Lance Briggs Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lance Briggs.

Results 1 - 20 of 647 in Lance Briggs

  1. Bostic Hopes Versatility Becomes Calling Card with BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

    ... me to play, I feel like I can fit in there." Bostic is viewed by some observers as a potential successor to Lance Briggs at the weak side position, but he also is in competition with DJ Williams for playing time in the middle. He could also ...

    Comment?

  2. Hub Arkush: The defense is certainly differentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Chronicle

    ... Players love being around him. I love being around him. You want to go play for him." We'll see. The fact is if Lance Briggs and Williams are healthy, which neither were last year they can play for anybody. Well into their 30s can they stay on the ...

    Comment?

  3. Bears hope Allen can put some teeth back in their 'D'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... that usually ranked among the league's best under former coach Lovie Smith. Key players such as Henry Melton, Lance Briggs, Charles Tillman and D.J. Williams got hurt, and what transpired was simply hard to envision given the franchise's history. ...

    Comment?

  4. Allen plans to lead by exampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Herald

    ... Allen also chose the Bears because of the defensive leaders who have been in place for years, like linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Charles Tillman. "The young guys see how the vets who have had success in this league collaborate and work ...

    Comment?

  5. With Allen, Bears expect bigger things from 'D'Read the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... that usually ranked among the league's best under former coach Lovie Smith. Key players such as Henry Melton, Lance Briggs, Charles Tillman and D.J. Williams got hurt, and what transpired was simply hard to envision given the franchise's history. ...

    Comment?

  6. Bostic ready to do whatever Bears tell him toRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Daily Chronicle

    ... openings – middle linebacker, strong-side linebacker and the second nickel linebacker job alongside Lance Briggs when training camp practices open Friday. “Really, I don't look at it like that,” he said on the first day of ...

    Comment?

  7. Bears will rely on veterans to turn around defenseRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... it's apparent the success of the Bears' defense in 2014 will be defined by its veterans, led by linebacker Lance Briggs, 33. There are reasons to be excited about linebacker Jon Bostic's second season, Shea McClellin's move to linebacker and such ...

    Comment?

  8. New Bears safety Adrian Wilson could be the heel of the offseasonRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... he studied the digital playbook while discussing the defense with veterans Jared Allen, Charles Tillman, Lance Briggs and others. "Good thing they make iPads," Wilson said. "For the people that know me, they know how obsessed I am with just learning ...

    Comment?

  9. Some interesting competition at Bears campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Daily Herald

    ... up until the season opener. Following are four of the more entertaining competitions. Seven-time Pro Bowler Lance Briggs remains a fixture on the weak side. The other two positions are up for grabs. D.J. Williams begins camp as "the top dog" at ...

    Comment?

  10. Bears training camp kicks off Friday in BourbonnaisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | My FOX Chicago

    ... After practice the players usually stay on campus, but some have been known to slip out for dinner. Rumor had Lance Briggs grabbing a bite to eat at the Brick Stone Restaurant and Brewery last year. "You just never know who might be standing behind ...

    Comment?

  11. Bears' Adrian Wilson: 'I can still play'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | ESPN

    ... coordinator Mel Tucker and secondary coach Jon Hoke reached out, as did Jared Allen , Charles Tillman and Lance Briggs , among others. Wilson also got a hold of an iPad loaded up with Chicago's defensive system, and crammed day after day, learning ...

    Comment?

  12. Trestman, Emery are positioning Bears for a breakthroughRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... defensive coordinator Mel Tucker. The Bears are looking at keeping nine to 10 defensive linemen, Emery said. Lance Briggs is the only declared starter at linebacker, and the two safety spots are there for the taking. Emery, meanwhile, has said more ...

    Comment?

  13. The Bears Den: July 24, 2014 - Chicago Bears training camp news and notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... James Neveau: It's far from an ideal situation to have two of the three spots in the LB group up for grabs, but Lance Briggs has the potential to be the guy that provides some continuity and guidance. Adrian Wilson in the mix to start - Michael C. ...

    Comment?

  14. Trestman Says LB, Safety Spots Up for GrabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | NBC Chicago

    ... completely up for grabs, Trestman also said that two of the three linebacker positions are currently open. Lance Briggs has a handle on the weak side linebacker position, but the middle and strong side linebacking jobs are up for grabs. DJ Williams, ...

    Comment?

  15. Bears bring high expectations to campRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Miami Herald

    ... is "very unsettled." The big question is the defense, which ranked 30th overall last season. Allen, linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Charles Tillman are all in their 30s. The safety spot is a big concern after Chris Conte and the departed ...

    Comment?

  16. Most Important Bears: #4 Lance BriggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | NBC Chicago

    Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs tackles New York Giants running back Da'Rel Scott in the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, in Chicago.

    Comment?

  17. Urlacher: 'No Issues' With BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | CBS Local

    ... retirement." Urlacher added he does keep in contact with some former teammates - mostly defensive players like Lance Briggs and Charles Tillman. However, he doesn't have a relationship with quarterback Jay Cutler, whom Urlacher was never ...

    Comment?

  18. Chicago Bears: Why to watch Christian Jones during campRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Isportsweb.com

    While Lance Briggs is the only linebacker to be guaranteed a starting linebacker spot with the Chicago Bears , there are still two more spots on the depth chart to be figured out.

    Comment?

  19. Morrissey prediction: Bears will go 10-6, win playoff gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... 8-8 last season. It was a miracle I was right and a miracle they ended up winning eight games. Jay Cutler and Lance Briggs got hurt, and, by all rights, the season should have gone down the tubes. I even asked Trestman at a news conference what gave ...

    Comment?

  20. Report: Bears Williams Says LB Situation Wasn't Completely Explained During Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | CBS Local

    ... and second-year pro Jon Bostic, who is also battling for time at strong-side linebacker with McClellin. Lance Briggs will man the weak-side linebacker spot. While admitting he "might have looked at other situations" more closely in free agency if he ...

    Comment?