Brian Urlacher http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/50827/all en Chicago Bears - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/chicago-bears-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT</p> <p>The last time the Bears drafted a linebacker who was a converted safety -- like this year's fourth-round pick Khaseem Greene -- it turned out pretty well.</p> <p>That was in 2000, when the Bears made New Mexico's Brian Urlacher the ninth overall pick and then watched him become the leading tackler in franchise history and an eight-time Pro Bowl pick.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/chicago-bears-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Urlacher Labor National Football League San Francisco 49ers season Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 07 May 2013 15:55:37 +0000 5832796 at http://www.globalpost.com Chicago Bears - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/chicago-bears-teamreport-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT</p> <p>The last time the Bears drafted a linebacker who was a converted safety -- like this year's fourth-round pick Khaseem Greene -- it turned out pretty well.</p> <p>That was in 2000, when the Bears made New Mexico's Brian Urlacher the ninth overall pick and then watched him become the leading tackler in franchise history and an eight-time Pro Bowl pick.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/chicago-bears-teamreport-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Urlacher Labor National Football League San Francisco 49ers season Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 07 May 2013 16:06:39 +0000 5832815 at http://www.globalpost.com Chicago Bears - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/chicago-bears-teamreport-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT</p> <p>The last time the Bears drafted a linebacker who was a converted safety -- like this year's fourth-round pick Khaseem Greene -- it turned out pretty well.</p> <p>That was in 2000, when the Bears made New Mexico's Brian Urlacher the ninth overall pick and then watched him become the leading tackler in franchise history and an eight-time Pro Bowl pick.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/chicago-bears-teamreport-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Urlacher Labor National Football League San Francisco 49ers season Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 07 May 2013 16:33:13 +0000 5832875 at http://www.globalpost.com Chicago Bears - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130511/chicago-bears-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT</p> <p>The last time the Bears drafted a linebacker who was a converted safety -- as they did with this year's fourth-round pick Khaseem Greene -- it turned out pretty well.</p> <p>In 2000 the Bears made New Mexico's Brian Urlacher the ninth overall pick and then watched him become the leading tackler in franchise history and an eight-time Pro Bowl pick.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130511/chicago-bears-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Urlacher Labor National Football League Technology Thomson Reuters Sun, 12 May 2013 01:01:32 +0000 5835950 at http://www.globalpost.com Chicago Bears - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130521/chicago-bears-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT</p> <p>For the first 10 years of his NFL career, weak-side linebacker Lance Briggs lined up next to middle linebacker Brian Urlacher in the Bears' defense.</p> <p>That combination resulted in eight Pro Bowls for Urlacher, seven for Briggs and a defense that was regularly one of the best in the NFL. But Urlacher isn't around anymore, and neither is Nick Roach, the starter on the strong side for most of the past five seasons.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130521/chicago-bears-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Urlacher Labor Lance Briggs National Football League Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 22 May 2013 03:16:13 +0000 5843413 at http://www.globalpost.com Chicago Bears - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131231/chicago-bears-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT</p> <p>Missing the playoffs for the sixth time in seven years, the Chicago Bears cleaned out their lockers Monday knowing plenty of them could be leaving Halas Hall for the last time.</p> <p>With 27 unrestricted free agents and plenty of older, highly paid players among that list, it's possible the off-season will bring great change.</p> <p>Chief among the Bears' free agents is quarterback Jay Cutler, who registered an 89.2 career passer rating.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131231/chicago-bears-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Urlacher Devin Hester Human Interest National Football League Thomson Reuters Tue, 31 Dec 2013 06:47:34 +0000 6032406 at http://www.globalpost.com Chicago Bears - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140101/chicago-bears-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT</p> <p>Missing the playoffs for the sixth time in seven years, the Chicago Bears cleaned out their lockers Monday knowing plenty of them could be leaving Halas Hall for the last time.</p> <p>With 27 unrestricted free agents and plenty of older, highly paid players among that list, it's possible the offseason will bring great change.</p> <p>Chief among the Bears' free agents is quarterback Jay Cutler, who registered an 89.2 career passer rating.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140101/chicago-bears-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Urlacher Devin Hester Human Interest National Football League Thomson Reuters Wed, 01 Jan 2014 10:01:18 +0000 6033008 at http://www.globalpost.com Chicago Bears - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140102/chicago-bears-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT</p> <p>Missing the playoffs for the sixth time in seven years, the Chicago Bears cleaned out their lockers Monday knowing plenty of them could be leaving Halas Hall for the last time.</p> <p>With 27 unrestricted free agents and plenty of older, highly paid players among that list, it's possible the offseason will bring great change.</p> <p>Chief among the Bears' free agents is quarterback Jay Cutler, who registered an 89.2 career passer rating.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140102/chicago-bears-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Urlacher Devin Hester Human Interest National Football League Thomson Reuters Thu, 02 Jan 2014 10:56:51 +0000 6033613 at http://www.globalpost.com