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NFC North News and Rumors
profootballtalk.com Updated Jun 7, 2013
On Tuesday, the Mt. Rushmore process for the first time has only one team on the docket. And it’s one of the most storied franchises in all of sports. So have at it. Pick four from the list of 12 finalists. Actually, the first two will be easy. As to thUpvote Share Tweet
Quarterback JaMarcus Russell, the top pick in the 2007 draft who's been out of the league for three years, showed up at the expected weight and displayed a "big arm" and "good, positive demeanor" during a Friday workout for the Chica…Upvote Share TweetE.C. Robinson, the high school coach of Titus Young who has been saying for weeks that Young needs professional help, says that Young doesn’t fully grasp what has happened to him this offseason. Young was cut first by the Lions and then by the Rams, andUpvote Share Tweet
Report: Gabe Carimi will show for minicamp next weekBears offensive lineman Gabe Carimi is apparently choosing open arms over opening his wallet. According to Jeff Dickerson of ESPNChicago.com, Carimi will be at the team’s mandatory minicamp next week. If he didn’t show, he’d be subject to fines, butUpvote Share TweetBrowns defensive line coach Joe Cullen is best known to NFL fans for a bizarre incident in 2006, when the then-Lions assistant was arrested after going through a Wendy’s drive-through naked. Cullen, who received treatment for alcohol abuse after that inUpvote Share TweetESPN.com Jun 7, 2013A first-year player who has turned heads in OTAs/minicamps: Chicago Bears: Linebacker Jon Bostic, a second-round draft pick from Florida, has proved far enough along that he has been calling defensive signals at middle linebacker with the second team du…Upvote Share TweetPackers football and its history means a lot to the people of Wisconsin, maybe even a little too much. I understand that, because I'm from there. And it's arguable no player meant more in that state than Brett Favre. The last few years have been awkward…Upvote Share Tweet
Best Memories Of Brian UrlacherJun 7Former teammates of Brian Urlacher recall some great memories from his days with the Chicago Bears.
Is Jay Cutler the future for the Chicago Bears?Jun 7"NFL Total Access" analysts Heath Evans and Willie McGinest debate whether Jay Cutler is the long-term answer at quarterback for the Chicago Bears.
Favre Takes Blame For Messy Split With PackersJun 7Stephen A. Smith, Chad Johnson and Skip Bayless discuss Brett Favre's comments about his divorce with the Green Bay Packers following the 2007 season.
How serious are Bears about JaMarcus Russell?Jun 7Bears Radio Network reporter Zach Zaidman weighs in on the likelihood of the Chicago Bears signing quarterback JaMarcus Russell and how he might fit in with the team.
Don Banks: Smith and Co. ready to step up for departed Boldin in BaltimoreJun 7OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Of all the roster defections and body blows the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens suffered after the giddiness of their celebration died down, none has the potential to leave a bigger void than the surprising loss of veteran rece…