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Bears players take to Twitter to welcome Jared Allen
Say this for the Jared Allen signing: it sure has Bears players excited.
“A changing of the guard in the #NFC North,” linebacker Lance Briggs Tweeted on Wednesday. “#69 a Bear! It’s looking up for this bunch!”
Guard Kyle Long joked on Twitter that he “woke up to 1,000,000 text messages … RIGHTFULLY SO,” because of the team’s four-year, $32 million deal with the defensive end.
“Great news hearing we picked up Jared Allen today,” tackle Jermon Bushrod wrote.
Defensive tackle Nate Collins sounded thrilled, too.
“Yessssssss Jared Allen!!!” he wrote. “Man did we make some moves this offseason …
“Man, this year is going to be awesome!”