LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears receiver Byron Pringle will miss at least four games because of a calf injury after the team placed him on injured reserve on Tuesday.
Pringle left in the first quarter of Sunday's win over the Houston Texans, after catching one pass for 11 yards.
Six-time All-Pro offensive lineman Joe Thomas, shutdown cornerback Darrelle Revis and speedy pass rusher Dwight Freeney headline the list of nine first-year eligible players picked among the 129 nominees for the 2023 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
CHICAGO BEARS (6-11)
New faces: GM Ryan Poles, coach Matt Eberflus, LB Joe Thomas, CB Kyler Gordon, S Jaquan Brisker, WR Velus Jones Jr., DE Al-Quadin Muhammad, DL Justin Jones, KR/PR Byron Pringle, QB Trevor Siemian, TE Ryan Griffin, LB Matthew Adams, CB Tavon Young, FB Khari Blasingame, LB Nicholas Morrow, C Lucas Patrick, TE James O’Shaughnessy, DB Dane Cruikshank, WR David Moore, WR N’Keal Harry, G Michael Schofield, OT Riley Reiff.
CHICAGO BEARS (6-11)
CAMP SITE: Lake Forest, Ill.
LAST YEAR: Chairman George McCaskey opted to give general manager Ryan Pace and coach Matt Nagy another opportunity after the Bears finished 8-8 in the regular season for the second straight year in 2020.
39. CHICAGO BEARS (6-11)
LAST SEASON: Chairman George McCaskey opted to stick with former general manager Ryan Pace and coach Matt Nagy after the Bears went 8-8 in the regular season two years in a row.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bears signed veteran inside linebacker Joe Thomas on Tuesday.
Thomas has 16 starts over seven seasons with the Green Bay Packers (2015-17), Dallas Cowboys (2018-20), Houston Texans (2021) and Baltimore Ravens (2021).
Great Lakes Brewing Co., Joe Thomas, Jack Casino, Cleveland Eats make this week’s WTAM beer-food chat
Great Lakes Brewing Co., Joe Thomas, Jack Casino, Cleveland Eats make this week's WTAM beer-food chat
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Great Lakes Brewing Co. is in the news for a pair of special ales coming out, Jack Casino is embracing a local-foods approach, and Cleveland Eats has landed a nice mix of restaurants for its second annual fest.
Cleveland Sports Legends softball game adds Browns great Joe Thomas
AVON, Ohio – Cleveland Browns great Joe Thomas is the latest athlete to be named to play in the Cleveland Sports Legends softball game at 7:05 p.m.
Joe Thomas to be honored with 'Thanks, Joe!' - special sandwich at Akron RubberDucks games
AKRON, Ohio – The Akron RubberDucks, always a team to embrace extreme foods on its annual menu in Canal Park, will honor Joe Thomas of the Cleveland Browns with a simply, and aptly, named sandwich called "Thanks, Joe!"
The NFL's all-injury team may be better than the All-Pro team this season.
Aaron Rodgers behind center. David Johnson and Dalvin Cook in the backfield. Odell Beckham Jr., Julian Edelman and Brandon Marshall at wide receiver.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Injured Pro Bowl tackle Joe Thomas has received a $3 million raise from the Cleveland Browns.
Thomas recently had surgery for a season-ending triceps injury. A team spokesman said Saturday that the Browns had agreed to the pay bump before Thomas, a 10-time Pro Bowler, was injured and they'll stick to their plan.
It’s funny how one defeat can drastically change perspective.
Prior to last Sunday’s loss at Philadelphia, the football world was bullish on the Vikings. They were undefeated, Sam Bradford was in the MVP conversation and the defense was being compared to the ‘85 Bears and the 2000 Ravens.