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Friday, Dec 20, 2013 at 5:02 PM
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By James Neveau

Briggs Cleared For Sunday's Game But There's a Catch

Briggs Cleared For Sunday's Game But There's a Catch

After missing seven games with a broken shoulder, Bears LB Lance Briggs has been medically cleared to play, but he will have the final say over whether he goes Sunday vs. the Eagles. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013 at 6:21 AM
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By James Neveau

Bears Bites: The Numbers Behind Trestman's Sunday Decision

Bears Bites: The Numbers Behind Trestman's Sunday Decision

Wednesday's edition of Bears Bites has a nice blend of statistical analysis, news on Jay Cutler's contract, and thoughts on Marc Trestman's approach. Read »

Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013 at 5:03 AM
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By James Neveau

Peppers Rounding Into Form at a Good Time for Bears

Peppers Rounding Into Form at a Good Time for Bears

The Chicago Bears' defensive line has been beset by problems with injuries this season, but Julius Peppers' recent resurgence is a rare dose of optimism for fans. Read »

Saturday, Nov 30, 2013 at 1:19 PM
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By James Neveau

McClellin Must Play Smarter vs. Minnesota Rushing Attack

McClellin Must Play Smarter vs. Minnesota Rushing Attack

The Chicago Bears have looked bad against the run all season long, but one of their most disappointing players in that regard has been DE Shea McClellin. Read »

Monday, Nov 25, 2013 at 8:11 AM
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By James Neveau

Who is to Blame for Bears' Lack of Discipline?

Who is to Blame for Bears' Lack of Discipline?

With 10 penalties and three erased touchdowns, penalties killed the Chicago Bears' chances for a victory Sunday over the St. Louis Rams. Who is to blame for the team's poor discipline? Read »

Thursday, Nov 14, 2013 at 1:49 PM
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By James Neveau

McClellin Sits Out Practice With Hamstring Injury

McClellin Sits Out Practice With Hamstring Injury

The Baltimore Ravens have allowed 30 sacks this season, but it doesn't look like Shea McClellin will get a chance to take advantage of that, as he sat out practice again for the Chicago Bears. Read »

Friday, Nov 8, 2013 at 2:36 PM
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By James Neveau

McClellin Listed as Doubtful for Sunday's Game vs. Lions

McClellin Listed as Doubtful for Sunday's Game vs. Lions

A week after winning NFC Defensive Player of the Week, Shea McClellin is listed as doubtful for the Chicago Bears' game Sunday against the Detroit Lions. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 at 5:19 AM
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By James Neveau

Run Defense An Issue for Bears' In Win

Run Defense An Issue for Bears' In Win

The Chicago Bears may have beaten the Green Bay Packers on Monday night, but their run defense left something to be desired. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 5, 2013 at 9:34 AM
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By James Neveau

Peppers, McClellin Silence Critics

Peppers, McClellin Silence Critics

Going into the Chicago Bears' Monday night date with the Green Bay Packers, much of the talk surrounded Julius Peppers and Shea McClellin, and they delivered in a big way. Read »

Monday, Nov 4, 2013 at 11:09 AM
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By James Neveau

Bears Need Peppers To Lead Strong Defense Against Packers

Bears Need Peppers To Lead Strong Defense Against Packers

When the Chicago Bears face the Green Bay Packers on Monday night, one of their biggest keys to victory will be strong defensive line pressure, and that begins with Julius Peppers. Read »

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