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  1. Could be time to move on for some BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... week, none are considered indispensable, even though two of them -- cornerback Charles Tillman and linebacker Lance Briggs -- have been cornerstones of the defense for more than a decade since they were drafted in 2003. Of the Bears' other free ...

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  2. Free-agent market offers many intriguing prospects for BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... are worth re-signing. The two biggest names on that 17-player list, of course, are Charles Tillman and Lance Briggs , a pair of longtime defensive standouts. But Tillman just turned 34 and has missed 22 games the past two seasons, twice suffering ...

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  3. Chicago Bears 2015 Roster Turnover: LinebackerRead the original story

    Friday | Windy City Gridiron

    ... NFL linebacker, he just has to put it all together. I'm excited to see how Bostic will fit in with the new D. Lance Briggs - free agent - I know the popular opinion on Briggs is to let him walk, and odds are fairly high that's exactly what the Bears ...

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  4. Chicago Bears: Best Options to Replace Lance Briggs This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BleacherReport

    We have likely seen the end of Lance Briggs in a Chicago Bears uniform. The seven-time Pro Bowl player patrolled the weak side of the linebacker corps for 12 seasons.

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  5. Release of A.J. Hawk Could Put Him On Chicago Bears' RadarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Rant Sports

    ... general manager Ryan Pace , head coach John Fox and defensive coordinator Vic Fangio during free agency. With Lance Briggs and D.J. Williams more than likely not returning to the Windy City for the 2015 season, the Bears could use someone with 3-4 ...

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  6. Opinion: It's Time for Bears to Move On From Tillman, BriggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | NBC Chicago

    ... biggest questions they'll face this offseason is the future status of cornerback Charles Tillman and linebacker Lance Briggs. Two of the biggest holdovers from the previous regime (okay, technically two regimes ago, with Jerry Angelo and Lovie ...

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  7. Booms and busts from past Bears draftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Chicago Tribune

    ... seasons and was a six-time Pro Bowl selection. Considered the undisputed team leader for much of his tenure. LB Lance Briggs, Round 3, Pick 68, 2003: Became a starter in the first month of his rookie season and has started 170 games over the last 12 ...

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  8. Three things we learned at the combine: BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | ESPN

    ... Bostic , Khaseem Greene and the recently re-signed DeDe Lattimore , along with pending veteran free agent Lance Briggs . The team's interest level in re-signing Briggs is unclear. Briggs earned $4.75 million in base salary in 2014, and likely won't ...

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  9. Offseason Forecast: What happens to Cutler?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | NFL

    ... indicated his heart is set on winning a Super Bowl . The rebuilding Bears don't seem to be a logical fit. >> LB Lance Briggs : The 33-year-old veteran has expressed an openness to playing inside in a 3-4 Fangio scheme, but Chicago could look to get ...

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  10. Fox likes what hea s seen of Fuller, RatliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Daily Herald

    ... at and see where we put them." Two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Charles Tillman and seven-time Pro Bowl linebacker Lance Briggs have been cornerstones of the Bears defense for more than a decade. But both become free agents March 10, both have already ...

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  11. Dan Pompei's Thoughts On Latest Bears HappeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | CBS Local

    ... to conform and do it their way before they commit. All about ground rules. 10. If Pace and Fox really wanted Lance Briggs and Charles Tillman back, I think they would have said so. 11. Shea McClellin as an inside linebacker in 3-4 is intriguing. ...

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  12. Ryan Pace says working with Drew Brees in New Orleans spoiled himRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Times-Picayune

    ... 1 priority. And we're going to win a lot of games if we keep football our No. 1 priority." (On team's plans for Lance Briggs, Charles Tillman?) "We've talked to those guys. They're great Chicago Bears. And again. We're still going through that. Just ...

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  13. Ita s official: Bears switch to 3-4 defenseRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Fox mentioned two: cornerback Kyle Fuller and nose tackle Jeremiah Ratliff. Free agents Charles Tillman and Lance Briggs "have been great Bears," he said. Fox said he wanted to preface any evaluation of them by saying they had the franchise's ...

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  14. Chicago Bears Free Agent Options: Outside LinebackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | BearGoggleson

    ... Bears only have one outside linebacker free agent to decide on and it appears to be a foregone conclusion that Lance Briggs will be leaving town, but as part of this series I will be listing the Bears internal free agents at each position with links ...

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  15. Chicago Bears: Accountability first of many keys to Bears' successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Isportsweb.com

    Six days before the season opener against the Buffalo Bills , linebacker Lance Briggs requested the day off. Head coach Marc Trestman granted the request, not knowing it was so Briggs could attend the grand opening of his new restaurant, the Double Nickel Smokehouse.

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  16. Mel Kiper's Latest Mock Draft Has Bears Going DTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | BearGoggleson

    ... has on its roster. Contrary to popular belief, the #55 at the top of this post is not the latest picture of Lance Briggs, who isn't yet suited to anchor a 3-4 defensive line. Give him a few more months at the Double Nickel Smokehouse to see how he ...

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  17. NFC North rookie grades: Vikings strike it richRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | NFL

    ... Eric Kendricks and Miami's Denzel Perryman to determine if they'd be suitable replacements for veteran Lance Briggs , who is set to hit free agency. Team officials will also take a close look at the safety class, to see if they can identify an ...

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  18. 2015 49ers' Opponents: Reviewing the Chicago BearsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Niners Nation

    ... This is especially important if Fangio wants to continue playing a base 3-4 (or even some sort of hybrid). Lance Briggs' potential departure might have huge implications for the linebacking corps. Okay, yeah, that might be overstating it a bit. I'll ...

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  19. Chicago athletes react to Jackie Robinson Westa s lost titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... vacating its wins from last summer's Little League World Series. None was more outspoken than Bears linebacker Lance Briggs, who admitted he traveled 40 miles to go to Elk Grove (Calif.) High School, and the opportunity opened doors for him. Can't ...

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  20. Chicago Bears Roster Review: Lance BriggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | BearGoggleson

    Sep 15, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears outside linebacker Lance Briggs reacts during the first quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago Bears offseason is in full swing as we head toward the start of the new league year and Free Agency.

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