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Bears sign second-round pick Gordon to 4-year contract

Jun. 25, 2022 14:38 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears signed second-round draft pick Kyler Gordon to a four-year contract on Saturday. The cornerback from Washington became the Bears' first selection when they took him with the No. 39 overall pick. The Bears got a potential starter opposite...

Bears LB Adams arrested, charged with firearm possession

Jun. 24, 2022 19:13 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Bears linebacker Matt Adams was arrested and charged with misdemeanor firearm possession, Chicago police said Friday. Police said they recovered a weapon during a search of his vehicle in downtown Chicago on Thursday evening. He was also cited for possessing a...

Falcons sign OL Harrison, DL Dalton after minicamp tryouts

Jun. 16, 2022 16:47 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons signed defensive lineman Jalen Dalton and offensive lineman Jonotthan Harrison to one-year contracts on Thursday. Harrison (6-foot-4, 300 pounds) and Dalton (6-6, 300) were signed after tryouts during the team's mandatory minicamp this...

New Charger Mack making progress during busy offseason

Jun. 14, 2022 20:07 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — It has been a busy offseason for Khalil Mack since being traded from the Chicago Bears to the Los Angeles Chargers. In addition to becoming familiar with new teammates and getting up to speed on a new defense, the outside linebacker has been rehabbing...

Bears' progress at minicamp comes without DE Robert Quinn

Jun. 14, 2022 19:28 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears can’t get defensive end Robert Quinn to come to practice at Halas Hall and can’t get their passing duo of quarterback Justin Fields and Darnell Mooney to leave. The Bears opened a three-day mandatory minicamp Tuesday without their top...

Bears had workout canceled for violating NFL contact rules

Jun. 08, 2022 19:42 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears had to cancel an offseason workout this week because they violated NFL rules by having live contact in a session last month, coach Matt Eberflus said Wednesday. Eberflus said the contact that occurred was because of overzealous players and...

Ex-Bears DT Akiem Hicks signs a 1-year deal with the Bucs

Jun. 01, 2022 12:14 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Veteran defensive tackle Akiem Hicks has signed a one-year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Bucs announced the move Wednesday, with the 32-year-old Hicks likely to become a replacement for free agent Ndamukong Suh., who spent the past three seasons on...

Packers' Crosby eager to bounce back after 2021 struggles

May. 31, 2022 20:00 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby took an unusual step to establish an immediate kinship with his new holder. When former Chicago Bears punter Pat O’Donnell was looking for a place for his family to live after signing with the Packers in March, Crosby...

Changes under new coach Matt Eberflus hit Bears defense

May. 24, 2022 20:05 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Change came to Chicago Bears in leadership when Matt Eberflus took over as coach. Now players are dealing with this change personally by moving positions or even changing weight to fit plans for a new regime during organized team activities. ...

QB Nick Foles reunites with Frank Reich, signs with Colts

May. 23, 2022 17:24 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Now Nick Foles and Frank Reich can start diagramming the "Indy Special." The Colts announced Monday they had signed Foles to a two-year contract that reunites the quarterback and coach who combined on a trademark play call to help the Philadelphia Eagles win the...