12/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Five limited: Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (knee, hip), TE Kellen Davis (knee), LB Geno Hayes (knee), OT Jonathan Scott (shoulder) and DT Matt...[+] Toeaina (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 13.
News -- November 2012
11/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Lance Briggs expects to play : Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (ankle) said he expects to play Week 13 even though he missed practice Wednesday, Nov. 27. It is...[+] not known if Briggs is participating in practice Thursday, Nov. 29.
11/25KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Lance Briggs in walking boot: Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (foot) was injured in the Week 12 game against the Minnesota Vikings, and his right foot was in...[+] a walking boot after the game.
11/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Three probable for Week 9: Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (toe), T Jonathan Scott (groin) and TE Matt Spaeth (ankle) all fully participated in practice Friday,...[+] Nov. 2, and are probable for the teams Week 9 game.
11/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Lance Briggs limited in practiceChicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (toe) was limited in practice Thursday, Nov. 1....[+]Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (toe) was limited in practice Thursday, Nov. 1.
News -- June 2012
6/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Lance Briggs has high hopes to team: Updating a previous report, Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs said he thinks this seasons Bears team may be the best team he has...[+] played on since joining Chicago. He believes the offense has the ability to be more explosive this season, which will allow the defense to carry less of the burden.
6/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Paper champions? : Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs thinks the team has all the pieces to contend for a Super Bowl this upcoming season. 'On paper,...[+] we look like a champion, but we have a lot of work to do before we can be called a champion,' Briggs said.
News -- May 2012
5/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Lance Briggs hopes Tommie Harris returns: Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs said he hopes the team signs free-agent DT Tommie Harris (Chargers) because he believes Harris makes...[+] the defense better.
5/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Saints | Lance Briggs not a fan of Jonathan Vilma suspension : Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs called the season-long ban of New Orleans Saints LB Jonathan Vilma 'a bunch of B.S.,' and doesn't...[+] believe the league can improve player safety on the field. 'Player safety is best taken care of by providing health insurance for players' lives,' Briggs said. 'Come on. It's like asking a boxer: 'Are your injuries related to taking blows to the head?' We throw our bodies around. It's physical. It's football. You can't stop the violence from happening.'
4/11KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Lance Briggs contract update : Updating a previous item, Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs' new deal pays $17.5 million over three years, $5 million of which is...[+] fully guaranteed. In 2012, Briggs gets $3 million to sign, a $3 million base salary, and a $250,000 workout bonus, giving him $6.25 million. Next year, Briggs is due to receive a $1 million roster bonus in June and a $4.5 million base salary, $2 million of which is fully guaranteed. He also is eligible for a $250,000 workout bonus. In 2014, Briggs is due to receive a $500,000 roster bonus in June and a non-guaranteed base salary of $4.75 million. He also is eligible to receive a $25,000 workout bonus.
News -- February 2012
2/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Hopeful deal with Lance Briggs can get done: Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs is under contract through the 2013 season, although before last season he stated he wanted a new...[+] deal or he wanted to be traded. Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith is hopeful a resolution will come soon. 'I did have a chance to talk to Lance a little bit,' Smith said. 'Lance is family to us. Again, you're talking about a guy who's been here every day I've been here, and plays better football every year. He knows how much we like him and want him to be a Bear forever. So yes I've talked to him. Hopefully things are getting better on that front.'
12/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Charles Tillman, Lance Briggs named to Pro Bowl: Chicago Bears CB Charles Tillman has been named to his first career Pro Bowl, according to a league source. He has accrued 93...[+] tackles this year, three forced fumbles, two interceptions, one touchdown and 11 defensed passes. LB Lance Briggs also announced that he will head to the Pro Bowl.
12/22KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Four miss practice: Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (ankle), QB Jay Cutler (thumb), RB Matt Forte (knee) and WR Devin Hester (ankle) did not practice...[+] Thursday, Dec. 22.
12/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Seven players miss practice: Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler (thumb), RB Matt Forte (knee), WR Devin Hester (ankle), TE Kellen Davis (back), DE Julius Peppers...[+] (undisclosed), DL Henry Melton (shin) and LB Lance Briggs (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 21.
11/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Three players fully practice: Chicago Bears WT Devin Hester (ankle), DE Julius Peppers (knee) and LB Lance Briggs (neck) fully participated in practice Thursday,...[+] Nov. 17.
News -- January 2011
1/25KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bears | Lance Briggs pulls out of Pro Bowl: Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs has pulled out of the Pro Bowl due to undisclosed reasons, reports Chris Sweda, of the Chicago Tribune....[+] He has been replaced on the NFC roster by Carolina Panthers LB Jon Beason.
1/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Panthers | Jon Beason going to Pro Bowl: Carolina Panthers LB Jon Beason has been added to the NFC roster for the 2010 Pro Bowl in place of Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs,...[+] reports Adam Caplan, of FOXSports.com.