Bears, Rams Start OTA's Today


Published on June 3 2014 1:19 am
Last Updated on June 3 2014 1:19 am
Written by Millie Lange

Bears Continue OTA's Today

(Lake Forest, IL) -- The Bears continue organized team activities today. It's the fifth of the team's ten scheduled OTA's, which are not mandatory. Chicago will hold a three-day mandatory minicamp later this month. That runs June 17, 18 and 19.

Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is riding high with confidence. He tells "Sporting News" that the Bears have the "two best receivers" in the NFL. Jeffery says he and Brandon Marshall make up the league's best duo. Last year they combined for 189 catches and over 2,700 yards.

Cowboys Could Look To Urlacher

(Irving, TX) -- The Dallas Cowboys could look to former Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher for help on defense. After losing Sean Lee to a torn ACL, ESPN reports the 'Boys are considering signing Urlacher as a free agent. The 36-year-old retired after the 2012 season.

Rams Start OTA's Today

(Earth City, MO) -- The Rams begin their first set of Organized Team Activities today. The team will practice 10 times on various days over the next few weeks. The Rams are the only team in the NFL that will not hold a mandatory minicamp, so the OTA's are all the practices the team will have until training camp.