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Friday, Mar 11, 2016 at 2:58 PM

Bears Receive No Compensatory Draft Picks in 2016

Bears Receive No Compensatory Draft Picks in 2016

13 different NFL teams received compensatory draft picks on Friday, but the Chicago Bears were not one of them. Read »

Friday, Mar 11, 2016 at 2:45 PM

Vikings Scramble to Rename Street Outside Stadium

Vikings Scramble to Rename Street Outside Stadium

The Minnesota Vikings' new stadium has cost over $1 billion to build, but apparently that money wasn't enough to realize that they were building the structure on a street named after one of their biggest rivals.... Read »

Thursday, Mar 10, 2016 at 4:32 PM

Bill Wade, QB of 1963 NFL Champion Bears, Dies at 85

Bill Wade, QB of 1963 NFL Champion Bears, Dies at 85

Bill Wade, who played quarterback for the Chicago Bears as the team clinched the 1963 NFL Championship, has passed away at the age of 85. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 9, 2016 at 4:40 PM

Bears Re-Sign Cornerback Tracy Porter

Bears Re-Sign Cornerback Tracy Porter

Tracy Porter resurrected his career with the Chicago Bears in 2015, and on Wednesday the cornerback agreed to stick around as he signed a new deal with the team. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 9, 2016 at 4:37 PM

Bears Agree to Contract With Bobby Massie

Bears Agree to Contract With Bobby Massie

The Chicago Bears turned their focus from their defense to their offense in the opening hours of NFL free agency, signing right tackle Bobby Massie to a contract. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:07 PM

Bears Make Huge Splash in Signing Danny Trevathan

Bears Make Huge Splash in Signing Danny Trevathan

The new NFL league year began at 3 p.m. Central time on Wednesday, and the Chicago Bears wasted no time getting active as they've signed free agent linebacker Danny Trevathan. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 9, 2016 at 2:53 PM

Reports: Matt Forte Signs With New York Jets

Reports: Matt Forte Signs With New York Jets

The New York Jets took one Chicago Bears castoff last season when they acquired Brandon Marshall, and on Wednesday they got another one as Matt Forte reportedly inked a contract with the team. Read »

Monday, Mar 7, 2016 at 2:53 PM

Illinois Hires Lovie Smith as Head Coach

In his introductory press conference, University of Illinois head coach Lovie Smith promised to change the direction of the program and to make the team relevant in the Big Ten race. Read »

Saturday, Mar 5, 2016 at 5:14 PM

Reports: Illinois Could Hire Lovie Smith as Head Coach

Reports: Illinois Could Hire Lovie Smith as Head Coach

The University of Illinois football program already made big headlines on Saturday by firing head coach Bill Cubit, but one of the names that could be on their radar is even more shocking. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 1, 2016 at 4:13 PM

Janoris Jenkins Could Wind Up on Bears' Radar

Janoris Jenkins Could Wind Up on Bears' Radar

The Los Angeles Rams look ready to allow cornerback Janoris Jenkins to become a free agent this offseason, and that is great news for a Chicago Bears squad eager to upgrade at the position. Read »

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