CBSChicago.com "The Bears have been hard at work with voluntary workouts at Halas Hall, but there’s one notable absence. Top receiver Alshon Jeffery is training individually in Florida, rather than joining the Bears at their facility in Lake Forest. General manager Ryan Pace addressed this issue one day before..." April 27
Chicago Sun-Times "Wide receiver Alshon Jeffery has not been participating in the Bears’ voluntary team activities, which began last week. ESPN, which first reported the absence, said the receiver told the team in advance that he planned to train in Florida instead." April 26
ESPN "Bears coach John Fox said Monday on ESPN's NFL Live that the team is working to sign wide receiver Alshon Jeffery to a long-term deal. Jeffery received the franchise tag from the club on Feb. 29. That guarantees the receiver $14.599 million in 2016, unless the two sides can finalize a..." March 22
Chicago Tribune "While the Chicago Bears continue to work toward a long-term deal with Alshon Jeffery, they will need more time to hammer out the details. Therefore, in a move that comes as little surprise, the team applied the franchise tag to their top receiver on Monday. That decision, which had to be made..." February 29
Hardly a surprise, but Bears are placing franchise tag on WR Alshon Jeffery, per team source.
SB Nation "The Chicago Bears will place the franchise tag on wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Jeffery was drafted in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft by the Bears, and since then he has shown flashes of No. 1 receiver potential. Now that he's been tagged, he'll be..." February 26
GM Ryan Pace: Bears are "aggressively" negotiating with WR Alshon Jeffery & franchise tag still is an option.
The Score "The Chicago Bears are working hard to get a deal done with wide receiver Alshon Jeffery before free agency opens next month. Speaking with reporters at the NFL Scouting Combine on Wednesday, general manager Ryan Pace said the team is "aggressively" negotiating with Jeffery. He added that the..." February 24
#Bears tidbit: Assumption has been they'll tag WR Alshon Jeffery. I'm told no decision has been made & there's a chance he hits the market
The Score "An already talented free-agent class may soon include one of the NFL's most explosive young receivers. Though it's widely been assumed the Chicago Bears will place the franchise tag on impending free agent Alshon Jeffery, no such decision has been made, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL..." February 19
CSN Chicago "As of 3 p.m. on Tuesday the Bears can assure themselves the services of Alshon Jeffery for 2016. More or less. The option available for the Pro Bowl wide receiver is the franchise tag accorded each NFL team under terms negotiated as part of the collective bargaining agreement. It would..." February 17
ESPN "Calvin Johnson has told people that 2015 would be his final season in the NFL, sources told ESPN, which would leave a massive hole for the Detroit Lions at receiver. Johnson has a cap number of just over $24 million for 2016. If he follows through on retiring, the Lions would get at least $11.1..." February 01
#Bears WR Alshon Jeffery says he, "loves Chicago," but stresses that the NFL is a business. Plans to let agents handle the contract stuff.
CSN Chicago "Conventional wisdom has tilted toward assuming Alshon Jeffery’s injuries will stop the Bears from risking a long-term contract on the player despite him already ranking eighth in receiving yards and 10th in receptions in franchise history. But indications now are that the Bears are seriously..." January 01
The Score "The Chicago Bears will be without wide receiver Alshon Jeffery and defensive lineman Eddie Goldman for their season finale. Both players were placed on injured reserve Wednesday - Jeffery with a hamstring injury and Goldman with an ankle injury. Jeffery appeared in nine games this season,..." December 30
Pro Football Talk "The rough contract year for Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery continues. Jeffery, who had 1,000-plus-yard seasons in both 2013 and 2014, likely will miss his sixth game of the season on Sunday against the Bears. Jeffery is doubtful with a hamstring injury." December 26
Chicago Sun-Times "Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is questionable to return to Sunday’s game after injuring his hamstring. The Bears announced the malady with 4:18 to play in the third quarter. At the time, Jeffery had one catch, a 10-yard touchdown toward the end of the first half." December 20
ESPN "Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, who has been battling groin and shoulder injuries, is not expected to play Sunday against the Denver Broncos, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. Jeffery was listed as questionable Friday after missing practice for the second straight day...." November 22
ESPN "Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is questionable for Chicago's Week 11 matchup versus the Denver Broncos after groin and shoulder injuries kept Jeffery off the practice field for a second consecutive day. Bears running back Matt Forte (knee) and linebacker Pernell McPhee (knee) are..." November 21
Alshon Jeffery now has a shoulder injury on top of his groin injury. John Fox said 17 was limited today. #Bears
Bears WR Alshon Jeffery expected to play today despite groin injury; RB Matt Forte not expected to play due to knee injury, per sources.
ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, who missed the past four games with a hamstring injury, is active and will start against the Detroit Lions on Sunday. Jeffery, who had been officially listed as questionable, caught five passes for 78 yards in Chicago's Week 1 loss to Green..." October 18
CSN Chicago "The word “frustration” came up in coach John Fox’s Monday media discussion when the subject of wide receiver Alshon Jeffery was raised. Jeffery missed his fourth straight game with a hamstring injury. “[Frustration] is understandable on all sides,” Fox acknowledged. “Our medical people are..." October 13
Bears WR Alshon Jeffery expects to return from his hamstring injury for Sunday’s game against Raiders, per source (@tunasweasel's happy).
Windy City Gridiron "As expected the Chicago Bears announced that starting quarterback Jay Cutler will not play on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks because of his sore hamstring. Cutler hasn't practiced all week, but he was acting as a de facto coach by helping back up Jimmy Clausen prepare for the dangerous..." September 25
ESPN Chicago "Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is expected to be inactive for Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals, a league source confirmed. The Bears shut down Jeffery for the week after he experienced tightness in his left hamstring Thursday. The injury is not believed to be serious, per the..." September 20
ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, dealing with calf and hamstring injuries, experienced a setback and is questionable to play Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. Jeffery practiced without restrictions Wednesday and Thursday but missed practice on Friday with "hamstring tightness,"..." September 19
Good news for the #Bears & WR Alshon Jeffery. He’s expected to play even with the calf injury. Running on Monday gave him optimism.
Chicago Tribune "Officially, the Bears list top receiver Alshon Jeffery as questionable for their game against the Packers and don’t plan to update that status until Sunday morning. Still, all indications are Jeffery will try to give it a go when the season opens at Soldier Field. After practicing on a..." September 12
Chicago Tribune "Alshon Jeffery's "day-to-day" count stopped at 26 days. The Chicago Bears' top receiver returned to practice Wednesday morning at Halas Hall and was listed as limited on the team's injury report. He took part in position drills during the portion of practice open to media, which amounted to his..." September 10
Bears WRs Eddie Royal (hip) & Marquess Wilson (hamstring) participated in the part of practice open to media. Alshon Jeffery (calf) did not.
Bears' WR Alshon Jeffery is expected to miss about one week with his mild calf strain, per a source -- good news for Chicago.
ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bears coach John Fox plans to implement changes to the club’s offseason conditioning program, tweaks he believes should help Alshon Jeffery as he ascends to the role of No. 1 receiver with Brandon Marshall out of the picture. “I really liked Alshon coming out [of college],” Fox said..." March 26
Chicago Sun-Times "Jay Cutler didn’t bristle when we assumed the worst-case scenario — as we always do — and asked about a Bears offense without Brandon Marshall AND Alshon Jeffery. “It’s different. It’s definitely different, not having those guys out there,” Cutler said Thursday at Halas Hall. “We’ve still got..." September 12
Marshall, Jeffery, Garza, Slauson all sat out practice during portion media was allowed to view today for #Bears
Chicago Tribune "Chicago Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery received another accolade Friday to honor his breakthrough 2013 season. Jeffery was chosen by the Pro Football Writers’ Association as the league’s Most Improved Player. Jeffery will head to the Pro Bowl later this month, replacing Detroit’s Calvin Johnson..." January 18
CSN Chicago "If there was one positive takeaway from the Bears' loss to the Saints on Sunday afternoon it's the emergence of Alshon Jeffery. Jeffery finished the game with 10 receptions for 218 yards and a touchdown. He broke the Bears' previous all-time mark of 214 yards set by Harlon Hill in 1954 and..." October 07