To keep or not to keep, that is the question
With 19 players due to become free agents Tuesday, it will be a busy off-season for the Bears - whether re-signing their own players or replacing those who depart.
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2014 NFL Draft: Ranking the Chicago Bears' Top 5 Needs
Two weeks ago, NFL teams populated Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis to watch the league's next crop of stars workout to improve their stock for May's draft.
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The Bears Den: March 06, 2014 - Chicago Bears offseason news & notes
Bears release Adam Podlesh - Larry Mayer: The Bears will have a new punter in 2014 after terminating the contract Wednesday of veteran Adam Podlesh.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Bills Safety Jairus Byrd to hit Free Agent Market. Should the Bears go after him?
January 23, 2014; Honolulu, HI, USA; Team Rice running back Matt Forte of the Chicago Bears runs against safety Jairus Byrd of the Buffalo Bills during practice for the 2014 Pro Bowl at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.
Bears' free agent outlook: Julius Peppers' deal a dilemma
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Bears FA preview: Part 2
Teams around the NFL can start contacting and negotiating with agents of players set to become unrestricted free agents on Saturday, but deals can't be executed until Mar. 11 at 3 p.m. CST when new league year starts.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Chicago Bears Round-By-Round Mock 2014 NFL Draft
Oct 19, 2013; Columbia, MO, USA; Florida Gators quarterback Tyler Murphy is hit by Missouri Tigers defensive lineman Kony Ealy while throwing during the second half at Faurot Field.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Jairus Byrd Ditching Buffalo Bills Is Good News For Chicago Bears
The Chicago Bears are definitely in the market for a safety this offseason. Not only is starter Major Wright a free agent starting March 11th; Chicago villain Chris Conte is likely to be released and watch his NFL career vanish before his eyes.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Chicago Bears: Chris Conte Won't Be Starting in 2014
Last week, Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery made positive comments about the much-maligned safety Chris Conte at the NFL Combine.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Bears Re-Sign Hayden to One Year Contract
SEPTEMBER 09: Kelvin Hayden #24 of the Chicago Bears smiles as he leaves the field after recovering a fumble against the Indianapolis Colts during their 2012 NFL season opener at Soldier Field on September 9, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Johnsburg's Fiederowicz makes strong case at tight end
But Johnsburg's C.J. Fiederowicz solidified a spot in the top five with his performance at the Scouting Combine last week, posting numbers comparable to or better than the top four.
2014 NFL Draft: 10 Late-Round Sleepers the Chicago Bears Should Target
Dominating the defensive side of the ball is what the Chicago Bears are known for.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Bears Ink Derrick Martin to One-Year Contract
The Chicago Bears have said they intend for the competition for playing time at safety to be open going into training camp in July, and they backed up that statement on Monday, as they brought back safety Derrick Martin on a one-year contract.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Evaluating Potential Chicago Bears Draft Picks: HaHa Clinton-Dix
The Chicago Bears ' defense was terrible as a whole last season, but it was their safeties in particular that struggled.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Tillman, Peppers back with Bears?
With the offseason officially under way, Around The League will examine what's next for all 32 teams.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Chicago Bears: Salary Cap Increase Sparks Optimism Regarding Future of Henry Melton
With news coming on Thursday that the NFL has increased its salary cap by about five percent, the Chicago Bears can breathe a bit easier.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Chicago Bears: With draft looming, questions abound
General manager Phil Emery and head coach Marc Trestman have some key decisions to make regarding the draft With more questions than answers so far, one thing is for certain.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
5 Overrated Free Agents Chicago Bears Must Avoid At All Cost
Just like the NFL Draft, free agency is a place where a lot of teams can strike gold, or come up empty.
Chicago Bears Round 1 Big Board Ahead of the Combine
Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery seems to put a lot of stock in workout numbers when it comes to the draft, but he almost certainly has a list of players he would take if the NFL draft were to happen tomorrow.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Free Agent Wish List
If the Bears are to make a splash in free agency, Phil Emery will have to renegotiate terms with Julius Peppers and cut a few players in the process.