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Turk McBride

Turk McBride - #94 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 278 lbs.
Birthday 05/30/1985
Birthplace Camden, NJ
College Tennessee
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 2nd round, 22nd pick by Chiefs

Chicago pitched as future Super Bowl site to Goodell

Posted May 31, 2012 @ 3:45 p.m. ET
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Thursday that he pitched the idea of having a Super Bowl in Chicago to commissioner Roger Goodell.

Offensive-line uncertainty a buzzkill for Bears

Posted May 24, 2012 @ 2:41 p.m. ET
Bears QB Jay Cutler isn't ready to say how confident he is in his offensive line just yet.

Bears' O-line a jumble for now

Posted May 24, 2012 @ 10:04 a.m. ET
It's not clear just where all the pieces will fall on the Bears' offensive line by the time they kick into high gear late in the summer, but Chris Williams was back at tackle on Wednesday.

Bears sign DT Collins

Posted May 23, 2012 @ 5:26 p.m. ET
The Bears announced Wednesday that they have signed DT Nate Collins to a one-year contract.

Bears WR Marshall 'not likely' to face discipline from NFL

Posted May 23, 2012 @ 3:52 p.m. ET
A league spokesman told PFW Wednesday that Brandon Marshall is "not likely" to face discipline from the league.

NFC North players in the crosshairs

Posted May 23, 2012 @ 3:18 p.m. ET
Here's a look at the players on each NFC North team who will be most heavily scrutinized, including Lions DT Ndamukong Suh.

Report: Bears' Marshall cleared by NYC police

Posted May 17, 2012 @ 7:40 p.m. ET
Bears WR Brandon Marshall has reportedly been cleared by police after an investigation into an incident outside a Manhattan nightclub in March.

Belichick tops list of highest-paid coaches

Posted May 17, 2012 @ 11:18 a.m. ET
Bill Belichick tops the list of highest-paid coaches in sports, according to Forbes magazine.

About O-line, Cutler is Bears' truth-teller

Posted May 15, 2012 @ 8:39 p.m. ET
Jay Cutler recently acknowledged reality when discussing the Bears' offensive line, breaking from the company line.

Bears waive three players

Posted May 14, 2012 @ 2:59 p.m. ET
The Bears announced Monday that they waived OT Levi Horn, TE Andre Smith and OG Reggie Stephens, trimming the roster to 89 players.

Bears' Idonije could lose starting job

Posted May 13, 2012 @ 12:32 p.m. ET
With Chicago drafting DE Shea McClellin in the first round, DLE Israel Idonije will have to fight to retain his starting DLE spot, according to NFC Whispers.

Bears sign first-round DE McClellin

Posted May 11, 2012 @ 1:14 p.m. ET
The Bears announced Friday that they agreed to terms on a four-year deal, with an option for a fifth year, with first-round pick DE Shea McClellin.

Bears add three D-linemen

Posted May 11, 2012 @ 9:56 a.m. ET
The Bears signed DT John McCargo, DT DeMario Pressley and DE Cheta Ozougwu to one-year deals, the team announced Friday.

Bears waive S Venable

Posted May 03, 2012 @ 4:29 p.m. ET
The Bears announced Thursday that they have waived hard-hitting S Winston Venable.

Bears sign second-round pick Jeffery

Posted May 02, 2012 @ 11:01 a.m. ET
The Bears announced Wednesday that they signed second-round WR Alshon Jeffery to a four-year contract.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 20, 2013
McBride and the Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract.||||||| The 6-foot-2, 278-pound McBride has appeared in 66 games and made 24 starts over six seasons with Kansas City (2007-08), Detroit (2009-10) and New Orleans (2011-12). He has 9 1/2 sacks, six forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries in his career. The team announced the deal on Wednesday.
Posted Jan. 07, 2012
The New Orleans Saints have scratched defensive end Turk McBride for Saturday night's playoff game against Detroit.||||||| McBride was not on the injury report after playing against Carolina last week, but has been inactive much of the season because of left ankle soreness.
Posted July 31, 2011
McBride has agreed to contract terms with the New Orleans Saints, adding depth at a position where the Saints may need it in the beginning of the season.||||||| Saints spokesman Greg Bensel confirms the addition of the 6-foot-2, 278-pound McBride, a five-year veteran who has started 12 games during the past two seasons for the Detroit Lions. The Saints are expecting starting defensive end Will Smith to be suspended for the first four games of the season, stemming from his use of StarCaps weight-loss pills.
Posted Sept. 17, 2009
The Detroit Lions have acquired McBride on a waiver claim from the Kansas City Chiefs.||||||| Thursday's announcement comes one day after the Lions cut defensive tackle Orien Harris. McBride had been playing linebacker after being a starter most of last year at defensive end. The Chiefs cut him Tuesday. McBride was a second-round draft choice in 2007 out of Tennessee.
Posted Nov. 21, 2008
The Chiefs placed McBride on injured reserve Thursday with a shoulder injury.||||||| McBride made nine starts in the Chiefs' first 10 games of the season, totaling 41 tackles, sixth-most on the team. The 2007 second-round pick out of Tennessee should return as a starter in 2009.

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