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The Bear’s Den, May 30, 2020

The Bears family lost a great player and person with the passing of Rosey Taylor plus the news of the day.

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A fan plays catch with Javon Wims #83 of the Chicago Bears prior to a game against the Los Angeles Chargers at Soldier Field on October 27, 2019 in Chicago as Bearman Don Wachter watches on.
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This one’s a bit different!



Bears G.M. Ryan Pace addresses efforts to turn the page on difficult 2019 - ProFootballTalk - The Bears outperformed expectations in 2018. In 2019, they underperformed.

Darnell Mooney says he’s an ‘all-around’ receiver Bears fans ‘would dream of’ - NBC Sports Chicago - The rookie WR went on Bears All Access to chat about his offseason.

Chalk Talk: Top three Chicago Bears linebacking corps - - The Official Website of the Chicago Bears - The charter franchise of the National Football League

Matt Nagy’s Mistakes and How He Avoids a Repeat - - Matt Nagy made mistakes and admits it. Nagy committed the errors of a second-year coach last year, some of which he probably got away with in his first year because the team went on a roll.

Potential Training Camp Surprises on Bears Roster - - For three years, tight end Darren Waller toiled in total obscurity. Waller played in 22 games, made four starts and 18 receptions while with Baltimore and the Raiders. Now he’s a star after a 90-catch season for Jon Gruden.There are players out there, plenty of these secret stars waiting to happen.


Former Chicago Bears safety Roosevelt ‘Rosey’ Taylor passes away at age of 82 - - Roosevelt “Rosey” Taylor, a two-time Pro Bowl safety with the Bears in the 1960s and a key starter on the 1963 NFL championship team, passed away Friday at the age of 82.

Former Chicago Bears great Rosey Taylor passes away at 82 - Windy City Gridiron - Roosevelt “Rosey” Taylor, a member of the Chicago Bears 1963 Championship team, passed away on Friday at the age of 82.

Former Bears safety Roosevelt Taylor dies at 82 - Chicago Sun-Times - The Sun-Times ranked Taylor the 37th-best Bears player of all time in a 2019 story.

Former Chicago Bears safety Rosey Taylor dies at 82 - Chicago Tribune - Former Bears All-Pro safety Roosevelt “Rosey” Taylor died Friday at 82, the team announced.


Deshaun Watson upbeat about his contract outlook - ProFootballTalk - The Texans exercised the fifth-year option on Deshaun Watson‘s contract for 2021. It will pay him $17.3 million.

Melvin Gordon on playing with no fans: "We didn't have fans anyway" - ProFootballTalk - If COVID-19 forces NFL teams to play in empty stadiums, Melvin Gordon says it won’t feel much different for him.

State of the Franchise: Rams, Sean McVay must reverse 2019 slide - - Can Sean McVay return the Rams to the playoffs? Will Jared Goff and a retooled cast click? Adam Rank scopes out what's shaping up to be a big season for Los Angeles.


If you could pick one old school Bears player to add to the 2020 team... - Windy City Gridiron - This latest WCG Round Table topic is a fun one!


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