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The Bear’s Den: Monday, June 12, 2017

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Trubisky, Fangio & White lead the weekend’s Chicago Bears headlines

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BEAR DOWN, CHICAGO BEARS, BEAR DOWN!!!!

BEARRRSSSS

Campbell: Vic Fangio faces challenges, opportunity in final year of Bears contract - Chicago Tribune - Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio still faces lack of talent, but opportunities are there to make his mark in final year of his Bears contract

Bears' Mitchell Trubisky knew he'd be an NFL quarterback in first grade - CSN Chicago - Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky knew from an early age that he'd be an NFL quarterback. Here's his story.

Eurich: Bears rookies tour Chicago over the weekend - 247sports - Mitchell Trubisky and the Chicago Bears rookie crew were busy soaking in the city on Saturday.

Johnson; Mike Glennon - Great Plan, Poor Execution - Cover32 - I loved Jay Cutler. I know it’s not the most common sentiment but I think he did about as much as he could with what he was given and took all the hate and criticism, most of it undue, with a lot of grace. The Bears had to address the future. It was time for Jay Cutler to leave the Bears and for them to find a long-term option to build around.

Inside the Huddle: Bears OLBs are a proud bunch out for redemption - Chicago Sun-Times - As the Bears’ new outside linebackers coach, Brandon Staley was told that he was inheriting a boisterous group full of different personalities.

Video: Mitch Trubisky hang cleans 352 pounds - 247sports - Mitchell Trubisky proved he knows his way around a weight room.

Eurich: Four former Pro Bowl Bears were at Halas Hall on Friday - 247sports - Brian Urlacher was among four former Pro Bowlers who were at Halas Hall on Friday.

Monk: The Kevin White Conundrum - Cover32 - It was but two seasons ago that the Chicago Bears had believably nabbed their next great wide receiver in the 2015 draft. An All-American receiver from West Virginia simply fell right into their laps at the seventh overall pick. The Bears’ generally middling offense might have had finally found that final piece that puts them over the top into the conversations of the elite

POLISH SAUSAGE

Smith: Vikings warn fans Super Bowl ticket prices will be a “shock” - ProFootballTalk - The Super Bowl will be in the Vikings' stadium in February, but not many Vikings fans will be there. The NFL doesn't price tickets with ordinary fans in mind, and supply and demand dictates a price point beyond the means of most people -- even most people with enough disposable income that...

KNOW THY ENEMY

Reisman: Taylor Decker has a torn labrum, out 4-6 months - Pride Of Detroit - The Lions left tackle may not be back until December.

Krigare: Vikings defense 17th?! A discussion with Pro Football Focus - Daily Norseman - Discussing Pro Football Focus’ rating of the Minnesota Vikings defense.

Reisman: Kyle Van Noy gets his Super Bowl ring, throws shade at Lions - Pride Of Detroit - The former Detroit Lions draft pick is still a little salty over being traded last year.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT ON WINDY CITY GRIDIRON

Sunderbruch: 30 Day Challenge - Historical Bear Player to Place on the Current Roster - Windy City Gridiron - Every day in the month of June we'll ask a different Chicago Bears related question to our readers. Make sure you guys participate the entire month so we can all get to know the WCG community a...

Link: Bears roster breakdown, 90-in-90 - Freddie Stevenson - Windy City Gridiron - The next part of this Bears roster series has us taking a look at the undrafted free agent fullback in Stevenson.

Infante: Ranking all 20 of Phil Emery’s draft picks - Windy City Gridiron - Phil Emery had his fair share of bad picks during his tenure as the Chicago Bears’ general manager. Which ones were the worst?

Mitchell: Choosing The Right Time To Buy A Bears Jersey - Windy City Gridiron - Authentic NFL Jerseys are expensive, and getting stuck with the jersey of a player that busts stinks!

Silverstein: 30 Day Challenge - All-Time Favorite Bears Special Teamer - Windy City Gridiron - Every day in the month of June we'll ask a different Chicago Bears related question to our readers. Make sure you guys participate the entire month so we can all get to know the WCG community a...

Luck: Bears roster breakdown, 90-in-90 - Titus Davis - Windy City Gridiron - The next part of this Bears roster series has us taking a look at the undrafted free agent wide receiver Titus Davis.

Curl: To separate from the chaff, Wheaton will have to build on his deep threat ability - Windy City Gridiron - This look into Markus Wheaton’s statistics takes us on a tour through YAC, average depth of catch, and Football Outsiders’ DVOA/DYAR metrics

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