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2016 Schedule
6-10, 4th in NFC North
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All eyes will be on Alshon Jeffery

Health has often been a concern for Jeffery, but it will be even more crucial this year as he plays on the franchise tag and seeks a long-term payday. Injury questions

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bears placed OL Nate Chandler on the Reserve/Retired list, the team said on Saturday. Chandler, who joined the Bears in June, appeared in 37 games with 19 starts in three seasons (2012-14) with the Carolina Panthers. He did not appear in any games in 2015 after being placed on Injured Reserve in September.

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Jeff Dickerson, Bears Reporter

Jeff Dickerson joins Dari and Booger to discuss what the progression will be for Jay Cutler now that he has a new OC.

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Will Jeffery earn top-wideout money?

If Bears WR Alshon Jeffery hits the market coming off the franchise tag, John Clayton thinks a big pay day is coming from anyone willing to pay it. Clayton: Best 2017 free agents (Insider)

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bears terminated the contract of vested veteran DB and return man Omar Bolden, who appeared in 56 games with one start over four seasons with the Denver Broncos (2012-15),

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Charles Tillman feels the memorable interception he had vs. Randy Moss and the Vikings in 2003 "put me on the map" but his legendary one-on-one battles with Calvin Johnson "made me a better player."

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Charles Tillman thanks the entire Bears organization for allowing him to return and sign a one day ceremonial contract. "I'm thankful to the fans, coaches and teammates who supported me both on-and-off the field," Tillman said.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bears are about to honor Charles Tillman, who arrived at Halas Hall with his family on Friday to sign a one day contract to retire as a member of the Bears.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bears signed OL Amini Silatolu and waived QB Dalyn Williams, the team announced on Wednesday.

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5dMatt Bowen

The art of Charles Tillman's 'Peanut Punch'

Charles Tillman made the "Peanut Punch" famous during his 13 NFL seasons. With the cornerback retiring earlier this week, Matt Bowen breaks down how Tillman forced 44 career fumbles.

Bears force plenty of three-and-outs

The Bears' defense ranked seventh in the NFL in three-and-outs forced per drive last season, according to Football Outsiders. Sneaky Strengths (Insider)

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Charles Tillman had fumble skills

Tillman announced his retirement on Monday after 13 seasons. The cornerback's signature "Peanut Punch" move has him at the top of a list of DBs in one category dating back to when he entered the league in 2003.

Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer 

Charles Tillman was a complete player in the secondary. Ultra competitive. Physical. Tough. And he had a natural ability to find the ball...13 years in the league. That's a heck of a run.

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8dJeremy Fowler

Robots are invading NFL training camps

They're fast and durable and ultimately may help reduce incidents of brain trauma. Mobile Virtual Players aren't perfect, but more NFL teams are seeing the value in these mobile tackling dummies.

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Under-the-radar strength of every NFL offense

Patriots RB Dion Lewis dominated opponents after the catch, while Washington QB Kirk Cousins thrived on play-action. Aaron Schatz delves into the hidden strength of each offense.

Team Stats

Passing Yards228.923rd
Rushing Yards115.711th
Points For20.923rd
Points Against24.820th

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