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  1. Briggs to wear shoulder harness in '14

    Jeff Dickerson

    CHICAGO -- The left shoulder injury that knocked Bears linebacker Lance Briggs out of seven games last season will force the seven-time Pro Bowl selection to wear a harness under his shoulder pads next season. Briggs told ESPN 1000's "Carmen and J...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  2. Tillman's return surprises Briggs

    Jeff Dickerson

    CHICAGO -- Veteran cornerback Charles Tillman's decision to return to the Chicago Bears on a one-year deal even surprised his closest friend on the team. Seven-time Pro Bowl weakside linebacker Lance Briggs told ESPN 1000's "Carmen and Jurko Show...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  3. 2013 FA review: LB James Anderson

    Jeff Dickerson

    Money: Signed a one-year deal for $950,000 that also included a $200,000 signing bonus and $100,000 workout bonus. Anderson took up $1.25 million worth of salary cap space in 2013. Stats: Anderson became the first Bears player other than Brian Url...

    Blog | February 13, 2014
  4. Rookie review: MLB Jon Bostic

    Jeff Dickerson

    Stats: Bostic started nine of 16 games at middle linebacker and finished fifth on the team with 75.5 tackles. The 2013 second-round pick out of the University of Florida also posted 4.5 tackles for loss, one sack, one interception and one fumble reco...

    Blog | February 04, 2014
  5. Bears position outlook: Linebackers

    Jeff Dickerson

    Free agents: James Anderson, Blake Costanzo and D.J. Williams. The good: Before suffering a minor shoulder fracture that forced him to miss seven games, veteran weakside linebacker Lance Briggs was in the midst of another Pro Bowl-caliber season. ...

    Blog | January 29, 2014
  6. Mel Tucker's status with Bears up in the air

    Jeff Dickerson

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. - Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman offered no definitive statement on the future of embattled defensive coordinator Mel Tucker, but Trestman praised the way Tucker handled the injury-riddled defense on multiple occasions durin...

    Blog | January 02, 2014
  7. Five things we learned vs. Eagles

    Jeff Dickerson

    PHILADELPHIA -- Here are five things we learned in the Chicago Bears' 54-11 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles: 1. Offense picked a bad night to not show up: If the Eagle's 54-point, 514-yard outburst came as a surprise, you haven't been paying atten...

    Blog | December 23, 2013
  8. Emery: Bostic could be on the move to OLB

    Jeff Dickerson

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. - A season-ending injury to veteran D.J. Williams forced the Chicago Bears to install 2013 second-round pick Jon Bostic at middle linebacker, but the move could be temporary. Bears general manager Phil Emery said on ESPN 1000's "...

    Blog | December 20, 2013
  9. Decision for Sunday in Briggs' hands

    Jeff Dickerson

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Much like the Chicago Bears' path to the NFC North title, Lance Briggs controls his own destiny. The decision to play Briggs on Sunday night against the Philadelphia Eagles now rests solely in the hands of the seven-time Pro B...

    Blog | December 20, 2013
  10. Briggs limited, practices with first team

    Jeff Dickerson

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. - Chicago Bears weakside linebacker Lance Briggs practiced on a limited basis Wednesday, but worked some with the first team as he attempts to return from a shoulder fracture that has kept him sidelined the last eight weeks. The ...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  11. Briggs targeting Dec. 22 return date

    Jeff Dickerson

    LAKE FOREST, Ill -- The Chicago Bears have ruled out weakside linebacker Lance Briggs (fractured shoulder) for Sunday, but coach Marc Trestman believes the seven-time Pro Bowler is on the mend and could return Dec. 22 versus the Philadelphia Eagles. ...

    Blog | December 13, 2013
  12. Mailbag: Convinced Cutler will get deal?

    Jeff Dickerson

    Here is this week's mailbag: 1. JD, why are you so convinced Jay Cutler will get a new deal? The writing seems to be on the wall. There have been numerous national reports that suggest Cutler is as good as gone. Looks to me that you local guys are...

    Blog | December 13, 2013
  13. Trestman: Briggs' outlook 'not optimistic'

    Jeff Dickerson

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman is "not optimistic" that seven-time Pro Bowl weakside linebacker Lance Briggs will return from a fractured shoulder to play Sunday against the Cleveland Browns. This would mark the sevent...

    Blog | December 11, 2013
  14. Forte sits, but Trestman confident he'll play

    Jeff Dickerson

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. - Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte missed practice on Wednesday because of a hyperextended right knee, but coach Marc Trestman sounded confident that Forte will play in Sunday's NFC North divisional game against the Minnesota V...

    Blog | November 27, 2013
  15. Jay Cutler of Chicago Bears to miss third game in row

    Jeff Dickerson

    A severe high-ankle sprain will force Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler to miss his third consecutive game on Sunday, Bears head coach Marc Trestman announced at a press conference on Monday.

    Story | Conversation | November 25, 2013
  16. Paea out, McClellin probable in Week 12

    Jeff Dickerson

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. - The Chicago Bears have officially ruled out starting defensive tackle Stephen Paea for Sunday's game in St. Louis because of a toe injury that forced him to prematurely exit the Bears' Week 11 win against the Baltimore Ravens. ...

    Blog | November 22, 2013