Stephen Paea

Chicago Bears #92 - Defensive Tackle

  • Born: 05/11/88
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 300
  • Seasons: 4

Most Important Bears of 2014 - #8 Jeremiah Ratliff

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For the 6th straight year, I'm bringing you who I believe will be the ten most important Chicago Bears for the upcoming season. After hitting on the o-line at #10, we get right to the d-line on my next selection, Jeremiah Ratliff.

Defensive Adjustments Making a Difference

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The Bears made numerous changes to their defensive personnel, but so far in OTAs, the biggest changes are coming from the new additions to the coaching staff.

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Bears will lean on new-look defense

The Chicago Bears had the worst defense in franchise history in 2013 and made several changes to adjust that.

Bears sign Ego Ferguson and Pat O'Donnell

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The Chicago Bears sign Ego Ferguson and Pat O'Donnell, the fifth and sixth members of their eight-strong draft class to agree to contracts.

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NFL combine: Bench press explained

With the NFL Draft process starting up, the combine will shape the draft boards of many teams.

Kiper/ McShay: Jernigan to the Bears

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Two of the most visible draft analysts in the NFL have released their Mock Drafts v 2.0, and both have the Chicago Bears taking the same player.

Bears 2014 Roster Turnover: Defensive Tackle

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In this 13 part series, we'll take a position by position look at the Bears roster with an eye towards 2014. We'll speculate on who stays, who goes, and some potential additions we'd like to see. We'll also utilize the unique content of PFF.

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Cutler won't play in Week 12, Rodgers unsure

Jay Cutler will miss a second consecutive start with a high ankle sprain, while Aaron Rodgers waits to find out if he'll return from a fractured collarbone. Elsewhere in the NFC North, Adrian Peterson is dealing with a nagging injury in Minnesota.

How often are the Chicago Bears blitzing?

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So far through 6 games, the Bears aren't generating the kind of pressure from their front 4 to make their Tampa 2 defense work to its potential. New defensive coordinator Mel Tucker has had to blitz to get to the QB, but just how much is he blitzing?

Bears' Offense Must Pick Up Defense's Slack

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The Bears have lost their starting middle linebacker for the year to go with the two defensive tackles already on injured reserve. That's why it's even more important for the offense to do what they've been counted on to do all year - develop.

Chicago Bears DT Nate Collins done for the year

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The bad news keeps piling up for the Chicago Bears defensive line... Now they lose the guy that replaced franchise defensive tackle Henry Melton. It is being reported that Nate Collins has torn his ACL, and will be out for the rest of the year.

Nate Collins Injury Update

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Chicago Bears defensive tackle Nate Collins injured versus New Orleans Saints.

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