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Sep 14, 2014; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall catches a touchdown pass against the San Francisco 49ers during the second quarter at Levi It can be hard being a fan of an NFL team. The roller coaster ride from week to week is exhausting.
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Still is the player the Bengals gave another chance to, in part, because his daughter has cancer. The Bengals are selling his #75 jersey with all proceeds going to Cincinnati Children's Hospital and other pediatric cancer research efforts.
NFLPA appeals Ray Rice's indefinite suspension from NFL x Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1s5MrQq The NFL Players Association formally filed its expected appeal of embattled running back Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday night - and it's no surprise the union wants the appeal taken out of commissioner Roger Goodell's hands. "This action taken by our union is to protect the due process rights of all NFL players," the NFLPA said in a statement.
Ray Rice on Tuesday appealed his indefinite suspension by the National Football League for a one-punch knockout of his wife as the former Baltimore Ravens running back tries to resuscitate his once-flourishing career. Meanwhile, the NFL continues to grapple with domestic violence issues as some of its top players, including Adrian Peterson, are under scrutiny both by the league and the public.
They also waived running back Shaun Draughn and receiver Chris Williams while terminating the contract of tight end Matthew Mulligan on Tuesday. Frey spent last season as Chicago's primary nickelback and could play a similar role with cornerback Charles Tillman suffering a season-ending arm injury at San Francisco on Sunday and rookie Kyle Fuller replacing him as a starter.
Kyle Fuller's grass-stained jersey rested at his feet inside a buzzing visitors locker room Sunday night as he explained to teammates how he helped get the Bears' season back on course. The rookie first-round draft choice was fairly certain Bears equipment manager Tony Medlin had the two footballs he intercepted in the fourth quarter of the Bears' stunning 28-20 comeback victory over the 49ers.
The Chicago Bears make roster moves in the wake of Charles Tillman going on IR, re-signing fullback Tony Fiammetta and adding rookie QB David Fales to the practice squad. epic victory against the San Francisco 49ers , the Chicago Bears brought fullback Tony Fiammetta and sixth-round rookie QB David Fales back to the team.
After an injury to Marquess Wilson during training camp, the Chicago Bears signed veteran Santonio Holmes to help provide depth to a wide receiver position that features Brandon Marshall and With Marshall and Jeffery playing injured in the team's win over the San Francisco 49ers in Week 2, the Bears may need to find more ways to get Holmes involved in the offense. During Holmes' first four years in the league with the Pittsburgh Steelers , he was one of the league's most productive wide receivers.
Jim Harbaugh wants the NFL to inform him what "inappropriate language" Colin Kaepernick was accused of using by referee Carl Cheffers during Sunday's defeat, which resulted in an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty after a fourth-quarter interception. Kaepernick claimed after Sunday's game he "didn't say anything," though video shows his head motioning toward Bears defensive end Lamarr Houston.
This photo provided by the Montgomery County sheriff's office shows the booking photo of Adrian Peterson. Peterson was indicted in Texas for using a branch to spank one of his sons and the Minnesota Vikings promptly benched him for their game Sunday, Sept.
Adrian Peterson reinstated by Vikings, expected to play at Saints x Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tWEgSF The team announced Monday that its star halfback will fully participate in meetings and practice this week and is expected to play Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. The Vikings had deactivated Peterson, 29, for their game against the New England Patriots yesterday, one day after the 2012 NFL MVP answered a warrant in Texas for his arrest on a charge of causing injury to his son by disciplining him with a tree branch.
What it means: The Bears avoided significantly reducing their postseason chances, while preventing a fourth consecutive loss dating back to Dec. 22 of last season with their come-from-behind triumph over the 49ers. How big was this victory? Well, under the new playoff format, which started in 1990, just 12 percent of teams to start the season 0-2 advanced to the postseason.
No doubt the admiration and appreciation - relief, too - went both ways. Down big, Cutler kept his poise on the road.
The Tribune's Brad Biggs and Rich Campbell on the Bears' 28-20 win over the 49ers on Sunday night. The Tribune's Brad Biggs and Rich Campbell on the Bears' 28-20 win over the 49ers on Sunday night.
14, 2014. . San Francisco 49ers players take the field before an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept.
Colin Kaepernick hit Michael Crabtree for a 3-yard touchdown pass following a blocked punt, and the San Francisco 49ers led the Chicago Bears 10-0 after one quarter Sunday night. Rookie Aaron Lynch blocked the punt by Patrick O'Donnell on Chicago's initial series, giving San Francisco first-and-goal from the 8. Kaepernick found Crabtree in the right corner of the end zone three plays later to give the sellout crowd plenty to cheer for in the regular-season debut of Levi's Stadium.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:24 am
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