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  1. Should the Bears Have Extended Jeffery?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | BearGoggleson

    The deadline to extend free agents on a franchise tag has come and gone with the Bears deciding not to extend WR Alshon Jeffery. The talks between the two sides had gone from doubtful to promising and back to doubtful again over the last few weeks.

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  2. Bears fail to strike deal with JefferyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | BearGoggleson

    Even though it was reported a few days ago it was unlikely the two sides would come to an agreement, it became official at 3 p.m. The Chicago Bears did not sign Pro-Bowl wide receiver Alshon Jeffery to a long-term deal, meaning the South Carolina product will play the 2016 season under the franchise tag. Jeffery and the Bears' failure to strike an agreement comes hours after Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller signed an NFL-record $70 million guaranteed contract.

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  3. Alshon Jeffery among those receiving franchise tagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Star

    ... Justin Tucker also received big paydays, shedding their franchise tags and getting new deals. Kirk Cousins, Alshon Jeffery, Eric Berry and Trumaine Johnson, however, will all be playing this season under the value of their tags after they and their ...

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  4. Former Gamecock WR will play under franchise tagRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Chicago Bears wide receiver and former South Carolina Gamecock Alshon Jeffery will play under the franchise tag next season after the two sides failed to agree on a long-term contract extension by Friday's deadline. Jeffery, who missed seven games last season with injuries, will be paid $14.6 million next season.

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  5. Alshon Jeffery, Bears fail to reach long-term contract prior to deadlineRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | ABC News

    Chicago Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery will play the 2016 season under a one-year franchise tag after he and the team failed to reach agreement on a long-term deal prior to Friday's deadline. Despite signing the tender, Jeffery skipped the Bears' organized team activities, choosing instead to work out on his own in South Florida .

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  6. Jeffery to play under terms of tenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Chicago Bears

    Having signed his franchise tender, Alshon Jeffery will participate in training camp and earn $14.599 million from the Bears this season despite not agreeing to a long-term contract by Friday's deadline. The deadline for NFL teams to sign their franchise players to long-term contracts passed at 3 p.m. Friday without the Bears and Jeffery will play the 2016 season with the Bears under terms of the franchise tender.

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  7. Bears, WR Jeffery fail to reach long-term dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | ESPN

    Chicago Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery will play the 2016 season under a one-year franchise tag after he and the team failed to reach agreement on a long-term deal prior to Friday's deadline. Despite signing the tender, Jeffery skipped the Bears' organized team activities, choosing instead to work out on his own in South Florida.

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  8. South Carolina's 2017 recruiting class: Biggest remaining needs and future outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Garnet And Black Attack

    ... level, especially in the SEC. When the Gamecocks were at their absolute peak, players like Marcus Lattimore , Alshon Jeffery , Jadeveon Clowney , Stephon Gilmore , etc. wore the Garnet and Black, and that's not simply a coincidence. Those kinds of ...

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  9. Bears Re-Engage in Extension Talks with WR Alshon JefferyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | BearGoggleson

    I had almost given up hope that the Chicago Bears would work out a long-term deal with WR Alshon Jeffery before the beginning of the season, but according to reports from ESPN's Jeremy Fowler the two sides have re-opened talks about an extension. Just weeks ago it appeared that the two sides were at an impasse and Jeffery was likely to play out the season under the one-year franchise tag.

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  10. Los Angeles Rams: What Is Pharoh Cooper's Role?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | NFLSpinZone

    ... 14.7 yards per reception in 2015 would have placed him 29th in the NFL in 2015, between Steve Smith Sr and Alshon Jeffery . It places him within striking distance of noted chain-movers Emmanuel Sanders , Amari Cooper , Willie Snead and Travis ...

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  11. Alshon Jeffery Receiving Unfair CriticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | BearGoggleson

    Various media outlets and fans around Chicago have been very critical of Alshon Jeffery's comments during minicamp, that criticism is completely unfair. Several people have been critical of Alshon Jeffrey's quotes during his media session at Chicago Bears' minicamp.

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  12. David Haugh: Jeffery" s me-first attitude a negative before prove-it seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Erie Times News

    A picture of nonchalance, Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery smiled through 10 minutes of questions Tuesday at Halas Hall concerning his absence from organized team activities. That" s my interpretation of what Jeffery was doing, certainly not his.

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  13. Toughness Will Be The True Measure Of Alshon Jeffery's SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | BearGoggleson

    ... all either were lost completely for significant time, or they played hurt and ineffectively. Some like Alshon Jeffery did both. No player left a void bigger than Alshon Jeffery. In and out of the lineup, and/or playing hurt and less than 100% the ...

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  14. Jeffery reports to Bears minicampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Chicago Bears

    After skipping the voluntary portion of the Bears offseason program, receiver Alshon Jeffery reported to Halas Hall Monday for the team's mandatory minicamp. "I feel great to be back with my teammates and I look forward to competing and having fun with my teammates," Jeffery told ChicagoBears.com.

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  15. Alshon Jeffery sings "Take Me Out To the Ball Game" at the Cubs game and it went the way you'd expectRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Garnet And Black Attack

    Alshon Jeffery will be remembered as a part of the South Carolina Gamecocks' golden age. Though his best season was in 2010 , he was a key part of the team's first of three straight 11-2 seasons in 2011.

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  16. 2016 NFL Draft: Most Intriguing Offensive Late Round PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | NFLMocks

    ... a frequent nightmare in short yardage. The Chicago Bears have their two big receivers on the outside with Alshon Jeffery (6'3") and Kevin White (6'3"). So the next logical step would be to find a shifty and fast receiver to move around the slot to ...

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  17. Take Two: Debating the SEC's best wide receivers in the past decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | ESPN

    ... better at doing the one thing receivers are put on the field to do: catch touchdowns. Aside from that, having Alshon Jeffery in the top five works. Percy Harvin was a special player, but not as consistent, and Mike Evans was essentially a one-year ...

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  18. Five best SEC wide receivers of the past decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | ESPN

    ... down with it. As a true freshman in 2008, Green led the SEC with 963 yards receiving and eight touchdowns. 5. Alshon Jeffery , South Carolina (2009-11): Speaking of red-zone threats and players who could go up and make acrobatic catches, Jeffery was ...

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  19. GOP front-runner Trump endorsed by former USC football coach HoltzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WMBF

    ... the only person with ties to South Carolina football to endorse a candidate this year. Former Gamecocks stars Alshon Jeffery and Stephon Gilmore endorsed Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton in February.

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  20. GOP front-runner Trump endorsed by former USC football coach HoltzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    ... the only person with ties to South Carolina football to endorse a candidate this year. Former Gamecocks stars Alshon Jeffery and Stephon Gilmore endorsed Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton in February.

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