Posts Tagged ‘Chicago Bears’

Ravens sign K Fry

Sunday, August 25th, 2019

The Baltimore Ravens signed kicker Elliott Fry, the team announced Sunday. Fry joins the Ravens just one week after he was waived by the Chicago Bears. The 24-year-old Fry made 1 of 2 field-goal attempts while competing against Eddy Pineiro for the Bears' kicking job.

Luck announces retirement: Injuries have taken my joy of NFL away

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Andrew Luck said injuries took his enjoyment of NFL away after the Indianapolis Colts quarterback announced his shock retirement. Colts star Luck confirmed his decision to quit the sport on Saturday following reports of the 29-year-old's imminent announcement emerged on social media. Luck – a four-time Pro Bowl player – was set to make his retirement official on Sunday, however the former number one pick fronted the media after the Colts' 27-17 preseason loss to the Chicago Bears.

Luck announces retirement following Colts loss to Bears

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Andrew Luck watched one last game from the sideline Saturday. The Indianapolis Colts quarterback heard boos as he walked away from the field, then walked to the podium and made the surprise decision official. It's been four years of this pain, rehab cycle,'' Luck said.

Andrew Luck joins Jim Brown, Barry Sanders among NFL’s most stunning retirements

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

There aren't too many NFL news stories that stun everyone out of the blue. Andrew Luck's retirement is one of them. Late Saturday evening, with preseason games going on around the NFL — and Luck standing on the sideline during the Indianapolis Colts' game vs. the Chicago Bears — ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that Luck had informed the team he was going to retire at age 29.

Bears 27, Colts 17: Immediate reactions from the Bears win over Indianapolis

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Despite the bombshell Andrew Luck news, the Bears and Colts did in fact finish their game on Saturday night.  Preseason scores obviously aren't all that important, something Matt Nagy made abundantly clear when he decided to not play any of the starters in what's traditionally the season's dress rehearsal. For the time being, Bears fans will have to get their fix through Eddy Pineiro field goal attempts and inside linebacker rotations.

Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires aged 29 in all-time NFL shocker

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Andrew Luck, the four-time Pro Bowl quarterback and Indianapolis Colts' franchise player whose career became dogged by injuries in recent years, has announced he is retiring from professional football aged 29. ESPN was first to report Luck's stunning decision on Saturday night as the Colts hosted the Chicago Bears in a preseason contest at Lucas Oil Stadium, saying the signal-caller was “mentally worn down” and had already spoken with Colts owner Jim Irsay. After the game, Luck made it official in an emotional press conference.

Can’t-Miss Play: Bears flip momentum with strip-sack touchdown

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Chicago Bears linebacker James Vaughters strip sacks Indianapolis Colts quarterback Phillip Walker then Chicago Bears linebacker Joel Iyiegbuniwe returns the fumble for a touchdown.

Watch Deon Bush rip the ball out of Hale Hentges’ hands and score a 91-yard touchdown

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Maybe the Great Bears Turnover Regression isn't coming after all? One of the more impressive aspects of the Bears' preseason has been the defense's ability to continue creating turnovers, even without any minutes from the starters. This week's red zone turnover comes ala Deon Bush, who knocked the ball out of Hale Hentges' hands and took it 91 yards to the house: Play to the whistle fellas!

Can’t-Miss Play: Bears DB jukes out Chad Kelly on WILD 91-yard pick-six

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Chicago Bears defensive back Deon Bush returns an interception off of Indianapolis Colts quarterback Chad Kelly 91 yards for a touchdown.

WATCH: Nick Kwiatkoski bolsters his case for backup ILB spot with nice sack

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

The Bears' are still aren't sure who their backup inside linebackers are, and it's one of the positions Matt Nagy has his eye on tonight. Cue Nick Kwiatkoski, who's had an up-and-down preseason so far. Midway through the 1st quarter, Chuck Pagano sent him on a blitz: It's a nice move from the fourth-year pro, who is battling with Joel Iyiegbuniwe, Josh Woods, and Kevin Pierre-Louis for the backup role.