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  1. In learning new position, Bears' Shea McClellin makes stridesRead the original story

    50 min ago | The Miami Herald

    ... in the sub package with middle linebacker D.J. Williams and Jon Bostic playing alongside three-down performer Lance Briggs in nickel. Barring something unexpected, this is how the defense will line up Sept. 7 in the season opener against the Bills. ...

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  2. Bears Notes: Players Understand Friday's Tall TaskRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... of in a training camp mode, with working with guys and moving people around," he said. - The Bears welcomed Lance Briggs back to practice after he sat out Monday with a knee contusion. Eben Britton, Brian de la Puente, Isaiah Frey and Kyle Fuller ...

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  3. Former Rutgers star Khaseem Greene playing inspiredFormer Rutgers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Courier News

    ... much." The former fourth-round draft pick is slotted as a backup weakside linebacker to seven-time Pro Bowler Lance Briggs, but he also is in the mix on the strongside and special teams. Greene began his collegiate career as a free safety - before ...

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  4. David Haugh: Bears defense's highlight reel a short oneRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | The Miami Herald

    ... the defensive disaster the historically bad 2013 season became. "I think we're a humbled group," linebacker Lance Briggs said. "It's good to get tested against an opponent, but you're never really going to know until Week 1." True, but if the Bears ...

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  5. Arkush: Bears still a work in progressRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Daily Chronicle

    ... Matt Slauson, Roberto Garza and Kyle Long on offense, and Jared Allen, Jeremiah Ratliff, Lamarr Houston, Lance Briggs, D.J. Williams, Tim Jennings and Charles Tillman on defense. The whole idea of this preseason has been to find out if there is ...

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  6. Fuller felled early by ankle injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Daily Herald

    ... newcomers Allen, Lamarr Houston, Ryan Mundy and Danny McCray. "I think we're a humbled group," said linebacker Lance Briggs, before the Bears rallied in the fourth quarter to win 20-19. "We're working real hard right now. We'll keep taking steps in ...

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  7. 5 Players to watch on "D" vs. JaguarsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... during the offseason. His natural position is weakside linebacker, which he will not get a crack at as long as Lance Briggs is a Bear. But he will be on the field with Briggs whenever the Bears are in the “Nickel,” and he needs to make ...

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  8. Smokehouse restaurant tied to Elk Grove football star Briggs to open next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The name of the Double Nickel Smokehouse, which will open in Elk Grove, refers to the number Lance Briggs wears as an NFL linebacker.

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  9. Kyle Fuller's fine play overshadowed by training-camp tussleRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... and overthrown ball in rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller's direction. The defensive veterans - namely linebacker Lance Briggs with his unmistakable high-pitched howl - made sure to play up Fuller's prowess. The vocal support has come after Fuller's ...

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  10. Bears breaking camp with optimism mostly intactRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... hard time after the Bears offense has a good play as Roberto Garza looks on. (Jose M. Osorio / Chicago Tribune) Lance Briggs and other players watch as the offense and defense face each other at training camp. (Jose M. Osorio / Chicago Tribune) ...

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  11. Bears' New-Look Defensive Line Can Help Mask Other DeficienciesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | BleacherReport

    ... as a defensive tackle. Young powered through a double-team on to get rid of the football in reckless fashion. Lance Briggs came up just short on his diving interception attempt. When 3rd-and-long came, the pressure arrived from a four-man front and ...

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  12. BBQ restaurant tied to Elk Grove football star Briggs to open next monthRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    A BBQ restaurant tied to Lance Briggs, the former Elk Grove High School football star who is a standout linebacker with the Chicago Bears of the National Football League, plans to open Sept.

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  13. LB Greene more comfortable in 2nd seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Daily Chronicle

    ... one of his moves every now and again.” Greene spent time with the first-team nickel defense Monday as Lance Briggs sat out practice. The reps were helpful for a player trying to take a noticeable step in 2014. The 25-year-old already lost ...

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  14. Bears trust in Shea McClellin's instincts at linebackerRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Bears linebackers coach Reggie Herring can sense the impatience, if not the doubt, Bears fans have about Shea McClellin's transition to linebacker.

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  15. Khaseem Greene no longer overthinking itRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | ESPN

    Linebacker Khaseem Greene admittedly struggled to acclimate himself to the speed of the NFL game last season when a shoulder injury to Lance Briggs thrust the rookie into the starting lineup for four games.

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  16. Chicago Bears Training Camp 2014: August 11 recapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... installed a few weeks ago. Field turf in the Midwest, what a novel concept. The inactive's were as follows, Lance Briggs was given the day off and Jordan Mills, Isaiah Frey, Eben Britton, Brain de la Puente and Chris Williams were all nursing ...

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  17. Bears Notes: Trestman Mixing Personnel Up On DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | CBS Local

    ... preseason game against the Jaguars, Trestman said. That call will be up to the trainers. Starting linebacker Lance Briggs didn't practice Monday, as he was given a veteran's day off. In his place, linebacker Khaseem Greene took first-team reps next ...

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  18. New game: Football player bringing restaurant home to Elk GroveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Business Journal

    Elk Grove has a major league sports name coming, at least to a restaurant. Double Nickel Smokehouse, attached to the likeness of Chicago Bears player Lance Briggs , reportedly is expected to open at the beginning of September,

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  19. Whitney DanielaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | BearGoggleson

    Aug 8, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears outside linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Charles Tillman enter the field against the Philadelphia Eagles during a preseason game at Soldier Field.

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  20. Eagles vs Bears Game Notes: Mark Sanchez, Vinny Curry Highlight Preseason Game #1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Bleeding Green Nation

    ... mostly focused on the first half. Nick Foles was really bad on the first series. He had a pick dropped by Lance Briggs on an awful 2nd down throw only to be picked on yet another bad throw on 3rd and long. I thought at first he might have been hit ...

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