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Corey Wootton

Agent: Ex-Bear Corey Wootton Signs With Vikings

Former Chicago Bears defensive tackle Corey Wootton has signed with the Minnesota Vikings, his agent tweeted Thursday.

03/20/2014

Michael Bush. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Hoge: Analyzing The Bears’ Current Depth Chart

What needs to the Bears have right now? Adam Hoge looks at the holes on the Bears’ depth chart.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014

Phil Emery. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Some Advice Phil Emery Didn’t Ask For, Part III

A step-by-step, player-by-player look at the offseason script for the Bears to follow.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2014

Alshon Jeffery.   (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 15 Rewind: ‘Alshon-Around’ Still Paying Off For Bears

On the fourth play of the Bears’ second drive Sunday, wide receiver Alshon Jeffery went in motion and took the handoff from quarterback Jay Cutler.

12/18/2013

Jordan Mills and Kyle Long. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 14 Rewind: Offensive Line Has Best Game Of Season

It may have happened against the worst defense in the NFL, but not surprisingly, the Bears graded out very well in their 45-28 win over the Dallas Cowboys Monday night.

12/11/2013

Haloti Ngata. (Credit: Rob Carr, Getty Images)

Bears Catch Break With Ngata Inactive

Pro Bowl nose tackle Haloti Ngata is inactive for the Ravens, no doubt a break for the Bears on a day where running the football will be important.

11/17/2013

Shea McClellin.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: McClellin Making Major Improvements

Shea McClellin is the leading tackler, top sacker, and tops in disruptive plays through the first half of the season on the defensive line.

670 The Score–11/07/2013

Quarterback Josh McCown #12 of the Chicago Bears is hit by linebacker Perry Riley #56 of the Washington Redskins in the second quarter at FedExField on October 20, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Battered Bears Come Up Short

The bye week couldn’t arrive a better time for a battered Bears team.

670 The Score–10/20/2013

Corey Wootton. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Defensive Line Striving For ‘Continuity’ And ‘Trust’

No matter who you talk to on the defensive side of the football — from coaches to players — you hear the same two words in regards to the struggles of the Bears’ defensive line.

670 The Score–10/17/2013

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Tweetbag: Which Pending Free Agents Are Earning A Spot For Next Year?

Adam Hoge has a loaded Tweetbag to get you through the Bears’ off day.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2013

Corey Wootton. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 6 Rewind: Wootton Showing Potential Inside

There’s no getting around the fact that the Bears’ defensive line has underwhelmed this season.

670 The Score–10/14/2013

The Bears defense puts pressure on Ben Roethlisberger. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 3 Rewind: Defensive Line Shows Improvement

It wasn’t exactly how the Bears usually do it, but they finally got pressure on the QB.

670 The Score–09/24/2013

Earl Bennett.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Is Bennett’s Future In Doubt?

As expected, wide receiver Earl Bennett will play Sunday in the season opener against the Bengals, but now the question might be: how much will he play for the Bears this season?

670 The Score–09/06/2013

Bears offensive line. (Credit: Brian Gertsch, CBS.)

Durkin’s Notes: Focus Remains On The Offensive Line

Here are some of my observations and impressions from the second-to-last practice in Bourbonnais.

670 The Score–08/13/2013

Kyle Long and Jordan Mills. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Rookie Mills Gets A Lesson From Wootton

Marc Trestman saw a “vicious” battle in Monday’s practice.

CBS Chicago–08/12/2013

Corey Wootton. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wootton Has MRI After Leaving Practice With Hip Injury

Corey Wootton’s impressive training camp hit a speed bump Thursday when he left practice with a hip injury.

08/01/2013

Cornelius Washington. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Durkin: Rookie Spotlight – Cornelius Washington

In a passing league, a defense can never have too many pass rushers.

670 The Score–07/31/2013

Julius Peppers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears Roster Review – Defense

This is the second in a two-part series, taking a look at the Bears defensive roster by position group.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2013

Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery celebrate a second quarter touchdown. (Credit: Getty)

Bears Beat Arizona 28-13, Keep Playoff Hopes Alive

Chicago’s defense scored two touchdowns and the Bears beat the Arizona Cardinals 28-13.

12/23/2012

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Grades: High Marks As Confidence Carries Into Bye Week

Looking back on it, a 4-1 record going into the bye week really was the best-case scenario for the Chicago Bears.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2012

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