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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 »

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:56 AM
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By Associated Press

Retired Bears Allege NFL Illegally Used Drugs

Retired Bears Allege NFL Illegally Used Drugs

A group of retired NFL players says in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that the league, thirsty for profits, illegally supplied them with risky narcotics and other painkillers that numbed their injuries for games and... Read »

Friday, Apr 11, 2014 at 5:04 PM
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By James Neveau

Top Bears Draft Picks: #28 Otis Wilson

Top Bears Draft Picks: #28 Otis Wilson

We're sensing a theme on our list of the Top 30 Chicago Bears draft picks ever, as our #28 selection Otis Wilson is the third consecutive Bear from the 1986 Super Bowl champions. Read »

Thursday, Apr 10, 2014 at 11:30 AM
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By James Neveau

Top Bears Draft Picks: #29 Jim McMahon

Top Bears Draft Picks: #29 Jim McMahon

The fifth overall selection in the 1982 NFL Draft, Jim McMahon went on to lead the Chicago Bears to their only Super Bowl championship, and did it in his own unique and brash way. Read »

Monday, Feb 3, 2014 at 7:43 AM
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By James Neveau

Better Super Bowl: 2013 Seahawks vs. 1985 Bears

Better Super Bowl: 2013 Seahawks vs. 1985 Bears

The Seattle Seahawks' 43-8 victory in Super Bowl XLVIII is drawing comparisons to the Chicago Bears' 46-10 win in Super Bowl XX, but which performance was more dominant? Read »

Friday, Oct 18, 2013 at 10:42 AM
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By James Neveau

Chicago Bears Legend Mike Ditka Turns 74 Friday

Chicago Bears Legend Mike Ditka Turns 74 Friday

There are few people in the world who have had the impact on a city that former Chicago Bears head coach Mike Ditka has had on the Windy City, and today, he celebrates his birthday. Read »

Thursday, Aug 29, 2013 at 4:04 PM
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By James Neveau
      

Duerson Family, McMahon To Get Cut of NFL Settlement

Former Chicago Bears QB Jim McMahon and the family of former Bears standout Dave Duerson are part of the NFL's massive settlement surrounding its handling of concussions. Read »

Monday, Apr 23, 2012 at 5:34 PM
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By Katherine Wolpoff

Former NFL Safety Found Dead at Home

Former NFL Safety Found Dead at Home

Wife still suing NFL over wrongful handling of concussion-related injuries. Read »

Monday, Apr 9, 2012 at 8:40 AM
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By Grizzly Detail Staff

Bears' McMahon Named in Bank Loan Lawsuit

Bears' McMahon Named in Bank Loan Lawsuit

The feds want Chicago's 1985 Super Bowl quarterback to pay up for bad loans. Former Bear Jim McMahon served six years as a board member for the Broadway Bank, the failed bank run by the family of former Illinois... Read »

Saturday, Feb 4, 2012 at 9:52 AM
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By Peggy Kusinski

Soldier Attends Super Bowl with Punky QB

Soldier Attends Super Bowl with Punky QB

Super Bowls are known to make heroes. Days before Sunday's big game, Jim McMahon, who reached hero status with the Super Bowl Bears of 1985, brought a hero of another caliber to Indianapolis -- a wounded... Read »

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