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Monday, Jun 23, 2014 at 8:52 AM
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By James Neveau

Bears Bites: Clausen in "Do or Die" Situation

Bears Bites: Clausen in

The Chicago Bears wrapped up their minicamp last week, and we have the full breakdown in this Monday edition of Bears Bites. Read »

Monday, Jun 23, 2014 at 8:31 AM
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By James Neveau

Trestman Explains CFL in New Article

Trestman Explains CFL in New Article

The Chicago Bears hired Marc Trestman as head coach based on his success with the Montreal Alouettes, and in a new article, the coach explains his love for the Canadian game and how it shaped his coaching style.... Read »

Friday, Jun 20, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Archives: Patrick Mannelly Long Snaps Around Town

Archives: Patrick Mannelly Long Snaps Around Town

Some time in the 90s, sports reporter Peggy Kusinski asked Bears long snapper Patrick Mannelly to show his stuff all over Chicago. Watch as the talented long snapper hikes the football at Chicago landmarks. Watch »

Friday, Jun 20, 2014 at 10:24 AM
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By Associated Press

Patrick Mannelly Retires From Bears After 16 Years

Patrick Mannelly Retires From Bears After 16 Years

Long snapper Patrick Mannelly announced Friday that he is retiring after a 16-year-career with the Bears, a span in which he played in a team record 245 games and snapped the ball 2,282 times. He helped the... Read »

Thursday, Jun 19, 2014 at 7:15 PM

Bears Cut Israel Idonije

Bears Cut Israel Idonije

Veteran defensive end Israel Idonije won't be making a triumphant return to the Chicago Bears this season. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014 at 4:50 PM
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By Alexandria Fisher

Footage Shows Outtakes from Ditka's 1993 SNL Cameo

Footage Shows Outtakes from Ditka's 1993 SNL Cameo

Long before Mike Ditka became the spokesman for Chicago sausages and Overstock.com, he made a cameo on Saturday Night Live. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014 at 9:40 AM
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By James Neveau

Bears Bites: Cutler's Attitude Impresses Coaches

Bears Bites: Cutler's Attitude Impresses Coaches

The Chicago Bears have gathered in Lake Forest for their mandatory mini-camp, and Bears Bites has the recap of a couple story lines dominating the news. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014 at 5:56 AM
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By Associated Press

Jim McMahon Admits He Pondered Suicide

Jim McMahon Admits He Pondered Suicide

Former Bears quaterback opens up about early onset dementia and depression. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014 at 5:56 AM
      

Cutler, Trestman on Same Page for Upcoming Season

If Jay Cutler and Marc Trestman are to be believed, good things are in store for the Chicago Bears offense in the 2014 season. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014 at 10:51 AM
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By James Neveau

Bears Mini-Camp Preview: Defensive Battles to Watch

Bears Mini-Camp Preview: Defensive Battles to Watch

The Chicago Bears' defense has a ton of new faces, and several intriguing position battles could begin taking place when the team hits the field for mini-camp on Tuesday. Read »

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