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Paul Ladewski

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Bears Hope For Value From Early Picks

Bears Hope For Value From Early Picks

It wasn't much of a surprise that the Chicago Bears selected guard Kyle Long and linebacker Jon Bostic in the NFL Draft. I had both on the Bears' short list of candidates that appeared in Chicago last week...
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Schedule Gives Chicago Hope

Schedule Gives Chicago Hope

If the Chicago Bears advance to the postseason for the first time in three years next season, then the least they can do is send the schedule-makers a thank-you note...
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Future Is Now For Emery, Bears

Future Is Now For Emery, Bears

Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery began to fill some obvious gaps in the free agent market this spring, but in true Chicago style, they were more like ankle-deep craters than simple potholes...
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Bears Search For New Heroes

Bears Search For New Heroes

The Chicago Bears like to think of themselves as postseason contenders, and the numbers make a legitimate case for them. At 10-6, they were the only NFL team to reach double figures in victories and not make the playoffs...
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'65 Draft Replay? Bears Can Only Dream

'65 Draft Replay? Bears Can Only Dream

If the upcoming Chicago Bears draft turns about to be anything close to the one 48 years ago, they'll party like its 1965, no doubt. That year, the Bears had the mother and grandmother of all talent hauls...
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Bears Sign Anderson As Stop-gap Solution

Bears Sign Anderson As Stop-gap Solution

The Chicago Bears can only hope James Anderson and D.J. Williams plug the gaps as quickly as the front office did at the linebacker position last weekend. Anderson and the Bears came to terms on a one-year, $1...
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Bears Busts And Breakouts In 2013

Bears Busts And Breakouts In 2013

The good news for some Chicago Bears players is, they will have opportunity for fresh starts under new coaches in new systems. The not-so-good news for others: Their roles will change, not all of them welcomed necessarily...
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