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  1. Chicago Bears will have a new look at training campRead the original story

    Thursday | Daily Herald

    ... Gone are two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Charles Tillman (to the Panthers) and seven-time Pro Bowl linebacker Lance Briggs (as yet unsigned), two of the top players in franchise history. Gone, too, is five-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Brandon Marshall, ...


  2. Chicago Bears open first camp under Pace, FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... Cutler no longer seems to be the focus, as he was in the past. There was no shortage of drama, whether it was Lance Briggs missing practice the week of the opener to open a restaurant in California or former offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer ...


  3. Bears face plenty of questions in campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Journal Gazette

    ... Saints, and brought in veteran coach John Fox, hoping they can build a winner. The Bears parted with linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Charles Tillman, mainstays on a once-fierce defense. They also traded controversial and outspoken receiver ...


  4. Chicago Bears CapsulesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Washington Times

    ... among worst in franchise history for second year under Mel Tucker. Along with poor play were distractions. LB Lance Briggs missed practice in week of opener to open restaurant in California. Former offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer leaked critical ...


  5. Fan-Demonium: An Underrated LB TrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Philadelphia Eagles

    ... Hall of Famer Derrick Brooks racked up 25 interceptions, 13.5 sacks and 24 forced fumbles in his career. Lance Briggs, who has been a terrific outside linebacker for years, has 16 interceptions, 15 sacks and 16 forced fumbles. Ray Lewis was an ...


  6. Bears training camp primer: SafetiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Chicago Tribune

    ... a necessary for the Bears' locker room, as the defense transitions away from past stalwarts Charles Tillman and Lance Briggs. As Fox explained in March, he sees leadership on a football team in a 10-80-10 percentage split. Ten percent are ...


  7. What does 2015 hold for the Bears?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... Roberto Garza on April 2 and lost fellow veterans and two cornerstones of past topnotch defenses in linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Charles Tillman as well as defensive tackle Paea and safety Chris Conte during free agency. However, Paea ...


  8. Marshall opens up about 2014, time spent with Chicago BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 |

    ... that feeling." Marshall referenced his first year with the Bears and mentioned former teammates Brian Urlacher, Lance Briggs and Lovie Smith as guys who he didn't want to let down mainly because of how they treated him off the field.Whether or not ...


  9. Bears training camp primer: Inside linebackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Chicago Tribune

    ... ( Dan Wiederer ) Biggest offseason developments: General manager Ryan Pace and the new regime bade farewell to Lance Briggs, whose contract expired after an illustrious 12-year run with the team. Briggs, who will turn 35 in November, remains ...


  10. Jonathan Bostic Days Until Chicago Bears Season OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | BearGoggleson

    ... the coaches could shape into a new generation of tough, hard-hitting linebackers to replace the former player Lance Briggs . However, Bostic has yet to be able to step up into that role. Although, he has shown some promise he struggles with ...


  11. NFL Training Camp: Best-Available Free Agents Waiting on Camp Injuries to SignRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | BleacherReport

    ... wants one more inspired season from Welker could roll the dice. Once one of the top linebackers in the NFL, Lance Briggs is coming off two consecutive injury-shortened seasons. Briggs has only played with the Chicago Bears, but he'll have to go ...


  12. 49ers 2015 opponent breakdown: Chicago BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 |

    Notabl offseason additions: Head coach John Fox, Defensive Coordinator Vic Fangio, Offensive Coordinator Adam Gase, LB Pernell McPhee, S Antrel Rolle, WR Eddie Royal Notable offseason departures: Head coach Marc Trestman , CB Charles Tillman, DL Stephen Paea, WR Brandon Marshall, S Chris Conte, LB Lance Briggs The Chicago Bears cleaned house after a disastrous 5-11 season in 2014. From head coach Marc Trestman to general manager Phil Emery, they felt the need to start over and hired Ryan Pace to be the GM.


  13. Peter King: Brett Favre wanted to play for the Bears in 2008Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... imagine Favre coming to play for the Bears when Lovie Smith's Tampa 2 with Brian Urlacher , Charles Tillman and Lance Briggs were all playing at a high level? As the calendar crept closer to the opening of training camps, Favre really got the itch ...


  14. Chicago Bears: Kyle Long Is Undoubted Leader Of FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | BearGoggleson

    ... Chicago Bears football and that means there will be new leaders and new faces of the franchise. Veteran leaders Lance Briggs and Charles Tillman have moved on elsewhere, and while Jay Cutler may be the highest paid player on the team, Kyle Long has ...


  15. 30 Day Challenge: All Time Favorite Bears DBRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... Robin to Brian Urlacher's Batman. As the defense built itself up through the 2000s with the additions of Lance Briggs and Alex Brown and Tillman, Brown and Urlacher were the first faces of it. In 2006 when Brown went out for the season, I just felt, ...


  16. Who Need To Be The 2015 Bears Defensive Leaders?Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Windy City Gridiron

    With Charles Tillman and Lance Briggs both out of Chicago, who do you think needs to step up and fill the leadership void on the defense in 2015? With no Weekend Den for the first time in nearly a year, I think we can officially issue a welcome to Vacation Time in the NFL. When nothing is happening, we need new ways to entertain ourselves until training camp starts in just under a month .


  17. Day 21: Bears Player to Have a Beer WithRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... the hook for the full tab and tip - not an ideal choice. Whimsical: A beer or two and a Lamborghini ride with Lance Briggs could be fun, right? Just be sure to put on your seatbelt! Walter Payton, Dick Butkus, or Mike Ditka would be fine options if ...


  18. Martellus Bennett's Attitude Not Helping His Case For New Contract With Chicago BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... that he wants no sideshows around this team. He traded Brandon Marshall and didn't even consider re-signing Lance Briggs . He wants guys who want to help the football team any way they can and always put the team first. Bennett certainly doesn't fit ...


  19. Matt Forte: My New Favorite Chicago BearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | BearGoggleson

    ... "likable" team, making it very difficult to connect with the players. With Charles Tillman, Brian Urlacher and Lance Briggs all distant memories, it has become time to think about picking a player that we all feel a connection with. A favorite. It ...


  20. Cowboys welcome back Sean LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 |

    ... position in the Tampa 2. It's the position Hall of Famer Derrick Brooks played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Lance Briggs played for the Chicago Bears. "That position is built on instincts," Marinelli said. "You've got to have movement and speed ...