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Windy City Gridiron Jan 10, 2021
Bears vs Saints Inactives: Chicago down 4 starters as Johnson is an unexpected scratch

Bears vs Saints Inactives: Chicago down 4 starters as Johnson is an unexpected scratch

Photo by Amy Lemus/NurPhoto via Here’s the inactive list in advance of Bears-Saints. The Chicago Bears and New Orleans Saints have announced their inactive players in advance of today’s Super Wild Card Weekend Playoff game. CHICAGO INACTIVES: ILB - Roquan Smith CB - Jaylon Johnson NB - Buster Skrine WR - Darnell Mooney OL - Lachavious Simmons DT - Daniel McCullers OLB - Trevis Gipson Johnson being out was unexpected... It looks like all those Riley Ridley fans will get their wish and the 2nd year pro will get some snaps. NEW ORLEANS INACTIVES: CB - Ken Crawley OL...
Windy City Gridiron Jan 9, 2021
Bears Injury Update: Smith and Mooney downgraded to out, Christian and Te’o called up

Bears Injury Update: Smith and Mooney downgraded to out, Christian and Te’o called up

Photo by Sam Greenwood/ Here’s all the latest on the Bears vs Saints... The Chicago Bears have updated their injury report for tomorrow’s wild card playoff game with the New Orleans Saints by downgrading inside linebacker Roquan Smith and wide receiver Darnell Mooney from questionable to out. The Bears have also activated defensive back Marqui Christian and inside linebacker Manti Te’o from their practice squad. Smith and Mooney will now join nickelback Buster Skrine on the sideline for Sunday’s game. Cornerback Jaylon Johnson (shoulder) and linebacker Josh...
Chicago Tribune Jan 8, 2021
Chicago Bears list Roquan Smith, Darnell Mooney and Jaylon Johnson as questionable for Sunday’s playoff game; New Orleans Saints rule out Trey Hendrickson

Chicago Bears list Roquan Smith, Darnell Mooney and Jaylon Johnson as questionable for Sunday’s playoff game; New Orleans Saints rule out Trey Hendrickson

The Chicago Bears listed inside linebacker Roquan Smith, wide receiver Darnell Mooney and cornerback Jaylon Johnson as questionable to play in Sunday’s playoff game against the New Orleans Saints. Nickel cornerback Buster Skrine will miss his fifth straight game because of a concussion.
Windy City Gridiron Jan 7, 2021
The Bear’s Den, January 7, 2021

The Bear’s Den, January 7, 2021

Walter Payton Breaking Jim Brown’s Record Not all injury news in Chicago is bad... but a whole lot of it sure is THE DAILY SPONGIE SPECIAL BEARRRSSSS Chicago Bears Shrug Off Heavy Underdog Status - Sports Illustrated - As a seventh-seeded team against the second-seeded New Orleans Saints, the Chicago Bears know they’ll get little respect outside of their own locker room and say they really don’t care. It’s a Rough Time for Chicago Bears to Rely on Inexperience - Sports Illustrated - The loss at a critical time of Jaylon Johnson, Buster Skrine and now possibly...
Windy City Gridiron Jan 3, 2021
Bears vs Packers Inactives: Chicago shorthanded again

Bears vs Packers Inactives: Chicago shorthanded again

Photo by Amy Lemus/NurPhoto via Here’s the full list of inactive players for the Bears and Packers, and once they kickoff we’ll flip this to today’s WCG Open Thread. The Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers have announced their inactive players for today’s game. CHICAGO INACTIVES: CB - Jaylon Johnson NB - Buster Skrine S - Deon Bush OL - Lachavious Simmons DT - Daniel McCullers WR - Riley Ridley The Bears will have their hands full in the secondary as rookie Kindle Vildor and second year pro Duke Shelley again will start for Johnson and Skrine. GREEN BAY...
Windy City Gridiron Jan 1, 2021
Bears vs Packers Injury Report: Johnson and Skrine ruled out for Chicago

Bears vs Packers Injury Report: Johnson and Skrine ruled out for Chicago

Appleton Post-Crescent-USA TODAY NETWORK Here’s the final and full injury report for the Bears and Packers before they face off this Sunday. Huge game this Sunday for both the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers, as the Bears are looking for a win to punch their ticket to the postseason, while Green Bay needs a win to ensure the number one seed, and the bye that goes with it, in the NFC. Neither team will be full strength, with the Bears already ruling corner Jaylon Johnson and nickel Buster Skrine both out. They also have five questionable players; safeties Deon...
Bear Goggles On Dec 29, 2020

Communication errors continue in inexperienced Chicago Bears secondary

The Chicago Bears two young cornerbacks have been struggling with passing off routes With Jaylon Johnson and Buster Skrine out, the Chicago Bears have had to lean on their depth with Duke Shelley and Kindle Vildor. The two are seeing their first playing time for the first time at the same time, so you would […] Communication errors continue in inexperienced Chicago Bears secondary - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community
Chicago Tribune Dec 29, 2020
3 observations from rewatching the Chicago Bears’ Week 16 win, including the cornerback situation with Aaron Rodgers coming to town and major improvement in the red zone

3 observations from rewatching the Chicago Bears’ Week 16 win, including the cornerback situation with Aaron Rodgers coming to town and major improvement in the red zone

The Chicago Bears really need cornerback Jaylon Johnson back against the Green Bay Packers because no one else in the secondary is consistently making plays on the ball. Getting Buster Skrine back would be a plus too.
Windy City Gridiron Dec 27, 2020
Bears vs Jaguars Inactives: Chicago down 2 starters

Bears vs Jaguars Inactives: Chicago down 2 starters

Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/ Here’s the full list of inactive players for the Chicago Bears and the Jacksonville Jaguars CHICAGO INACTIVES: NB - Buster Skrine CB - Jaylon Johnson TE - Demetrius Harris OL - Lachavious Simmons DT - Daniel McCullers WR - Riley Ridley The Bears will again start Duke Shelley and Kindle Vildor in their secondary at corner and nickel for Johnson and Skrine. JACKSONVILLE INACTIVES: RB - James Robinson WR - Collin Johnson CB - Sidney Jones IV CB - Luq Barcoo TE - Tyler Davis QB - Jake Luton DL - Caraun Reid LB Quincy Williams Bears vs...
Windy City Gridiron Dec 26, 2020
Bears vs Jaguars Roster and Injury Updates

Bears vs Jaguars Roster and Injury Updates

Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY Sports There were several changes announced by the Chicago Bears and Jacksonville Jaguars on Saturday. On the injury front the Bears announced that tight end Demetrius Harris has been downgraded to out. He’ll now join corners Jaylon Johnson and Buster Skrine on the inactive list for tomorrow’s game. Check out the full injury report here. The Bears have also activated defensive back Xavier Crawford for the game from the practice squad. Crawford was activated last week as well and he had a tackle in 10 special teams snaps. The Jaguars...
Bear Goggles On Dec 26, 2020

Chicago Bears: Shoulder injury to Jaylon Johnson should be concerning

Jaylon Johnson will once again not suit up for the Chicago Bears on Sunday The Chicago Bears will be playing in a must-win game without Jaylon Johnson tomorrow. The Bears face off against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Jaguars are in a must-lose game if they want to stay on pace for Trevor Lawrence. The problem […] Chicago Bears: Shoulder injury to Jaylon Johnson should be concerning - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community
Windy City Gridiron Dec 26, 2020
The Bear’s Den, December 26, 2020

The Bear’s Den, December 26, 2020

Chicago Bears Adrian Patterson jumps over teammate Josh Beekman as be breaks by Jacksonville Jaguars Daryl Smith at Soldier Field in Chicago | Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via It’s off on the road to Jacksonville for a critically important game for both teams as people fight for their jobs THE DAILY SPONGIE SPECIAL BEARRRSSSS Bears CBs Jaylon Johnson, Buster Skrine out again vs. Jaguars - Chicago Sun-Times - Duke Shelley and rookie Kindle Vildor are expected to fill their roles as they did against the Vikings. Khalil Mack, Akiem...
Windy City Gridiron Dec 25, 2020
Brandt places Jaylon Johnson on his NFL All-Rookie team

Brandt places Jaylon Johnson on his NFL All-Rookie team

Photo by Wesley Hitt/ Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Pace hasn’t had the best few months from a PR stand point. Both the fans and the media have overanalyzed his roster construction and the Bears recent six game slide has his job status in jeopardy. But the Bears have bounced back with two wins in a row, which has them back in the playoff conversation, and this week Pace’s first two picks in the 2020 draft have received some NFL.com accolades. A couple days ago we brought you the news that tight end Cole Kmet made David Carr’s All-Rookie Offensive Team, and...
Windy City Gridiron Dec 25, 2020
Bears vs Jaguars Injury Report: Jaylon Johnson and Buster Skrine out

Bears vs Jaguars Injury Report: Jaylon Johnson and Buster Skrine out

Photo by Dylan Buell/ Here’s the full injury report for the Bears and Jags in advance of their game on Sunday. The Chicago Bears have already ruled out two-fifth if its starting secondary with cornerback Jaylon Johnson and nickelback Buster Skrine set to miss Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Tight end Demetrius Harris (foot) is the lone Chicago player listed as doubtful, while there are eight Bears listed as questionable. The questionable Bears are safety Deon Bush (foot), defensive lineman Akiem Hicks (ankle), running back/receiver/kick returner...

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