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The Bear’s Den, July 3, 2021

Here’s hoping Bears fans in these United States can celebrate safely, and those in other countries can laugh at us who don’t. Please take care to remember the dogs who don’t understand the noises, and God Bless America.

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Moreano: 5 Position Battles to Watch at Chicago Bears Training Camp - The Chicago Audible Blog - With Bears training camp quickly approaching, here are the top position battles to pay attention to at Halas Hall.

Bears’ Madden 22 home field advantage perfect for Soldier Field - NBC Sports Chicago - It’s not the most OP feature on the Madden 22 home field advantage list, but it fits Chicago perfectly.

Bears in the 21st Century: Which Team Was Best? (Pt. 1) - On Tap Sports Net - This series a historical look at Chicago Bears teams of the last 20 years, and how they stack up head-to-head.

Forging an ID is first order of Bears training camp business - Sports Illustrated Chicago Bears - The late Dennis Green once said he knew who the Bears were but figuring out the identity of the team now might be more difficult with camp approaching because even they can’t be sure who they are.

Where Justin Fields ranks in Rookie of the Year odds going into July - 247 Sports - Where does Justin Fields rank among other NFL players for the Offensive Rookie of the Year award? We take a look ahead of Chicago Bears training camp.

Chicago Bears 2021 Bounce back Candidate: WR Anthony Miller - 247 Sports - Will Chicago Bears wide receiver Anthony Miller have a bounce back season? We take a look at what is a big year four for the former Memphis standout.

Report: Bears can affordably break their Soldier Field lease in 2026 - ProFootballTalk - As the Bears explore their options for building a new stadium in the suburbs, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has said repeatedly that the team has an ironclad lease that binds them to stay at Soldier Field until 2033. But that may not be the case.

Jim O’Donnell: Talk of Arlington Park ‘Astrodome’ began more than 50 years ago - If the Bears buy Arlington Park, will they be revisiting talk of their own ‘Astrodome?’

Biggs: Eddie Goldman’s status a question for Chicago Bears - Chicago Tribune - Friday afternoon was the deadline for NFL players to opt out of the 2021 season because of COVID-19 concerns. The Chicago Bears were adamant Eddie Goldman would return for training camp, but his status remains a question until it is resolved.


The Dallas Cowboys will be featured on this season of Hard Knocks - Blogging The Boys - Get ready for some Hard Knocks.

Hard Knocks - The Dallas Cowboys - HBO Sports, NFL Films and the Dallas Cowboys are teaming up for an unfiltered all-access look at what it takes to make it in the National Football League when Hard Knocks: The Dallas Cowboys , kicks off its five-episode season this summer.


Melissa Gonzalez, wife of Lions QB David Blough, qualifies for Tokyo Olympics - Pride Of Detroit - She will represent Colombia this summer in the 400-meter hurdles.

Report: Everson Griffen “desperate” to come back to Minnesota - Daily Norseman - Should the Vikings be interested?


Obringer: Chicago Bears 2021 Schedule and Record Prediction - Windy City Gridiron - I created my first ever podcast and I decided that I’d start with doing a short rundown of the Bears upcoming schedule.

Wiltfong Jr: Ryan Pace Approval Rating - Windy City Gridiron - With the NFL Draft and the bulk of NFL free agency behind the Chicago Bears, we wanted to gauge how you guys are feeling about general manager Ryan Pace as the team readies itself for the 2021...


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