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The Bears Need More Kyle Fuller’s

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune answers your questions: “Please set me straight. The Bears pay Kyle Fuller an average of $14 million a year for four years and because the structure is back-end loaded with dead cap space in … Continue reading

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Bank On It: 4 QBs Ahead of the Bears Pick in the First Round

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune answers your questions: “I keep hearing people say it’s better for the Bears if all the top QBs get drafted BEFORE their pick at No. 8. Why? With mediocre talent in the top 10 … Continue reading

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Trading for Odell Beckham? Not Likely But…

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune answers your questions: “Do you think there is a possibility the Bears will give their first-round pick for Odell Beckham Jr.? I wouldn’t mind. — @maliek4ever “I was a little surprised by the number … Continue reading

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Warning: Incoming Rainbows and Sunshine at 6 O’Clock

Rich Campbell at the Chicago Tribune hypes the tight working relationship between new head coach Matt Nagy and general manager Ryan Pace: “More than a few times this offseason, the GM has dropped an index card on the coach’s desk, … Continue reading

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To Pay or Not to Pay. That is the Question.

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune answers your questions: “Did the Bears make an error in not placing a higher tender on Cameron Meredith as a restricted free agent? It looks like he could be signed to an offer sheet … Continue reading

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Bears Need to Think Hard Before Signing Malcomb Butler

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune on the Bears free agent options at cornerback: It would be surprising if there isn’t good interest in [Kyle] Fuller. Where his market heads and what he’s seeking money-wise remains to be seen. The good … Continue reading

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The Bears Will Miss Willie Young

Rich Campbell at the Chicago Tribune on the Bears sudden need for more pass rush: In terminating the contracts of Pernell McPhee and Willie Young last week, the Bears cut from their roster a pair of veteran edge rushers who … Continue reading

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Releasing Josh Sitton Does Not Mean the Bears Will Draft Quinton Nelson

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune answers yet another of your questions: “Did the Bears show their hand possibly drafting Quinton Nelson at No. 8? — @bbtwice1080 “This was the reaction multiple people had on Twitter, that by declining the … Continue reading

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Chances of Resigning Kyle Fuller Looking Grim and Other Points of View

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune answers your questions: Christian Kirk, Calvin Ridley, Courtland Sutton, who do you like? Are any of them worth the eighth pick? Will they still be there in the second round? Can the Bears afford … Continue reading

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Bears Have Plenty of Free Agents to Resign Under the Right Circumstances

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune runs through the list of Bears free agents . I have some thoughts on a few of these. “Wide receiver (2): Dontrelle Inman: Is a fourth option in a quality passing attack. Made more than … Continue reading

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