| Aug 25, 2014
| 1:15 PM
The Bears plan to play sixth-round rookie quarterback David Fales for the entire fourth exhibition game against the Browns on Thursday night in Cleveland.
It's an extended opportunity for him to play his way onto the Bears' final 53-man roster and avoid...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 8:17 PM
ESPN.com reports: Jordan Palmer, who was cut on Sunday by the Chicago Bears, will sign with the Buffalo Bills as a backup option to starting quarterback E.J. Manuel. The Bears opted to keep Jimmy Clausen over the 30-year-old Palmer.
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| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Two days after being released by the Bears, reserve quarterback Jordan Palmer appears to be hooking on with a new squad. The Buffalo Bills, of all teams.
That means Palmer will be back in Chicago on Sept. 7 when the Bills face the Bears at Soldier Field...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:54 PM
The NFL passed along a memo to teams Tuesday with rubber-stamped approval for expanding practice squads from eight to 10 players this season, a move that will go into effect immediately and will essentially open up 64 new job opportunities around the...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Jordan Palmer, the front-runner in the Bears' backup quarterback competition, missed Wednesday's practice with a strained right pectoral muscle, he said after the organized team activity ended.
Palmer sat out last week, as well, and expects to be...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman believes quarterback Jay Cutler's good health is among the most essential requirements for improving the offense in his second season. Cutler apparently senses similar upside.
Trestman, in an interview on SiriusXM NFL...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Now that Bill Redell is back as coach at Oaks Christian, you can always count on him to come forth with some interesting comments.
His latest is that he coached two teams that could compete with this year's 16-0 St. John Bosco team.
"I think the 1986...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Bears quarterback Jordan Palmer participated in the team’s first mini-camp practice Tuesday after missing two weeks of practices at organized team activities to rest a strained right pectoral muscle.
“I felt great,” Palmer said...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Jimmy Clausen will be heading to Bourbonnais for training camp with the Bears. The 26-year-old quarterback received a public vote of confidence from head coach Marc Trestman shortly after the team’s mini-camp ended Thursday.
Clausen, who was...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:36 PM
The Bears released defensive lineman Israel Idonije on Thursday evening, ending the veteran's short second tenure with the club.
They also waived quarterback Jerrod Johnson. That positions Jordan Palmer and Jimmy Clausen to battle for the backup...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Jimmy Clausen has a short window to prove himself. But, at least for now, he has an opportunity.
The Bears added the 26-year-old quarterback to their backup competition Thursday, signing Clausen to a one-year deal and waiving linebacker Lawrence...