Johnny Knox

Johnny Knox. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Report: Ex-Bear Johnny Knox Done With Football

Former Chicago Bears wide receiver Johnny Knox is done with football, according to a report in the Chicago Sun-Times.


Johnny Knox

Baffoe: The Who And What Of The Late Johnny Knox

There is little, in fact, to praise about Knox. What was he? A drone much like any other, facemasked and faceless as we belched and screamed.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2013

Johnny Knox is tended to by doctors after suffering a frightening spine injury against the Seattle Seahawks in December of 2011. He has yet to fully recover. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Terminate Johnny Knox’s Contract

After having to sit out the entire 2012 season with a serious back injury, the Bears terminated the contract of Johnny Knox Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2013

Johnny Knox. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Place Knox On PUP List, Hardin On IR; Cut 9 Others

The Chicago Bears have placed wide receiver Johnny Knox on the PUP list, placed rookie safety Brandon Hardin on the injured reserve list, and cut nine other players in their effort to get down to get to the 75-man roster limit by Monday.


Johnny Knox. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Knox To Begin Training Camp On PUP List

Knox, who underwent spinal fusion surgery during the offseason, will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list.

670 The Score–07/25/2012

Johnny Knox. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Johnny Knox Not Sure He’ll Play In 2012

A noticeably thinner Johnny Knox was on the field at Wednesday’s OTA, but he wasn’t doing much more than retrieving balls and aiding the execution of practice.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2012

Chicago Bears General Manager Phil Emery. (CBS)

Bernstein: No Pressure On Phil Emery

We still know little about Phil Emery, but the guy knows how to buy himself the benefit of the doubt, and quickly.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

Johnny Knox. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Report: Knox Will Open Season On PUP List

While it is uncertain whether or not Bears wide receiver Johnny Knox will even play in 2012, he will start the season on the physically-unable-to-perform list.

670 The Score–03/26/2012

Johnny Knox. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Photo: Johnny Knox’s Back Brace

Check out his picture of Johny Knox’s back brace.

670 The Score–02/02/2012

Lovie Smith and Jerry Angelo

Silverman: Say Goodbye To 2011, Prepare For 2012

There’s no use looking back now. The 2011 season is over and it’ time to start preparing for the future.

CBS Chicago–12/20/2011

Chris Conte (Getty Images)

Bears Place Conte On Injured Reserve

Bears safety Chris Conte was placed on injured reserved along with wide receiver Johnny Knox, who had back surgery Monday, the team announced in a news release.


Johnny Knox is attended to after suffering a spinal injury. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Knox Spinal Surgery A Success

Johnny Knox’s spinal surgery was a success, his agent said on Twitter Monday.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2011

Johnny Knox. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Smith Confirms Knox Out For Year, Future Bright

Considering he was undergoing spinal surgery, it was assumed Johnny Knox would miss the rest of the season, but head coach Lovie Smith confirmed as much Monday.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2011

Coach Lovie Smith

Lovie: Hanie Shouldn’t Get All The Blame For Bears’ Loss

Bears Coach Lovie Smith said quarterback Caleb Hanie should not get all the blame for the crushing loss to the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, but would not rule out any lineup changes for when the Bears take on the Green Bay Packers next week.

WBBM Newsradio–12/19/2011

Chauncey Davis #94 of the Chicago Bears tackles Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks at Soldier Field on December 18, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Seahawks Return 2 Hanie Picks For TDs, Crush Bears 38-14

The Bears are still mathematically in the playoff hunt, but barely, after being mowed down by the Seattle Seahawks in the second half at Soldier Field Sunday.

CBS Chicago–12/18/2011

Johnny Knox is carted off Soldier Field after suffering a back injury. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Knox To Undergo Back Surgery

Bears wide receiver Johnny Knox suffered a scary middle back injury in the first quarter of Sunday’s game against the Seahawks.

CBS Chicago–12/18/2011

Injured starting quarterback Jay Cutler walks the sideline to speak to his replacement Caleb Hanie. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Without Cutler, Bears In Chaos

I guess we have the most practical definition yet of Franchise Quarterback.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

Jon McGraw intercepts a pass intended for Roy Williams.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: The Good, Bad And Ugly Of Bears-Chiefs

A week ago, it was understandable to remain optimistic about the Bears chances going forward, despite obvious issues. This week, it’s impossible.

670 The Score–12/04/2011

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Cutler: ‘It Could Be I’m Done For The Season’

Jay Cutler spoke to the media Wednesday for the first time since breaking his thumb and acknowledged that while he really wants to play, it’s possible his season is over.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2011

Louis Murphy of the Oakland Raiders is pushed out of bounds by Tim Jennings and Chris Conte. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: The Good, Bad And Ugly Of Bears-Raiders

Here are the good, bad and ugly from this week’s Bears-Raiders game.

670 The Score–11/28/2011