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  1. 49ers have history with Lance BriggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NinerNoise

    It's kind of ironic that the 49ers are interested in Lance Briggs , middle linebacker formerly of the Chicago Bears . In his first 10 years in the league, all with Chicago, Briggs missed only four regular season games in total .


  2. Fox Says Bears Players Will Vote for CaptainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NBC Chicago

    ... acknowledged that they didn't really know who to go to with issues as the season wore on. With players like Lance Briggs and Charles Tillman likely done with their Chicago careers, it would seem that the captaincy is wide open. It would be hard to ...


  3. Chicago Bears: Grading Mason Foster signingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NFLSpinZone

    Earlier this month, it looked like the Chicago Bears were about to sign inside linebacker Mason Foster to a three-year contract, but talks apparently fell through as no deal was completed. Since then, Foster received some cursory interest from the ILB-seeking San Francisco 49ers, who have also kicked around former Bear Lance Briggs as a potential signing , but he is now off of the market after signing with the Bears yesterday, per the National Football Post's Aaron Wilson .


  4. Getting crowdedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Herald

    ... was added earlier in free agency. Two of the Bears starters at linebacker last year -- seven-time Pro Bowler Lance Briggs and D.J. Williams -- are unrestricted free agents and unlikely to return. That leaves Jon Bostic as the only other player on ...


  5. Mason Foster, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NFL

    ... unning retirements by Chris Borland and Patrick Willis. Where does that leave their talks with Brandon Spikes , Lance Briggs and Erin Henderson? Expect things to heat up soon.


  6. Mason Foster agrees to terms with Chicago Bears, removing him from 49ers poolRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Niners Nation

    ... to his agent. Earlier Tuesday, Trent Baalke said the team was interested in Foster , and other linebackers. Lance Briggs , Brandon Spikes and Erin Henderson are the three most high profile linebackers on the 49ers radar at this point. The 49ers head ...


  7. Lance Briggs Drawing Interest from Bucs and 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | BearGoggleson

    Sep 14, 2014; Santa Clara, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick rushes with the ball against Chicago Bears outside linebacker Lance Briggs during the second quarter at Levi The Bears may be ready to move on from veteran linebacker Lance Briggs, but that doesn't mean he's done playing football. The 12-year veteran is drawing interest from the San Francisco 49ers and Tamp Bay Bucs.


  8. Ten Thoughts on the NFL: Chicago Bears and beyondRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... to be on the show. 10) This is an interesting twist. A few weeks ago, I went on record as saying I thought that Lance Briggs would be a good fit as a 3-4 inside linebacker, but odds are high that the Chicago Bears will not bring the 7 time Pro ...


  9. Report: Lance Briggs Drawing Interest From 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | CBS Local

    ... give you the best Chicago has [] (CBS) When pressed to answer questions about the futures of long-time fixtures Lance Briggs and Charles Tillman, Bears general manager Ryan Pace has used the party line of "they've been great Chicago Bears." Clearly, ...


  10. NFL free agency rumors: 49ers have spoken with Lance BriggsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Niners Nation

    ... have a second target on the free agent market. Matt Barrows is reporting the team has had some discussions with Lance Briggs . This follows earlier news that the team is bringing Erin Henderson to town for a visit , and does not plan on moving Ahmad ...


  11. Are 49ers in the market for an inside linebacker?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | ESPN

    ... in the Raiders' 4-3 scheme, he starred at Alabama inside its 3-4, the same alignment used by the 49ers. Lance Briggs -- Remember him? The 12-year veteran and seven-time Pro Bowler might be a little long in the tooth for the Niners' liking at 34 but ...


  12. Chicago Bears players will not be allowed to have their own TV or Radio showsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... was that he wasn't 100% focused on the 2014 season. Marshall wasn't the only Bear to have a regular media gig. Lance Briggs, Jay Cutler, Jermon Bushrod and Jon Bostic, to name a few, all had regular weekly appearances in either local radio or ...


  13. Football Is The Focus For Bears' BrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | CBS Local

    ... show, while Kyle Long, Robbie Gould, Jon Bostic and Jermon Bushrod were among those with weekly radio hits. Lance Briggs had a weekly television program. "I will say that regardless of who it is, I think their focus and energy needs to remain on ...


  14. Tampering charge against Jets remains unresolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 |

    ... Lions also lost a seventh-rounder. And in 2008, the 49ers were found guilty of tampering with Bears linebacker Lance Briggs, and were forced to lose a fifth-round pick and swap third-round picks with the Bears. So at most, we can expect the Jets to ...


  15. Pace sees McPhee as ideal fit for BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Chicago Bears

    ... The Bears' storied history on defense also appealed to McPhee, who mentioned the names of Brian Urlacher, Lance Briggs, Julius Peppers and even William "Refrigerator" Perry during Wednesday's press conference. "I wanted to come and be a part of ...


  16. Ryan Pace: Bears 'moving forward with Jay Cutler as our quarterback'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Chicago Tribune

    ... scending player." Pace declined to indicate whether the Bears are interested in retaining free-agent linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Charles Tillman, saying, "We've talked about them. We'd like to keep those conversations in-house."


  17. Grizzly Detail's Bears Free Agency PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | NBC Chicago

    ... and skill would be welcome as the team looks for a field general to help lead them with DJ Williams and Lance Briggs likely playing elsewhere next season. The Bears have some in-house candidates to play nose tackle in their new 3-4 defense, with ...


  18. Updates: Bears free-agency trackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the Bears whose contracts will expire Tuesday. None are expected to re-sign with the team, including linebacker Lance Briggs, cornerback Charles Tillman, safety Chris Conte and linebacker D.J. Williams. -- The Bears' trade of receiver Brandon ...


  19. Jay Cutler question still looms on eve of Bears free agencyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... tackle Stephen Paea. The Bears' most high-profile free agent is reportedly heading to the Redskins. Linebacker Lance Briggs, cornerback Charles Tillman, safety Chris Conte and linebacker D.J. Williams will likely continue the exodus. In the ...


  20. NFC North Free Agency CapsulesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Washington Times

    UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: LB Lance Briggs, CB Charles Tillman, S Chris Conte, LB D.J. Williams, DT Stephen Paea, C Brian De La Puente, TE Dante Rosario, WR Josh Morgan, OT Eben Britton, K Jay Feely, LS Jeremy Cain, DE Austen Lane, S Danny McCray, CB Sherrick McManis, FB Montell Owens, DE Trevor Scott, LB Darryl Sharpton, S Anthony Walters. NEEDS: New GM Ryan Pace and coach John Fox are facing such a big task it would be easier to list what the Bears don't need.