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Insecurities are a (insert expletive here). Most of us deal with them on a daily basis. We are insecure about our appearance, our careers, our finances and our relationships. In my opinion, that’s all normal and something we as humans naturally deal with. And having insecurities about your favorite sports team is normal too because, let’s face it, not every team is always winning championships. Teams have b ...

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Last Chance For Palmer And Edwards

  Jordan Palmer and Trent Edwards will be the only quarterbacks playing for the Bears tonight.   CHICAGO- With Jay Cutler and Josh McCown not playing tonight, and with Matt Blanchard given his walking papers this week, it's up to Jordan Palmer and Trent Edwards to run the offense for the Bears this evening. In two hours, the Bears will kick off their 2013 preseason finale against the Cleveland Bro ...

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The Bears Once Again Part Ways With Matt Blanchard

  The Bears roster now stands at 75 players.   LAKE FOREST- As reported on Tuesday morning, quarterback Matt Blanchard was the most likely candidate to be released by the Bears at the NFL' s deadline to cut rosters to 75 players by Tuesday afternoon. The Bears had already let go of 14 players over the weekend. Blanchard fractured his knuckle against San Diego two weeks ago. The Bears were strongly ...

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The Deadline Is Near For The Bears

  The Bears need to release one more player before 3pm today.   LAKE FOREST- In less than 12 hours, the Bears will need to cut one more player to meet the NFL's mandated 75-man roster limit. The Bears are currently at 76 players after handing out 14 pink slips on Sunday afternoon. Late Monday night, the Chicago Tribune reported that injured quarterback Matt Blanchard could be the unlucky one that ...

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The Bears Are Starting To Heal From Injuries

  The Bears returned to practice at Halas Hall today.   LAKE FOREST- It's no secret that the Bears have been bitten by the injury bug this summer as many NFL team's have. Today, there is some good news to report on the injury front. First and foremost, defensive tackle Henry Melton is getting closer to returning. He was seen running on the sidelines during practice today. He will continue to do so ...

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The Bears Make Their Initial Cut Downs

  The Bears released 14 players today.   LAKE FOREST- With the Tuesday deadline to reduce rosters to 75 players looming, the Bears wasted no time in trimming down once they got back from Oakland. The Bears released 14 players today, here is the list of cuts: Offense: WR Devin Aromashodu RB Curtis Brinkley TE Leonard Pope TE Gabe Miller OT A.J. Lindeman C P.J. Lonergan Defense: DE Kyle Moore DT Eri ...

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Jay Cutler Makes A Bold Statement

  Cutler played the entire first half against Oakland on Friday night {photo courtesy of Google}.   OAKLAND- Jay Cutler was a man on a mission in last night's preseason victory over the Oakland Raiders. Even though he only played a total of eight series', no.6 made quite the impact and shut the mouth's {temporarily at least} of his critics and doubters. He completed 12-of-21 passes for 142 yards a ...

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The Progress Of Earl Bennett And Henry Melton

  Both men have been out of action for over four weeks.   LAKE FOREST- Whether it was the visit by Bears' legend Mike Ditka, or a force of nature that inspired them, it was a positive sign for the Bears to see defensive tackle Henry Melton and wide receiver Earl Bennett back on the grounds at Halas Hall on Tuesday. Both men have been sidelined with concussions since the beginning of the month. Ben ...

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The Plan For Palmer And Edwards

  The two new Bears quarterbacks were at Halas Hall on Monday.   LAKE FOREST- The injury to Bears quarterback Matt Blanchard has changed whatever plans head coach Marc Trestman and his staff had for the young gunslinger. As for what those plans were before the injury, nobody outside the organization is quite sure. Over the weekend, the Bears signed free agent's Jordan Palmer and Trent Edwards to r ...

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Bears Injury Update

  The Bears resumed practice today after a three day lay off.   LAKE FOREST- The Bears got back on the practice field today in preparation for Friday's preseason game against Oakland, but they did so with several notable players still dealing with injuries. Quarterback Matt Blanchard {the most recent injured Bear} is out indefinitely as he explores his options regarding his hand fracture. Defensiv ...

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