NFL

Chicago Bears
Position
LB
 
Jersey
55
Name  Lance Briggs
Born  11/12/1980
Height  6-1
Weight  244
College  Arizona
12/13/2013 3:02:00 PM
Description: Bears linebacker Lance Briggs (shoulder) has been practicing on a limited basis this week, but is not targeting a return until Week 16, according to a Chicago Tribune report.
Insight: Briggs suffered a shoulder fracture in a Week 7 loss to the Redskins. The Bears have been vulnerable to the run this season, yielding 157 ypg.
 
11/18/2013 3:30:00 PM
Description: Bears linebacker Lance Briggs (shoulder) has already been ruled out for Week 12.
Insight: Briggs suffered a shoulder fracture in a Week 7 loss to the Redskins. The Bears have been vulnerable to the run this season, yielding 133.9 ypg, and face the Rams' Zac Stacy this Sunday.
 
11/4/2013 10:33:00 AM
Description: Bears linebacker Lance Briggs (shoulder) is still 2-4 weeks away from returning based on the original 4-6 week timetable.
Insight: Briggs suffered a shoulder fracture in a Week 7 loss to the Redskins. He claims he's ahead of schedule. The seven-time Pro Bowler's absence hurts a defense that has always been a favorite of fantasy owners for its ability to score touchdowns.
 
10/21/2013 2:38:00 PM
Description: NBC's Pro Football Talk is reporting that Bears linebacker Lance Briggs (shoulder) will miss 4-6 weeks.
Insight: Briggs suffered a shoulder fracture in Sunday's loss to the Redskins. The seven-time Pro Bowler inherited signal calling duties from Brian Urlacher when he retired last season. Briggs' absence hurts a defense that has always been a favorite of fantasy owners for its ability to score touchdowns.
 
11/2/2010 11:05:00 AM
Description: The Chicago Sun Times reports Briggs (ankle) returned to practice on Monday.
Insight: Briggs has been dealing with an ankle issue since the preseason, and aggravated the injury in in Week 7 prior to the Bears' Week 8 bye. (RapidDraft.com)
 
10/26/2010 12:03:00 PM
Description: The Chicago Sun Times reports Bears' head coach Lovie Smith expects Briggs (ankle) to be ready to play in Week 9 after the team's Week 8 bye.
Insight: Briggs aggravated his ankle injury in Week 7 against Washington, and the Bears' have struggled to stop the run recently when he has been hobbled. (RapidDraft.com)
 
10/18/2010 6:05:00 PM
Description: Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune reports, via Twitter, that Briggs (ankle) is expected to return to the Bears' starting lineup in Week 7 against Washington.
Insight: The Bears' defense certainly missed Briggs in Week 6 against Seattle, so his return will be welcome. (RapidDraft.com)
 
10/11/2010 3:04:00 PM
Description: Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports, via Twitter, that Briggs (ankle) suffered an ankle injury in Week 5 but Bears' head coach Lovie Smith hopes he can practice on Wednesday.
Insight: Briggs has had ankle issues since the preseason. (RapidDraft.com)
 
8/31/2010 11:03:00 AM
Description: The Chicago Sun Times reports Bears' head coach Lovie Smith expects Briggs (ankle) to be ready for Week 1.
Insight: Briggs injured his ankle last Saturday, but should be fine for the start of the season. (Rapid Draft.com)
 
8/31/2010 10:23:00 AM
Description: Bears LB Lance Briggs (ankle) is expected to be ready by Week One. SOURCE: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES
Insight: Lovie Smith said ''[Briggs] won't play this week, but he should be ready to go next week [for the season opener against the Detroit Lions].'' Briggs could have a little bit of a bounce-back year compared to 2009.
 
12/9/2009 10:43:00 AM
Description: According to the Chicago Tribune, Briggs (left knee/hip) is expected to practice fully this week and start on Sunday against Green Bay.
Insight: Briggs was inactive last week against St. Louis after originally suffering his injuries in Week 12 against Minnesota. (SportsBuff.com)
 
12/2/2009 10:33:00 AM
Description: According to the Chicago Tribune, Briggs (left knee/hip) could be a game-time decision for Sunday's game against St. Louis.
Insight: Briggs has a mild left knee sprain and hip pointer. Jamar Williams williams would start in his place on the weak side, with newly signed Cato June serving as insurance. (SportsBuff.com)
 

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 2013 American Football Conference Standings 
East Division W L T Pct. PF PA Home Away Div Conf
y-New England 12 4 0 .750 444 338 8-0 4-4 4-2 9-3
NY Jets 8 8 0 .500 290 387 6-2 2-6 3-3 5-7
Miami 8 8 0 .500 317 335 4-4 4-4 2-4 7-5
Buffalo 6 10 0 .375 339 388 4-4 2-6 3-3 5-7
 
North Division W L T Pct. PF PA Home Away Div Conf
y-Cincinnati 11 5 0 .688 430 305 8-0 3-5 3-3 8-4
Pittsburgh 8 8 0 .500 379 370 5-3 3-5 4-2 6-6
Baltimore 8 8 0 .500 320 352 6-2 2-6 3-3 6-6
Cleveland 4 12 0 .250 308 406 3-5 1-7 2-4 3-9
 
South Division W L T Pct. PF PA Home Away Div Conf
y-Indianapolis 11 5 0 .688 391 336 6-2 5-3 6-0 9-3
Tennessee 7 9 0 .438 362 381 3-5 4-4 2-4 6-6
Jacksonville 4 12 0 .250 247 449 1-7 3-5 3-3 4-8
Houston 2 14 0 .125 276 428 1-7 1-7 1-5 2-10
 
West Division W L T Pct. PF PA Home Away Div Conf
y-Denver 13 3 0 .813 606 399 7-1 6-2 5-1 9-3
x-Kansas City 11 5 0 .688 430 305 5-3 6-2 2-4 7-5
x-San Diego 9 7 0 .563 396 348 5-3 4-4 4-2 6-6
Oakland 4 12 0 .250 322 453 3-5 1-7 1-5 4-8
 
x= clinched playoff berth
y= clinched division title
 2013 National Football Conference Standings 
East Division W L T Pct. PF PA Home Away Div Conf
y-Philadelphia 10 6 0 .625 442 382 4-4 6-2 4-2 9-3
Dallas 8 8 0 .500 439 432 5-3 3-5 5-1 7-5
NY Giants 7 9 0 .438 294 383 4-4 3-5 3-3 6-6
Washington 3 13 0 .188 334 478 2-6 1-7 0-6 1-11
 
North Division W L T Pct. PF PA Home Away Div Conf
y-Green Bay 8 7 1 .531 417 428 4-3-1 4-4 3-2-1 6-5-1
Chicago 8 8 0 .500 445 478 5-3 3-5 2-4 4-8
Detroit 7 9 0 .438 395 376 4-4 3-5 4-2 6-6
Minnesota 5 10 1 .344 391 480 5-3 0-7-1 2-3-1 4-7-1
 
South Division W L T Pct. PF PA Home Away Div Conf
y-Carolina 12 4 0 .750 366 241 7-1 5-3 5-1 9-3
x-New Orleans 11 5 0 .688 414 304 8-0 3-5 5-1 9-3
Atlanta 4 12 0 .250 353 443 3-5 1-7 1-5 3-9
Tampa Bay 4 12 0 .250 288 389 3-5 1-7 1-5 2-10
 
West Division W L T Pct. PF PA Home Away Div Conf
y-Seattle 13 3 0 .813 417 231 7-1 6-2 4-2 10-2
x-San Francisco 12 4 0 .750 406 272 6-2 6-2 5-1 9-3
Arizona 10 6 0 .625 379 324 6-2 4-4 2-4 6-6
St. Louis 7 9 0 .438 348 364 5-3 2-6 1-5 4-8
 
x= clinched playoff berth
y= clinched division title
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Scoreboard
Local
Final
NOR 0
DUR 3
 
Final
CHC 1
CIN 4
Final
PIT 3
MIL 5
Final
WAS 3
STL 1
Final
CLE 2
TOR 3
9th
DET 6
ANA 11
 
Final
NYM 0
ATL 6
Final
BOS 4
BAL 8
 
8th
TAM 8
NYY 5
 
Final
MIA 8
SEA 4
 
8th
TEX 12
CWS 0
 
8th
KAN 5
MIN 0
 
7th
COL 9
PHI 1
 
1st
OAK 7
HOU 0
 
2nd
LOS 0
ARI 0
 
2nd
SDP 1
SFG 0
 
Final
TAM 1
MON 4
Final
BOS 0
DET 1
1st
ANA 0
DAL 1
 
Final
NOR 0
DUR 3