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Bears | Brian De La Puente not expected to start

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:48:38 -0700

Chicago Bears C Brian De La Puente is expected to be the backup to C Roberto Garza at starting center this upcoming season.

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Bears | Roberto Garza financials

Thu, 27 Feb 2014 10:34:59 -0800

Updating a previous item, the Chicago Bears re-signed C Roberto Garza to a one-year, $1.5 million deal, according to a league source.

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Bears | Roberto Garza re-signs

Thu, 27 Feb 2014 10:18:44 -0800

The Chicago Bears re-signed OG Roberto Garza to an undisclosed one-year deal Thursday, Feb. 27.

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Bears | Coach wants Roberto Garza to stay for good

Thu, 20 Feb 2014 23:45:20 -0800

Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman wants C Roberto Garza to remain with the team this season and would like him to finish his career in Chicago.

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Bears | Roberto Garza wants to return

Sat, 01 Feb 2014 20:40:03 -0800

Updating a previous report, Chicago Bears impending free-agent OG Roberto Garza remains hopeful a deal can be reached to return to the team. General manager Phil Emery said he would like the veteran back.

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Bears | No talks with Roberto Garza yet

Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:32:02 -0800

Chicago Bears impending free-agent C Roberto Garza said he has not talked with general manager Phil Emery since the end of the season. He said he wants re-sign with the team and that the team told him they want him back.

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Bears | May take a center in draft

Fri, 24 Jan 2014 19:54:45 -0800

The Chicago Bears may select a center at some point during the 2014 NFL Draft even if they re-sign impending free-agent C Roberto Garza this offseason.

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Bears | Interested in bringing three back

Thu, 09 Jan 2014 19:47:45 -0800

Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery indicated he is interested in re-signing impending free-agent C Roberto Garza, DE Corey Wootton and DT Jeremiah Ratliff this offseason.

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Bears | Want Roberto Garza back

Thu, 02 Jan 2014 09:06:48 -0800

Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery said the team would like C Roberto Garza back in 2014. It depends on what is available to Garza in free agency.

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Bears | May look to take center in draft

Wed, 13 Feb 2013 09:11:30 -0800

The Chicago Bears may decide to take a center at some point during the 2013 NFL Draft to be the eventual successor to C Roberto Garza.

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Bears | Roberto Garza to get raise

Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:10:59 -0800

Chicago Bears C Roberto Garza will have his 2013 base salary increase from $1.75 million to $2.05 million because of incentives in his contract.

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Bears | Roberto Garza selected Pro Bowl alternate

Wed, 28 Dec 2011 23:09:03 -0800

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza as chosen as a Pro Bowl alternate Wednesday, Dec. 28. "Obviously, you always want to be recognized for the way you play. First time ever, so it's kind of cool, I guess," Garza said.

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Bears | Roberto Garza signs extension

Tue, 08 Nov 2011 05:20:25 -0800

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him with the club through 2013, according to sources. The deal is worth $6.55 million and includes $2.6 million guaranteed. The Bears are expected to announce the new contract Tuesday, Nov. 8.

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Bears | Offensive line improving

Tue, 30 Aug 2011 14:06:05 -0700

Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler said the offensive line is improving rapidly but is still a work in progress. C Roberto Garza now seems to be an upgrade over former C Olin Kreutz, and the unit has really started to excel in run blocking.

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Bears | Starting O-line announced

Tue, 09 Aug 2011 13:14:31 -0700

Chicago Bears offensive line coach Mike Tice has announced his starting offensive line. OG Roberto Garza will start at center with OLs Chris Williams and Lance Louis at left and right guard respectively. OT J'Marcus Webb will be at left tackle and OT Gabe Carimi will start at right tackle.

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Bears | Roberto Garza likely will start at C if Olin Kreutz leaves

Mon, 25 Jul 2011 16:01:40 -0700

The Chicago Bears likely will use OG Roberto Garza at center this season if they are not able to re-sign free-agent C Olin Kreutz.

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Bears | Roberto Garza could be used at center

Sun, 15 May 2011 14:07:15 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza could be an option to start at center next season if the team is not able to re-sign impending free-agent C Olin Kreutz.

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Bears | Roberto Garza complimented for his work

Tue, 08 Mar 2011 23:03:24 -0800

The Chicago Bears coaches and management complimented OG Roberto Garza for his work at right guard after he returned from surgery to repair a torn meniscus, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Roberto Garza not on injury report

Fri, 05 Nov 2010 12:48:53 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 5, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune. He is not listed on the injury report for Week 9 and will start at right guard.

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Bears | Roberto Garza expected to start Week 9

Thu, 04 Nov 2010 09:25:24 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (knee) is expected to start at right guard in the team's Week 9 game, according to Sean Jensen, of the Chicago Sun-Times.

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Bears | Roberto Garza practices Wednesday

Wed, 03 Nov 2010 15:32:00 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (knee) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 3.

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Bears | Roberto Garza could start when healthy

Wed, 27 Oct 2010 12:18:25 -0700

Chicago Bears offensive line coach Mike Tice indicated that OG Roberto Garza (knee) could return as the starting right guard when he was completely healthy, reports Sean Jensen, of the Chicago Sun-Times.

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Bears | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 24 Oct 2010 08:51:16 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Corey Wootton, TE Desmond Clark, RB Kahlil Bell, FS Major Wright, DL Marcus Harrison, OG Roberto Garza, QB Todd Collins, CB Zackary Bowman inactive for Week 7.

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Bears | Two doubtful for Week 7

Fri, 22 Oct 2010 16:29:19 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (knee) and CB Zackary Bowman (foot) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 22, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune. They are listed as doubtful for Week 7 and are not expected to play.

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Bears | Zackary Bowman, Roberto Garza miss practice Thursday

Thu, 21 Oct 2010 14:19:09 -0700

Chicago Bears CB Zackary Bowman (foot) and OG Roberto Garza (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 21, according to ChicagoBears.com.

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Bears | Roberto Garza played with injury

Thu, 21 Oct 2010 11:13:57 -0700

Chicago Bears offensive line coach Mike Tice said OG Roberto Garza (knee) played with a torn meniscus in his knee for three weeks prior to undergoing surgery, according to Michael C. Wright, of ESPNChicago.com.

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Bears | Brian Urlacher, six others miss practice time

Wed, 20 Oct 2010 17:04:38 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Brian Urlacher (groin), LB Lance Briggs (ankle), CB Zackary Bowman (foot), G Roberto Garza (knee), S Chris Harris (knee), and S Danieal Manning (back) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 20. S Major Wright (hamstring) was limited during practice.

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Bears | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 17 Oct 2010 08:46:38 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Charles Grant, CB Joshua Moore, RB Kahlil Bell, LB Lance Briggs, FS Major Wright, DL Marcus Harrison, OG Roberto Garza, QB Todd Collins inactive for Week 6.

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Bears | Roberto Garza out for Week 6

Fri, 15 Oct 2010 13:01:42 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 15, and will not play in Week 6, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune. He had his knee scoped and will be and will be out 10 to 14 days.

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Bears | Two miss practice Thursday

Thu, 14 Oct 2010 15:27:14 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (knee) and FS Major Wright (hamstring) both missed practice Thursday, Oct. 14.

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Bears | Roberto Garza to undergo surgery

Thu, 14 Oct 2010 09:32:46 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (knee) will undergo surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee, according to Brad Biggs, of NationalFootballPost.com.

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Bears | Four miss Wednesday practice

Wed, 13 Oct 2010 16:10:45 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (ankle), OG Roberto Garza (knee), CB Charles Tillman (calf) and FS Major Wright (hamstring) all missed practice Wednesday, Oct. 13.

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Bears | Roberto Garza probable for Week 4

Fri, 01 Oct 2010 12:41:32 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 1, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune. He is listed as probable for Week 4 and will start.

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Bears | Three miss Thursday practice

Thu, 30 Sep 2010 15:32:42 -0700

Chicago Bears G Roberto Garza (knee), OT Chris Williams (hamstring) and FS Major Wright (hamstring) all missed practice Thursday, Sept. 30.

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Bears | Five miss practice time Wednesday

Wed, 29 Sep 2010 14:57:31 -0700

Chicago Bears OT Chris Williams (hamstring) and S Major Wright (hamstring) were not able to practice Wednesday, Sept. 29. G Roberto Garza (knee), S Chris Harris (neck) and DE Israel Idonije (foot) were all limited during practice.

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Bears | Believe they have found starting OL

Wed, 11 Aug 2010 08:41:42 -0700

Chicago Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz said the offensive line working with the starters during practice probably will be the offensive line that start the season, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune. OG Roberto Garza is currently at left guard, OL Lance Louis is at right guard and OT Frank Omiyale is at right tackle. C Olin Kreutz has been working at center and OT Chris Williams at left tackle.

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Bears | Looking to finalize starting offensive line

Sun, 08 Aug 2010 16:55:07 -0700

Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith appeared to indicate that the move of OG Roberto Garza to starting left guard and OG Lance Louis to starting right guard could be permanent, reports CBSSports.com. Smith said, "We need to be able to lock our five (starters) in and go from there. Roberto is versatile. He can do a lot of things for us."

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Bears | Lance Louis could start at ORG

Sun, 08 Aug 2010 15:07:48 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Lance Louis has been working with the starters at right guard with OG Roberto Garza at left guard, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Roberto Garza could flip to OLG

Mon, 19 Jul 2010 14:10:15 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza could flip to left guard if OG Lance Louis plays well enough, reports the Chicago Tribune's Brad Biggs. The Bears like Louis, but he is currently behind Garza on the depth chart at right guard.

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Bears | Several players miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 23 Jun 2010 12:20:15 -0700

Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith said LB Brian Urlacher, LB Lance Briggs, OG Roberto Garza and PK Robbie Gould were not at practice Wednesday, June 23, because of personal reasons, reports Vaughn McClure, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Roberto Garza, Josh Beekman see time at center

Sat, 22 May 2010 10:06:39 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza and OL Josh Beekman took reps at center during practice Friday, May 21, reports Dan Pompei, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Three probable for Week 12

Fri, 27 Nov 2009 12:55:42 -0800

Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Sun-Times, reports Chicago Bears SS Kevin Payne (back), OG Roberto Garza (ankle) and TE Kellen Davis (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 27. They are listed as probable for Week 12.

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Bears | Garza practicing Friday

Fri, 27 Nov 2009 11:25:28 -0800

Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Sun-Times, reports Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (ankle) was participating during practice Friday, Nov. 27.

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Bears | Garza limited Thursday

Thu, 26 Nov 2009 12:43:30 -0800

Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Sun-Times, reports Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Nov. 26. He is expected to start in Week 12.

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Bears | Garza misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 25 Nov 2009 18:54:54 -0800

NFL.com reports Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza (ankle) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Nov. 25.

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Bears | Garza expected to attend team expo

Tue, 03 Jun 2008 11:06:33 -0700

Larry Mayer, of ChicagoBears.com, reports Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza is expected to attend the 2008 Subway Bears Expo presented by Chase Saturday, June 7, and Sunday, June 8, at Soldier Field.

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Bears | Continuity key for offensive line

Fri, 14 Jul 2006 15:53:10 -0700

Larry Mayer, of ChicagoBears.com, reports the Chicago Bears offensive line - returning intact from last season is arguably the deepest and most experienced position on the team's roster. Chicago's five starters (OT John Tait, OG Ruben Brown, C Olin Kreutz, OG Roberto Garza and OT Fred Miller) have combined to play 41 NFL seasons.

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Bears | Garza getting first team reps

Fri, 02 Jun 2006 20:39:50 -0700

K.C. Johnson, of the Chicago Tribune, reports Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza worked with the first unit at right guard over OG Terrence Metcalf during practice Friday, June 2.

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Bears | Contract update: R. Garza

Mon, 13 Mar 2006 17:51:01 -0800

Chicago Bears OL Roberto Garza's six-year contract extension included base salaries of $586,250 (2006), $691,250 (2007), $711,250 (2008), $711,250 (2009), $670,000 (2010) and $770,000 (2011).

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Bears | Garza to start Week 19 game

Fri, 13 Jan 2006 18:29:04 -0800

Larry Mayer, of ChicagoBears.com, reports Chicago Bears OG Roberto Garza will start the team's NFC Divisional Playoff game Sunday, Jan. 15, in place of injured OG Terrence Metcalf (knee).

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