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Phil Emery

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  • Bears want their retooled defense to be flexible

     Bears want their retooled defense to be flexible
    ORLANDO, Fla. — Jared Allen will hold up his Bears jersey and smile for the cameras Monday at Halas Hall when he's introduced as the newest member of their restructured defense. The sight of a five-time Pro Bowl defensive end framed by navy and...
  • Trestman details prerequisites for Bears' backup QB job

    Trestman details prerequisites for Bears' backup QB job
    At present, the Chicago Bears have Jordan Palmer slotted in as their No. 2 quarterback, the current insurance plan behind Jay Cutler. Last year’s backup hero, Josh McCown, is now with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, readying to become a full-time...
  • Brad Biggs' bonus Bears mailbag

    Brad Biggs' bonus Bears mailbag
    Is Phil Emery going to surprise us all and go offense in the first round? -- @fronczak68 from Twitter You need to learn to never say never in the NFL but I don’t know how the Bears will accomplish remaining work needed for the defense by going...
  • Bears counting on Jared Allen still being a force

    Bears counting on Jared Allen still being a force
    ORLANDO, Fla. — The scouting report hasn't changed significantly. A decade into a standout career that has established him as one of the premier pass rushers in NFL history, Jared Allen still draws the same admiring adjectives from those who have...
  • Snapping up Jared Allen a master stroke for Bears

    Snapping up Jared Allen a master stroke for Bears
    ORLANDO, Fla. — Score one for the Bears. The team's initial target when free agency opened more than two weeks ago was Michael Bennett, but the Bears couldn't prevent the Super Bowl champion Seahawks from retaining a disruptive lineman who would...
  • Signing Jared Allen gives Bears sack credibility

    Signing Jared Allen gives Bears sack credibility
    Legitimacy returned to the Bears defense Wednesday wearing a mullet. Defensive end Jared Allen, free agency's mane man, instantly became the main reason to believe the Bears can win the NFC North, and maybe more, when he signed a four-year contract...
  • Jared Allen agrees to 4-year deal with Bears

    Jared Allen agrees to 4-year deal with Bears
    The Bears' push to revive their defense got a major boost Wednesday when the team announced it has agreed to terms on a four-year deal with former Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen. Allen, who will turn 32 in April, has 128.5 career sacks...
  • Allen puts Bears in Super Bowl conversation

    Allen puts Bears in Super Bowl conversation
    Now that’s an offseason. It took a while, but Phil Emery finally got the pass rusher the Bears needed. None of this Willie Young stuff. If he could get only three sacks while playing on a Lions line with the best tandem of defensive tackles in...
  • Wilson likely to get first crack at No. 3 WR spot

    Wilson likely to get first crack at No. 3 WR spot
    ORLANDO, Fla. – Marc Trestman said the Chicago Bears are not "anointing" Marquess Wilson as the No. 3 receiver in the offense, but the coach hopes the second-year player can develop like Alshon Jeffery did a year ago. Wilson apparently will get...
  • Palmer's effort impresses Trestman

    Palmer's effort impresses Trestman
    ORLANDO, Fla. – The Chicago Bears are considering veterans as they search for a backup to quarterback Jay Cutler, but coach Marc Trestman feels good about what Jordan Palmer showed late in the preseason last year. “We give Jordan a lot of...
  • Houston has the right idea; not sure about Emery

    Houston has the right idea; not sure about Emery
    The first time Lamarr Houston faced the Chicago media, the pricey free-agent defensive end was asked about replacing the now-departed Julius Peppers, of course. But Houston’s answer was telling a bigger truth about himself and what passes for a...
  • Bears are younger—but are they better?

    Bears are younger—but are they better?
    No Country for Old Men. At least we know Chicago is for the young. This week we say goodbye to Julius Peppers and Josh McCown and Devin Hester and maybe Charles Tillman. We say hello to Lamarr Houston, Ryan Mundy and Jordan Senn. Honestly, I have...