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Lions claim safety Chris Harris off waivers

The Lions claimed veteran safety Chris Harris off waivers, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports. Harris was waived by the Bears on Thursday. A second-team All-Pro selection in 2010, Harris is in the final year of his contract and the Lions are on the hook for the remaining $644,118 in base salary this season. The Lions lost […]

Bears release veteran safety Chris Harris

The Bears have released safety Chris Harris, Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune reports. Recently benched upon his return from a hamstring injury, Harris had requested a trade. When one was not made, Harris was inactive for the team’s Week 6 win over the Vikings before injuries put him back in the starting lineup for […]

Bears WR Bennett status vs. Buccaneers: a lot “closer” to playing

The biggest question for the Bears heading into Sunday’s affair with the NFC South-leading Bucs: will wide receiver Earl Bennett return? Head coach Lovie Smith has upgraded Bennett’s status (torso) to being a lot “closer” to playing this weekend, despite a report saying the Vanderbilt alum will likely be held out for Week seven’s matchup […]

Source: Bears WR Bennett out Sunday vs. Buccaneers; Hester expected to play

Despite fully practicing again on Thursday, Bears wide receiver Earl Bennett will not play against the Buccaneers on Sunday in London, according to a league source. As for fellow wideout Devin Hester, he is expected to play against Tampa after suffering a minor chest injury during the Week six thrashing of the Vikings. The Windy […]

Agent: Bears safety Chris Harris granted permission to seek trade

From getting hurt, to playing woefully hurt, now to being a surprise inactive – the second go-around for Bears safety Chris Harris is all but over. According to Harris’ agent Albert Elias the Bears have given the unhappy defensive back permission to explore a deal. “(Bears general manager) Jerry Angelo and I just got off […]

Vikings at Bears Week Six Inactives

Minnesota: T DeMarcus Love, C/G Brandon Fusco, DE D’Aundre Reed, LB Xavier Adibi, CB Antoine Winfield, CB Brandon Burton, S Mistral Raymond
Chicago: QB Nathan Enderle, WR Earl Bennett, T Gabe Carimi, DT Matt Toeaina, DE Nick Reed, DE Corey Wootto…

Bears set to start Wright, Conte at safety vs. Vikings

The Week five starting safety tandem of Chris Harris and Brandon Meriweather will be axed for a combination of young bloods: second-year man Major Wright and rookie Chris Conte. Harris confirmed Thursday that both Wright and Conte will start against the Vikings on Sunday night at Soldier Field. “It is what it is,” the injured […]

Monday Night Football Preview: Bears at Lions

Tossed to and fro, from pushing Atlanta aside, to being pushed aside by New Orleans and Green Bay, the Bears season so far has changed many directions.  At its highest peak, the team’s fortunes were most northern after an impressive Week 1 domination of the Falcons, to the most southern point after falling to the […]