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boogie

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1290 on: November 01, 2017, 01:59:09 pm »
I'm not saying it is the case with Fuller, but some players do turn it up a notch when they are in a contract year, which now Fuller is in.  Just saying...

Grizzlybear34

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1291 on: November 01, 2017, 02:30:26 pm »
Then they can sue the league for making them take foreign substances

Player option.  I wasn't saying that the league should encourage it, what I meant was that during a significant injury a player can take PEDs to recover, if they choose to do so.  Perhaps a minimum time out of 8 weeks, just throwing stuff on the wall, but the product will then be tested for and you can not play until it is out of your blood.

dallasbear

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1292 on: November 01, 2017, 03:53:38 pm »

I'm not saying it is the case with Fuller, but some players do turn it up a notch when they are in a contract year, which now Fuller is in.  Just saying...

That's life in NFL free agency.  Bears know Fuller - this is the 3rd year he's been with Fox/Fangio.

That's probably why Pace likes to "rent" players for only a year rather than signing incoming free agents to multi year deals.

chifaninva

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1293 on: November 04, 2017, 11:53:35 am »
Jeffery wasn't interested in remaining a Bear. I don't think he ever got over the Bears cutting Marshall. Looks like Jeffery is playing decently with the Eagles. $14 mil worth? I dunno..


boogie

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1295 on: November 11, 2017, 12:37:45 pm »
Bears are releasing WR Tanner Gentry today per source. They hope to bring him back Monday.

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chifaninva

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1297 on: November 23, 2017, 06:08:05 am »
He talks about second throw, that could also be on the receiver. Trubisky has had little help from the receivers. I think he's (Trubisky) looked good..

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1298 on: November 23, 2017, 06:25:06 am »
 I'm for bringing back Alshon if he stays healthy this year with the Eagles. I'd also like to take a swipe at DeVante Adams of GB. Happy Thanksgiving to all on this board!

davebear

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1299 on: November 23, 2017, 11:54:33 am »
I think Jeffrey made it clear he doesn't want to be a bear.
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WshflThinking

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1300 on: November 23, 2017, 12:50:12 pm »
He did

Dave23

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1301 on: November 23, 2017, 01:43:58 pm »
Was it a Bears thing, or was it a shitty QB thing?

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1302 on: November 23, 2017, 07:52:51 pm »
Probably a combination thing.

dallasbear

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1303 on: November 23, 2017, 10:24:51 pm »

It was also a money thing.   Bears could have tagged his a$$.

But you see if a Bears player has a year of injuries even though he's been healthy most of the rest of his career - they hold it against him.

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Re: 2017 Chicago Bears
« Reply #1304 on: November 23, 2017, 10:37:31 pm »

Matthew Stafford is something else.  But did you know his rookie season where he played 10 games and completed 53% of his passes?  Threw for 13 TDs in those 10 games along with 20 picks.   Rating 61.
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