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55 Lance Briggs OLB

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June 1, 2015 02:19 PM
Report: 49ers still interested in signing LB Lance Briggs
by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com

The 49ers still have an interest in bringing in linebacker Lance Briggs, according to CSN Bay Area.

Briggs, who visited with the team in March, is an unrestricted free agent after spending the first 12 seasons of his career with the Bears. Briggs has played just 17 games in the last two seasons with multiple injuries.

June 1, 2015 03:15 PM
LB Lance Briggs to visit with 49ers on Monday
by Ted Leshinski | CBSSports.com

Free-agent linebacker Lance Briggs said he will meet with the 49ers on Monday, reports ESPN.com.

Briggs, a seven-time Pro Bowler, has played all 12 of his NFL seasons with the Bears.

Briggs appeared in just 17 games during the last two seasons due to various injuries.

The 49ers are looking to replace linebacker Chris Borland, who recently announced his retirement.

June 1, 2015 03:23 PM
Report: 49ers interested in linebacker Lance Briggs
by Sean D'Oliveira | CBS Sports Staff

The 49ers have discussed signing free-agent linebacker Lance Briggs, a source told The Sacramento Bee.

The 49ers are looking to replace linebacker Chris Borland, who recently announced his retirement. Briggs is a 12-year veteran, but has only appeared in 17 games during the last two seasons due to various injuries.

June 1, 2015 03:48 PM
Report: Bears will not bring Lance Briggs back in 2015
by Sean D'Oliveira | CBS Sports Staff

The Bears are not planning on re-signing linebacker Lance Briggs, sources told CSNChicago.

Briggs has spent his entire 12-year career with the Bears. He'll become a free agent March 10. In eight games during the 2014 season, Briggs totaled 34 tackles and one interception.

June 1, 2015 04:08 PM
Fox gives no indication if Bears will re-sign Briggs, Tillman
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Bears coach John Fox said Wednesday linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Charles Tillman have "been great" for the franchise, per ESPN. However, Fox gave no indication if either player will be re-signed.

Briggs has spent his entire 12-year NFL career with the Bears. He has been to seven Pro Bowls and made the All-Pro team in 2005.

Tillman has also spent his entire 12-year career with Chicago. He has made two Pro Bowls and made the All-Pro team in 2012.

June 2, 2015 05:02 AM
Bears LB Lance Briggs planning to play in 2015
by Larry Hartstein |

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs, who's on IR with a groin injury, will be a free agent after the season and is not expected to re-sign with Chicago, reports the Chicago Tribune. But the 34-year-old plans to play a 13th season.

"I'm going to prepare this offseason as if I'm going to play," the seven-time Pro Bowler told the paper. "But the right call has to happen, the right situation has to be there. And if it is, I'll play. If not, then I'll hang it up."

June 2, 2015 05:08 AM
Bears LB Lance Briggs lands on season-ending IR list
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs may have played his last game in Chicago.

According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, the Bears have placed him on the season-ending injured reserve list with a groin injury.

His season ends with one interception and one forced fumble, along with 35 combined tackles in eight games played. The 34-year-old will become a free agent at the end of the season.

June 2, 2015 05:10 AM
Lance Briggs headlines Bears inactives Week 13
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Bears cornerback Terrance Mitchell, linebacker Darryl Sharpton, linebacker Lance Briggs, offensive lineman Eben Britton, defensive lineman Trevor Scott, wide receiver Chris Williams and defensive lineman Jeremiah Ratliff were all ruled inactive Week 13 at Detroit.

June 2, 2015 05:10 AM
Bears list Week 13 injury report
by Chris Cwik |

The Bears have listed their Week 13 injury report prior to Thursday's game.

Wideout Brandon Marshall has been listed as probable with an ankle injury. He's been limited in practice throughout the week, but should play. Eben Britton, Jordan Mills and Brock Vereen were also listed as probable.

First-round pick Kyle Fuller will come into the contest as a game-time decision. He's questionable due to a knee injury. Both Jeremiah Ratliff and Trevor Scott will be listed as doubtful.

Lance Briggs, Darryl Sharpton, Chris Williams and Brian De La Puente have already been ruled out. 

June 2, 2015 05:11 AM
Bears LB Lance Briggs might be out 'a few weeks' due to injury
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs said Tuesday night during a television interview the groin injury he suffered Week 12 against the Bucs could sideline him for "maybe a few weeks," per The Chicago Tribune

Briggs' comment contradicts coach Marc Trestman's statement Tuesday that Briggs is considered a game-time decision for Thursday's contest against the Lions.

Briggs said he was injured Sunday while trying to jam Bucs wide receiver Mike Evans on a short passing route.

"I think I somehow got locked in on him," Briggs said. "I got twerked a little bit and pulled out. It kind of felt like I did the splits. When I fell and tried to get up, I knew something was wrong."

June 2, 2015 05:11 AM
Bears LB Lance Briggs, CB Kyle Fuller miss practice
by Larry Hartstein |

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs (groin) and cornerback Kyle Fuller (knee) missed practice Tuesday as the team prepared for the Thanksgiving game at Detroit. Both left the Week 12 win over Tampa Bay and did not return.

Both starters could be gametime decisions Thursday.

June 2, 2015 05:12 AM
Bears' Briggs, Fuller could be game-time decisions Week 13
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Bears coach Marc Trestman indicated Tuesday linebacker Lance Briggs (groin) and cornerback Kyle Fuller (knee) could be game-time decisions Thursday (Week 13) against the Lions.

June 2, 2015 05:13 AM
Bears provide no updates on Kyle Fuller and Lance Briggs injuries
by Sean D'Oliveira | CBS Sports Staff

Bears coach Marc Trestman did not reveal the extent of linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Kyle Fuller’s injuries Monday, reports ESPN Chicago.

Briggs injured his groin during the first half of the Week 12 game against the Bucs and did not return. Fuller sustained a knee injury against the Bucs which caused him to the leave the game and not return.

June 2, 2015 05:15 AM
Bears' Lance Briggs ruled out Week 12
by Chris Cwik |

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs has been ruled out Week 12 against the Bucs.

Briggs injured himself just before halftime, and went to the locker room early. He was evaluated at halftime, and it was determined he would not return. Briggs is dealing with a groin injury. 

June 2, 2015 05:15 AM
Bears linebacker Lance Briggs questionable to return
by Chris Cwik |

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs is questionable to return Week 12 against the Buccaneers.

Briggs injured his groin just before halftime, and went to the locker room early. The team will likely evaluate Briggs at halftime and determine whether he can come back. 

June 2, 2015 05:32 AM
Five probables active for Bears in Week 10
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

All five players listed as probable on the Bears' final injury report for Week 10 are active for Sunday night's game against the Packers, including linebackers Jonathan Bostic (back) and Lance Briggs (ribs), cornerback Kyle Fuller (hip, hand), safety Danny McCray (knee) and offensive tackle Jordan Mills (foot).

June 2, 2015 05:35 AM
Bears list nine players for Week 10 injury report
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

The Bears have listed nine players on its final injury report leading up to Week 10 against the Packers. Eben Britton (illness), Darryl Sharpton (hamstring) and Matt Slauson (out) were all ruled out for Sunday.

Martellus Bennett (ribs) is the only player questionable on the list, but already told reporters he'll "probably" play.

Meanwhile, Jonathan Bostic (back), Lance Briggs (ribs), Kyle Fuller (hip, hand), Danny McCray (knee) and Jordan Mills (foot) were all deemed probable.

June 2, 2015 05:51 AM
Bears list inactives for Week 8
by Chris Cwik |

The Bears have listed LB Lance Briggs, LB Jon Bostic, OL Jordan Mills, S Danny McCray, CB Terrance Mitchell, DB Ahmad Dixon and OL Charles Leno, Jr. as inactive Week 8 against the Patriots. 

The Bears will be without a couple notable defensive players. Both Briggs and Bostic will need more time to recover, leaving the team thin at linebacker. Jordan Mills will also miss the contest, hurting the offensive line. 

June 2, 2015 05:53 AM
Bears LBs Jon Bostic, Lance Briggs doubtful for Sunday
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

Bears linebackers Jon Bostic (back) and Lance Briggs (ribs) have been deemed doubtful for the Sunday game at New England.

Both have been sidelined the last two games.

June 2, 2015 06:00 AM
Bears reveal inactives for Miami game
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

The following players were ruled active for the Bears at home against Miami in Week 7:  Lance Briggs, Jon Bostic, Chris Conte, Terrance Mitchell, Ahmad Dixon, Charles Leno and Trevor Scott.

Schedule
WeekDateOpp.TDSacksIntFF
19/7/14BUF0000
29/14/14SF0000
39/22/14NYJ0000
49/28/14GB0000
510/5/14CAR0010
610/12/14ATL0000
710/19/14MIA0000
810/26/14NE0000
1011/9/14GB0001
1111/16/14MIN0000
1211/23/14TB0000
1311/27/14DET0000
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
39/23/19@ WAS8:15 pm
49/29/19MIN4:25 pm
510/6/19@ OAK1:00 pm
Bye: Week 6
710/20/19NO4:25 pm
810/27/19LAC1:00 pm
911/3/19@ PHI1:00 pm
1011/10/19DET1:00 pm
1111/17/19@ LAR8:20 pm
1211/24/19NYG1:00 pm
1311/28/19@ DET12:30 pm
1412/5/19DAL8:20 pm
1512/15/19@ GB1:00 pm
1612/22/19KC8:20 pm
1712/29/19@ MIN1:00 pm
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2003Chicago Bears167865.013014545.04514
2004Chicago Bears16126102.0240.513838.038110
2005Chicago Bears1610783.024223015.020111
2006Chicago Bears16134113.02112189.018010
2007Chicago Bears1410283.0192000.0003
2008Chicago Bears1611090.0200.53124.09010
2009Chicago Bears1511893.0252.5100.0005
2010Chicago Bears158976.0132210.5107
2011Chicago Bears1610586.0190100.0004
2012Chicago Bears1610374.0291.5211055.074211
2013Chicago Bears97151.0203000.0006
2014Chicago Bears83424.0100122.0203
TOTAL1731177940.0237151625616.074584
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2003Chicago Bears1600000000
2004Chicago Bears16000001100
2005Chicago Bears1600302020
2006Chicago Bears1600401010
2007Chicago Bears1400201010
2008Chicago Bears16001022121
2009Chicago Bears1500000000
2010Chicago Bears1500201010
2011Chicago Bears1600200000
2012Chicago Bears1600200000
2013Chicago Bears900200000
2014Chicago Bears800100000
TOTAL1730019073271
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/244
Birthdate:
11/12/1980
Age:
39
Hometown:
Los Angeles Co., CA, USA
School:
Arizona
NFL Experience:
13
Awards: