Rashard Fant

Rashard Fant

Height/Weight: 5' 10"/180 lbs
College: Indiana
Draft: Undrafted
  • Veteran tight end Greg Olsen retires, becoming broadcaster
    The Associated Press

    Veteran tight end Greg Olsen retires, becoming broadcaster

    Veteran tight end Greg Olsen is retiring from the NFL to become a broadcaster. Olsen announced Sunday that he is ending his 14-year career to join Fox as a game analyst. ''Proud of what I was able to accomplish in this league, proud of the relationships and everything that the game has given me,'' Olsen said on Fox.

  • Chicago Tribune

    There’s almost no chance the Detroit Lions trade Matthew Stafford to the Chicago Bears. But a deal elsewhere could be the 1st QB domino to fall that makes a viable option available.

    As division rivals, the Chicago Bears know full well how much of an upgrade Matthew Stafford would be at quarterback — and they probably figure the Detroit Lions are unlikely to consider trading him to a team in the NFC North. After all, the Lions have been dealing with the curse of Bobby Layne for more than 50 years, so why help an opponent they face twice annually solve its own QB woes? ...

  • What Another .500 Season Taught the Bears
    Sports Illustrated Chicago Bears News, Analysis and More

    What Another .500 Season Taught the Bears

    It didn't work at all in the playoff game and there has to be concern they can actually play this way successfully for a full season against stronger teams. They'll play enough of those next year, considering they have the third-toughest schedule based on opposing win percentage. They'll need to take this, expand it and learn why it didn't work as well against Green Bay in the season finale, then failed against the Saints.