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Bears get rid of another converted college QB project

Bears get rid of another converted college QB project

profootballtalk.com Updated 2 hours ago
It wasn’t a good day to be a converted college quarterback with the Bears. In addition to the previously reported wide receiver Armanti Edwards, the Bears also parted ways with former Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch. Lynch was trying to make …
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  • All-Star Molina off the DL for the Cardinals

    All-Star Molina off the DL for the Cardinals

    ESPN.com MLB.com 36 minutes ago
    The St. Louis Cardinals have activated All-Star catcher Yadier Molina from the 15-day disabled list in time for a weekend series against the Chicago Cubs.
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  • Nuns high five each other after Adam Dunn's RBI single

    Nuns high five each other after Adam Dunn's RBI single

    yahoo.com 3 hours ago
    The Chicago White Sox need more starting pitching, improved relief pitching and a better defense in order to get into a winning habit in 2015. Do they also need more prayer, and perhaps even some divine intervention? Not necessarily. But it might not hu…
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  • Ryan Mundy considering legal action against Schutt after cut to…

    Ryan Mundy considering legal action against Schutt after cut to head

    profootballtalk.com 7 hours ago
    Bears safety Ryan Mundy suffered a cut to his head that required stitches during the team’s preseason game against the Seahawks and he’s considering legal action against the helmet manufacturer as a result. Mundy was wearing a Schutt helmet when he coll…
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  • Chicago Bears' projected roster

    Chicago Bears' projected roster

    ESPN.com suntimes.com 8 hours ago
    Examining the Chicago Bears' roster: QUARTERBACKS (3) Jay Cutler Jimmy Clausen David Fales Fales looked good in the first half of the preseason finale at Cleveland, but fell off somewhat in the second half. Still, Fales showed enough to prove he belongs…
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  • Carrasco helps Indians keep up playoff push

    Carrasco helps Indians keep up playoff push

    MLB.com nytimes.com 16 hours ago
    The Indians kept pace in the playoff picture with a 3-2 victory over the White Sox on Thursday night in Chicago. Jason Kipnis drove in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning to help Carlos Carrasco, who allowed one run over 6 2/3 innings, post a win.
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  • Santonio Holmes makes case to stay in Bears’ loss

    Santonio Holmes makes case to stay in Bears’ loss

    CLEVELAND — He might be back to his old self. He might not be. But Santonio Holmes hasn’t forgotten how to get to the end zone. The former Super Bowl MVP, who signed with the Bears on Aug. 16, showed the burst and explosion the Bears are looking for on …
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  • Josh Bellamy makes a good last impression with Bears

    Josh Bellamy makes a good last impression with Bears

    suntimes.com 19 hours ago
    CLEVELAND — David Fales played like a promising rookie quarterback — a little good, a little bad and a lot of hope. The sixth-round draft pick from San Jose State, playing from start to finish, was 13-for-24 for 146 yards, one touchdown and one intercep…
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  • Observation Deck: Chicago Bears

    Observation Deck: Chicago Bears

    Chicago's starters received the night off, prompting the club to point the spotlight Thursday night on a group of backups comprised mostly of players not likely to survive final cuts. Squaring off against Cleveland's starters, the Bears reserves held th…
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  • Five things learned in first half vs. Browns

    Five things learned in first half vs. Browns

    ESPN.com 20 hours ago
    CLEVELAND -- Here are five things we learned in the first half of the Chicago Bears’ preseason finale versus the Browns. 1. 53-man roster mostly set before game: The Bears offered up a fairly complete picture of the final roster when they decided to sit…
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  • Bassitt set to debut Saturday night against Tigers

    Bassitt set to debut Saturday night against Tigers

    MLB.com 22 hours ago
    Right-handed pitcher Chris Bassitt will make his Major League debut for the White Sox as the starter for Saturday's doubleheader nightcap against the Tigers.
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  • Reds swipe six, run away with rubber match

    Reds swipe six, run away with rubber match

    MLB.com nytimes.com 24 hours ago
    Cincinnati's proficiency on the bases helped accomplish something in Thursday's 7-2 victory over the Cubs that they hadn't done in more than eight years.
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  • Reds excel on bases, at plate to support Axelrod

    Reds excel on bases, at plate to support Axelrod

    MLB.com ESPN.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    With help from six stolen bases and two three-run innings, Dylan Axelrod shut down the Cubs over five frames in their 7-2 series finale win at Great American Ball Park on Thursday afternoon.
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  • Bats back Latos early as Reds hold off Cubs

    Bats back Latos early as Reds hold off Cubs

    MLB.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    A four-run fourth inning supported Mat Latos nicely before the Reds had to hang on for a 7-5 victory over the Cubs. Cincinnati has won three of its last four games and stopped Chicago's four-game win streak.
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  • Video - Chicago Bears vs. Cleveland Browns preseason highlights 02:05

    Chicago Bears vs. Cleveland Browns preseason highlights

    Aug 29
    Rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel shows exciting flashes as he helps the Cleveland Browns defeat the Chicago Bears 33-13 in Week 4 of preseason action.
  • Video - 'CFB 24/7' season preview: Rookie predictions 09:02

    'CFB 24/7' season preview: Rookie predictions

    Aug 28
    Dave Dameshek, Daniel Jeremiah, Matt "Money" Smith and Akbar Gbajabiamila debate which defensive rookies could have better seasons than Jadeveon Clowney and rank the quarterbacks picked in the last two NFL Drafts.
  • Video - Reds Cruise Past Cubs 00:36

    Reds Cruise Past Cubs

    Aug 28
    Billy Hamilton went 2-for-2 with two RBIs, two runs scored and a stolen base as the Reds beat the Cubs 7-2.
  • Video - CFB 24/7 season preview: Rookie predictions 09:02

    CFB 24/7 season preview: Rookie predictions

    Aug 28
    Dave Dameshek, Daniel Jeremiah, Matt "Money" Smith and Akbar Gbajabiamila debate which defensive rookies could have better seasons than Jadeveon Clowney and rank the quarterbacks picked in the last two NFL drafts.

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