, d…
  • Peter King: Behind star trio, rookie QB class playing beyond its years; ma…

    Dec 4
    LANDOVER, Md. -- "It's all being ready to play at a younger age,'' Robert Griffin III said early this morning, putting those crazy striped socks on at his locker at FedEx Field. "I mean, look at how [South Carolina defensive end] Jadeveon Clow…