Earlier today Chicago Bears safety Eddie Jackson announced plans to switch back to his jersey number from his Alabama days, and now the Bears have made that, and several other number changes, official for the 2021 season. Here are all the new jersey numbers announced for the veteran players on the Bears. Eddie Jackson, safety - His previous number, 39, never looked right in my opinion.
The Bears are having Kyle Sloter join Justin Fields at quarterback during their rookie minicamp this weekend, Patrick Finley of the Chicago Sun Times reports. Sloter is with the team as a tryout player. The Raiders released him April 15, and he has remained a free agent. Sloter spent time on the Bears’ practice squad [more]
Tickets at Guaranteed Rate Field will be sold in pods, with at least one open seat between pods in the same row. The White Sox will also have two sections for vaccinated fans only when they host the Kansas City Royals this weekend. Those sections will be sold at full capacity and with no distancing.