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  • Bears take little risk with signing of Holmes

    The Sports Xchange Bears take little risk with signing of Holmes LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- The Chicago Bears don't view the signing of wide receiver Santonio Holmes as a gamble after the controversial former Jets and Steelers receiver was out on the open...
  • Bears practice Friday with reshuffled offensive line

    Bears practice Friday with reshuffled offensive line
    BOURBONNAIS -- Much has been made of the potential of the Chicago Bears' offensive line heading into the 2014 season. The optimism comes with good reason, too. The Bears made great progress up front during a record-setting offensive year in 2013. They...
  • Bears training camp rundown

     Bears training camp rundown
    Position battleTight end Matthew Mulligan: The five-year veteran continues to practice as the No. 2 tight end behind Martellus Bennett. Coaches like his ability in the running and passing games, and he showed that Wednesday. On a running play to the left...
  • Kyle Long practicing a long time coming for Bears

    Kyle Long practicing a long time coming for Bears
    BOURBONNAIS — When Bears practice ended Wednesday morning, Kyle Long wanted little part of the spotlight. A flock of TV cameras charged toward him with a wake of reporters trailing. But the second-year guard, who has yet to practice at training camp...
  • For Bears in 2014, it's playoffs — or bust

     For Bears in 2014, it's playoffs — or bust
    Oddsmakers in Las Vegas have set the over-under for the Bears' 2014 win total at 8 1/2 (-155). That seems about right. Since losing Super Bowl XLI in January 2007, the Bears' average regular-season win total is 8.6. They've won at least eight games five...
  • Notable absences impacting Bears camp

    BOURBONNAIS -- It’s far too early to sound any alarm bells. Bumps and bruises are a part of training camp and will only increase throughout the preseason. So each injury setback the Chicago Bears' see at this stage must be kept in the proper...
  • Bears training camp recap: Day 4

    Bears training camp recap: Day 4
    Position battle: Wide receiver Josh Morgan Morgan is the most accomplished NFL pass catcher among the contenders for a reserve role, but he has been working with the third string behind Micheal Spurlock and Josh Bellamy. Morgan dropped two passes...
  • Madden rates Marshall as top Bear

    Madden rates Marshall as top Bear
    Jay Cutler is far and away the Chicago Bears' highest-paid player, averaging $18 million a season, but the quarterback didn't even crack the top 10 of Madden 15's player ratings. Cutler's favorite target, Brandon Marshall, took that honor with a 96...
  • Bears' Long sidelined to open camp

    Bears' Long sidelined to open camp
    BOURBONNAIS — Bears right guard Kyle Long will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list because of a viral infection that has diminished his strength, general manager Phil Emery said Wednesday. Long, who was stricken over the...
  • Bennett salty after scrap ends Bears' practice early

    Bennett salty after scrap ends Bears' practice early
    BOURBONNAIS — The hit from rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller was hard, a tad high and packed enough force that it sent Bears tight end Martellus Bennett to the ground. Bennett's reaction — or overreaction — was both explosive and...
  • Readers' Q&A: Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag

    Readers' Q&A: Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag
    Right guard is the easiest position to play on the offensive line, and Kyle Long is the Bears' best offensive lineman. It would be ludicrous to waste his talent at right guard. The Bears said they planned to move him to tackle at some point. If they...