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Bears land free-agent lineman Matt Slauson with one-year deal

Bears land free-agent lineman Matt Slauson with one-year deal

Matt Slauson doesn’t know what position he’ll play, and he only knows two people in the Bears’ organization. But the veteran guard signed a one-year deal with the team because he felt wanted. “They didn’t look at me as just a number. That was re
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  • Bears sign a quarterback too, but for a lot less

    Bears sign a quarterback too, but for a lot less

    profootballtalk.com Mar 29, 2013
    The Cowboys aren’t the only team doing quarterback business today. According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, the Bears have brought back backup Josh McCown, on a one-year deal. While we’re guessing McCown will make roughly $107 million or so les
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  • Meet the Tampa 7, the successful spawn of a league laughingstoc…

    Meet the Tampa 7, the successful spawn of a league laughingstock

    CNNSI.com Mar 29, 2013
    They were the laughingstock of the league. And yet, born out of that ineptitude came one of the most successful GM trees of all-time. Don Banks introduces you to The Tampa 7.
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  • Eight in the Box: WR status check

    Eight in the Box: WR status check

    ESPN.com Mar 29, 2013
    How does each team look at wide receiver, and what still needs to be done? Chicago Bears: If I were in charge of the Bears, wide receiver isn’t a position I would pursue unless a prospect I really liked dropped in the draft and was just too good to pass
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  • NFC North links: Hanson wants to return

    NFC North links: Hanson wants to return

    ESPN.com Mar 29, 2013
    Chicago Bears Running back Armando Allen signed his exclusive-rights tender, keeping the two-year veteran from becoming a free agent. GM Phil Emery needs to set aside the "best player available" approach in the first round of next month's draf…
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Meet the Tampa 7, the successful spawn of a league laughingstoc…

    Mar 29
    As the 2013 NFL Draft looms less than four weeks away, first-year New York Jets general manager John Idzik likely feels the heat of the spotlight on him as much or more so than any club executive in the league. As a rookie GM in the NFL's biggest media …
  • NFL draft - A better way to correctly evaluate quarterback prospects might…

    Mar 29
    The next generation of combine drills could be a tool to evaluate draft prospects far more accurately.
  • The Sports Guy breaks down the Miami Heat's win streak

    Mar 29
    With Miami's streak in our rearview mirror, who were the winners and losers in this whole spectacle?