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Durkin: Rookie Spotlight – David Fales

By Dan Durkin-

(CBS) For NFL quarterbacks, having the opportunity to work with Bears coach Marc Trestman is a boon both professionally and financially. Both quarterbacks who lined up under center for the Bears last season tightened up their mechanics, sharpened their decision-making skills and eventually signed contracts totaling $136.7 million this past offseason. 924 more words

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Emma: Revamped Bears Confident In New Journey

By Chris Emma-

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (CBS) — In the years before Marc Trestman became the Bears coach, Chicago lacked a high-octane offense to match its dominating defense. 504 more words

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Conte To Start Training Camp On PUP List

By Adam Hoge-

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — As expected, Bears safety Chris Conte will not be ready for Friday’s first training camp practice.

Now the question is, can he return soon enough to keep his starting job? 479 more words

Bears Notes: No. 2 QB Battle Looms, Conte Behind, Injury Updates

By Chris Emma-

BOURBONNAIS (CBS) — Bears second-year coach Marc Trestman was in the process of detailing position battles and depth chart projections with the media on Wednesday afternoon. 1,346 more words

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Durkin: Rookie Spotlight – Brock Vereen

By Dan Durkin-

(CBS) An old adage says there’s safety in numbers. When it comes to safety play in Chicago, the Bears beg to differ with that hypothesis. 1,035 more words

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Chicago Bears: Predicting Season Roles for ‘14 Draft Class

First-round pick (14th overall): Kyle Fuller, CB, Virginia Tech

With a definite need at safety, general manager Phil Emery chose to go with, in his eyes, the best player on the board in former Virginia Tech cornerback Kyle Fuller with the 14th overall selection. 1,423 more words

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Durkin: Rookie Spotlight -- Will Sutton

By Dan Durkin-

(CBS) Drafting football players is a lot like buying stocks. General managers compile and analyze inordinate amounts of observable data from past performance, then compare it against similarly valued assets to find differentiating factors with the ultimate goal of projecting future success. 983 more words

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