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Phil Emery

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  • Bears add former Notre Dame QB Clausen to mix

    Bears add former Notre Dame QB Clausen to mix
    Jimmy Clausen has a short window to prove himself. But, at least for now, he has an opportunity. The Bears added the 26-year-old quarterback to their backup competition Thursday, signing Clausen to a one-year deal and waiving linebacker Lawrence...
  • Why is there not more coverage of a teams' scouts?

    Why is there not more coverage of a teams' scouts?
    Q: If the draft is how you build a franchise, then why is there not more coverage of a teams’ scouts? I don't mean fluff or assassination jobs, just journalism 101. How many current Bears scouts gave Jerry Angelo advice? How does the Bears’...
  • Top 10 headlines from Bears' offseason

     Top 10 headlines from Bears' offseason
    The Bears' 2013 season came to a heartbreaking end with a 33-28 last-minute loss to the Packers on Dec. 29, a defeat that cost them the NFC North title and kept them out of the playoffs for the sixth time in seven seasons. That was a demoralizing finish...
  • For Bears, future is now — or else

     For Bears, future is now — or else
    In the topsy-turvy world of the NFL, where you often find a worst-to-first story, the Bears have managed to do something difficult since their last Super Bowl appearance. They have found a way to hang around mediocre most of that period: Never quite...
  • Bears hope backup QB competition won't matter

     Bears hope backup QB competition won't matter
    Some serious hand-wringing is going on in Dallas, where Kyle Orton hasn't shown up for mandatory minicamp, forcing Brandon Weeden to take the first-team reps at quarterback for the Cowboys while Tony Romo recovers from back surgery. Orton, the former...
  • New-found maturity wears well on Jay Cutler

     New-found maturity wears well on Jay Cutler
    In the old days, before a new $126 million contract eased the pressure and a second son added perspective, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler responded to questions about his maturation as well as he did receivers who ran the wrong routes. Cutler typically...
  • Jay Cutler opening up as Bears minicamp gets underway

    Jay Cutler opening up as Bears minicamp gets underway
    The Bears completed their first day of a three-day mini-camp Tuesday at Halas Hall entering the home stretch of their offseason program. After Tuesday’s practice, quarterback Jay Cutler met the media, holding his first press conference since early...
  • Bears tried to sign Packers' Neal in free agency

    Bears tried to sign Packers' Neal in free agency
    GREEN BAY, Wis. — When Phil Emery set out to rebuild the Chicago Bears defensive line in free agency, he cast a wide net at the outset. The Bears were all-in on Michael Bennett before the defensive end re-signed with the Seattle Seahawks and...
  • Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag

    Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag
    With the Bears drafting Kyle Fuller (which looks to me like a great pick) and considering they have two starting corners in Charles Tillman and Tim Jennings, do you think it is possible fourth-round pick Brock Vereen will be on the field more than...
  • Readers' Q&A: Brad Biggs' mailbag

    Readers' Q&A: Brad Biggs' mailbag
    Now that Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall have been re-signed, who would the next likely target be for an extension? -- @BradPintar from Twitter The Bears have been on a serious pace signing players since the very end of last season. Then, Cutler,...
  • NFL draft: NFC and AFC North draft needs

    The draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in New York. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division. Today, the North divisions: AFC North This should sound familiar: The Cleveland Browns are looking for a quarterback. They...
  • Bears draft LSU DT Ego Ferguson 51st overall

    Bears draft LSU DT Ego Ferguson 51st overall
    The Chicago Bears addressed their interior defensive line need by drafting LSU defensive tackle Ego Ferguson in the second round with the 51st-overall pick on Friday night. Ferguson, who measured 6 feet 3, 315 pounds at the scouting combine in February,...