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Bear’s Den, May 31, 2023

June 1 is here, there will be more cuts including some big name players. Will the Bears be buyers in this market?

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Bill McGovern, former Bears assistant coach and UCLA defensive coordinator, dies at 60 - Chicago Sun-Times - McGovern was an assistant coach for 39 years in the college ranks and in the NFL.


Chicago Bears Podcast: What’s next for Chicago Bears GM Ryan Poles with the NFL season 100 days away? - CHGO - In this episode, the guys discuss the moves they would like to see Bears general manager Ryan Poles make with the NFL season officially 100 days away.

Bears mailbag: Sign DeAndre Hopkins? Free-agent targets at edge, OL? - NBC Sports Chicago - Will DeAndre Hopkins be a Bear? Is this it for Justin Fields? Bears Insider Josh Schrock answers pressing questions in this offseason mailbag.

Bears veterans who could be challenged by 2023 rookie class - NBC Sports Chicago - The Bears injected talent into their roster this offseason. The incoming rookie class should put some veterans on notice.

Bears predicted to pick up Justin Fields 5th-year option, per SI - NBC Sports Chicago - The 2023 NFL season will be big for Justin Fields and whether or not Ryan Poles decides to extend his time leading the Bears offense with the fifth-year option.


XFL cuts jobs, still plans to play in 2024 and beyond - ProFootballTalk - The third installment of the XFL is planning something the first two installments didn’t have: A second season.


Lawyers representing Brett Favre, Shannon Sharpe don’t seem to be getting along - ProFootballTalk - As to the defamation lawsuit filed by Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre against Hall of Fame tight end Shannon Sharpe, the lawyers don’t seem to be getting along.


Witfong: How much edge help is still out there for the Bears? - Windy City Gridiron - We look at the top edge options remaining for the Bears.

Gabriel: Can the Chicago Bears win nine games in 2023? - Windy City Gridiron - If the Bears go 9-8 in 2023, that’ll put them in playoff contention in the NFC, but how likely is it?


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