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Matt Forte says Bears’ offense involves RB heavily in passing g…

Matt Forte says Bears’ offense involves RB heavily in passing game

suntimes.com Updated Jul 17, 2013
Bears training camp starts next week, and it’s clear the world running back Matt Forte knew during his first five seasons with the team is about to undergo a drastic change. “In this offense,” Forte said Wednesday, “the running back runs a lot of routes…
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  • Charles Tillman is a Bear to the bone

    Charles Tillman is a Bear to the bone

    suntimes.com Jul 17, 2013
    Cornerback Charles Tillman’s 10-year career with the Bears is littered with highlights. He might just be the Bears’ best cornerback of all time.
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  • Charles Tillman: Bears in win-now mode

    Charles Tillman: Bears in win-now mode

    profootballtalk.com Jul 17, 2013
    Like a lot of Bears, Charles Tillman’s entering the final year of his contract. But the veteran cornerback said his mindset hasn’t changed because of it, and his goals remain the same. “Just to make plays and help this team win and try to get us a parad…
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  • Cutler says he’s not distracted by contract talk

    Cutler says he’s not distracted by contract talk

    profootballtalk.com Jul 17, 2013
    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler said the lack of a contract extension entering the final year of his deal won’t be a distraction, or much of a topic of conversation. Cutler told ESPN Chicago 1000 it was barely on his mind at all. “I haven’t thought about i…
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  • Video - Inside the Hennessy Lounge at the ESPN the Magazine Body Issue Pa... 04:03

    Inside the Hennessy Lounge at the ESPN the Magazine Body Issue Pa...

    Jul 17
    Hope Solo checks-in with some special guests at the Hennessy Lounge
  • Video - Derrick Rose Feeling Strong 00:28

    Derrick Rose Feeling Strong

    Jul 17
    Derrick Rose discusses the status of his knee and his approach to the game after missing an entire season

Sports Columnists

  • Samuel Dalembert close to signing with Dallas Mavericks - sources

    Jul 17
    The Dallas Mavericks are closing in on a deal to sign free-agent big man Samuel Dalembert to be their new starting center, according to sources close to the process.
  • Samuel Dalembert reaches deal with Dallas Mavericks - sources

    Jul 17
    The Dallas Mavericks have reached a verbal agreement with free-agent big man Samuel Dalembert to be their new starting center, according to sources close to the process.
  • Samuel Dalembert reaches deal with Dallas Mavericks

    Jul 18
    The Dallas Mavericks have reached a verbal agreement with free-agent big man Samuel Dalembert to be their new starting center,.
  • Garrett Speaks

    Jul 17
    On July 20, in his team meeting room a few long spirals from the Pacific Ocean, Cowboys coach Jason Garrett stepped to the front and laid out his hopes, plans, expectations and rules for the new season to kick off Cowboys training camp. To the best of m…