Linebacker

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - JANUARY 07: Manti Te'o #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish tries to make a play on the ball against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2013 Discover BCS National Championship game at Sun Life Stadium on January 7, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Rookie Linebacker Manti Te’o Hopes To Jump Start A Dull Chargers Defense

Finally in the NFL, Manti Te’o is looking to give football fans everywhere reasons to forget about his fake girlfriend scandal. His performance with the San Diego Chargers may be just the thing to jolt his name back to football relevance.

08/26/2013

Bears Final Draft Picks

Bears Pick Linebacker, Tackle, Defensive End, Wide Receiver On Last Draft Day

The Chicago Bears devoted a second straight draft pick to the linebacker position by selecting Khaseem Greene of Rutgers in the fourth round of the NFL draft Saturday.

04/27/2013

Linebacker D.J. Williams (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Bears Sign Former Broncos Linebacker D.J. Williams

The Bears didn’t waste much time signing a new linebacker who might take Brian Urlacher’s spot in the middle of the defense, but their newest acquisition brings along some baggage.

03/22/2013

Tommy Rees

Notre Dame QB Rees Charged In Altercation With Police

Notre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees has been charged with four misdemeanors, following a confrontation with police early Thursday morning.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2012

Blake Costanzo #51 of the San Francisco 49ers reacts during the NFC Divisional playoff game against the New Orleans Saints at Candlestick Park on January 14, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Bears Sign LB Costanzo To 2-Year Deal

The Chicago Bears have signed free agent linebacker and special teams player Blake Costanzo to a two-year deal.

670 The Score–03/13/2012

J.T. Thomas #52 of the Chicago Bears works out during a summer training camp practice at Olivet Nazarene University on July 30, 2011 in Bourbonnais, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears’ J.T. Thomas Taking Epileptic Fan To Super Bowl

Bears linebacker J.T. Thomas has driven to Indianapolis with a teenaged friend to see Sunday’s Super Bowl.

WBBM Newsradio–02/05/2012

Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher and his mother, Lavoyda Lenard (Credit: CBS)

Urlacher’s Status Uncertain After Mother Passes Away

Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher will be away from the Bears for several days after the unexpected death of his mother.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011

Stephen Paea

Hoge: 2011 Bears Mock Draft 3.0

This is the third in a series of mock drafts for the Chicago Bears leading up to the NFL Draft, which begins Thursday night.

670 The Score–04/27/2011

Harrison Smith

Notre Dame Safety Says Team Sick Of Losing

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Manti Te’o’s 21 tackles were the most by a Notre Dame player in four years. Still, the talented inside linebacker couldn’t stop the Irish from losing yet another game, this […]

670 The Score–10/01/2010

Bears Sign Rod Wilson To A One-Year Contract

The Chicago Bears announced that they’ve sign linebacker Rod Wilson to a one-year contract. Wilson was originally drafted by the Bears in 2005 and played in 28 games during the 2006 and 2007 seasons. 

09/16/2010