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Vikings | Corey Wootton expected to in rotation

Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:34:58 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Corey Wootton is expected to be part of a rotation at defensive end this upcoming season.

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Vikings | Brian Robison expects to compete for starting job

Sat, 29 Mar 2014 09:10:57 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Brian Robison hopes to start at defensive end in the 2014 season but understands that he will have to compete with DE Corey Wootton for the job.

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Vikings | Corey Wootton contract update

Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:45:30 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Minnesota Vikings have signed DE Corey Wootton to a one-year deal worth $1.5 million. Wootton can earn an additional $500,000 with incentives.

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Vikings | Corey Wootton agrees to terms

Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:56:37 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have agreed to terms with free-agent DE Corey Wootton (Bears) on a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Bears | Corey Wootton undergoes surgery

Mon, 13 Jan 2014 14:52:58 -0800

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (hip) underwent arthroscopic hip surgery last week. Wootton has been bothered by the injury for the last two years.

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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 | Landon Cohen might be called upon

Sun, 06 Oct 2013 15:22:43 -0700

Chicago Bears DT Landon Cohen and DT Corey Wootton might be the starting defensive tackles in Week 6 if DT Stephen Paea (toe) and DT Nate Collins (knee) are not healthy enough to play. Collins left the Week 5 game, and Paea was inactive due to turf toe.

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Bears | Corey Wootton could see time at DT

Mon, 23 Sep 2013 10:42:03 -0700

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton could see time at defensive tackle on a rotational basis because of the injury to DT Henry Melton (knee). Wootton has received time at defensive tackle earlier when defensive coordinator Mel Tucker wanted four pass rushers on the defensive line.

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Bears | LDE battle rages on

Mon, 02 Sep 2013 21:08:57 -0700

Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery said Monday, Sept. 2, that the team will make a decision on its starting left defensive end this week after reviewing how practices go. DE Shea McClellin is battling DE Corey Wootton for the starting gig.

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Bears | Several miss preseason opener

Sun, 11 Aug 2013 17:02:22 -0700

Chicago Bears TE Kyle Adams (hamstring), DT Jamaal Anderson (knee), CB Kelvin Hayden (hamstring), OT Jonathan Scott (knee) , LB D.J. Williams (calf) and DE Corey Wootton (calf) were each held out of the preseason opener Friday, Aug. 9, against the Carolina Panthers due to injury.

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Bears | Co-starters listed at LDE

Mon, 05 Aug 2013 21:09:18 -0700

The Chicago Bears released their first unofficial depth chart Monday, Aug. 5, and DEs Shea McClellin and Corey Wootton are listed as co-starters at left defensive end.

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Bears | Corey Wootton practicing

Sat, 03 Aug 2013 16:52:46 -0700

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (hip) is participating in practice Saturday, Aug. 3, after missing a couple of days because of a hip injury.

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Bears | Corey Wootton day-to-day

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 15:16:46 -0700

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (hip) is considered day-to-day because of a hip injury.

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Bears | Corey Wootton to undergo tests

Thu, 01 Aug 2013 10:00:49 -0700

Updating a previous report, Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (hip) will undergo an MRI on a hip injury he suffered Thursday, Aug. 1.

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Bears | More on Corey Wootton

Thu, 01 Aug 2013 09:28:56 -0700

Updating a previous report, Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (hip) left practice with a hip injury Thursday, Aug. 1.

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Bears | Corey Wootton leaves practice early

Thu, 01 Aug 2013 09:13:54 -0700

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (undisclosed) left practice early Thursday, Aug. 1.

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Bears | Corey Wootton filling big shoes

Fri, 26 Jul 2013 21:27:55 -0700

The Chicago Bears are using DL Corey Wootton at defensive end, and he will rotate inside on certain downs, similar to what former teammate DE Israel Idonije (Lions) did before departing.

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Bears | Four players to get bigger 2013 salaries

Wed, 30 Jan 2013 14:28:19 -0800

Carolina Panthers OT J'Marcus Webb, DE Corey Wootton, FS Major Wright and PK Robbie Gould will receive increased 2013 base salaries because of incentives in their contracts. Gould's salary will go from $2.325 million to $2.425 million while the other three players will go from $630,000 to $1.323 million.

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Bears | Corey Wootton expected to start

Fri, 04 Jan 2013 15:21:38 -0800

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton likely will be one of the team's starting defensive ends next season.

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Bears | Corey Wootton banged up

Sat, 18 Aug 2012 23:12:11 -0700

Chicago Bears DL Corey Wootton (groin) tweaked his groin in the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 18.

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Bears | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 01 Jan 2012 08:58:20 -0800

The Chicago Bears have declared TE Andre P. Smith, DL Corey Wootton, DL Jordan Miller, OG Levi Horn, OL Mansfield Wrotto, RB Marion Barber III, QB Nathan Enderle inactive for Week 17.

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Bears | Six players probable

Fri, 30 Dec 2011 12:59:09 -0800

Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester (ankle), TE Kellen Davis (illness), OG Chris Spencer (back), DE Corey Wootton (concussion) and LBs Lance Briggs (ankle) and Nick Roach (shin) are listed as probable for Week 17 and are expected to play. Briggs was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 30, while the other five fully participated in practice.

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Bears | Four players fully practice

Thu, 29 Dec 2011 16:52:30 -0800

Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester (ankle), C Chris Spencer (back), DE Corey Wootton (concussion) and LB Nick Roach (shin) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 29.

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Bears | Four limited

Wed, 28 Dec 2011 15:17:09 -0800

Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester (ankle), LB Nick Roach (shin), C Chris Spencer (back) and DL Corey Wootton (concussion) were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 28.

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Bears | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 13 Nov 2011 12:08:41 -0800

The Chicago Bears have declared TE Andre P. Smith, DL Corey Wootton, OT Gabe Carimi, RB Kahlil Bell, DL Matt Toeaina, QB Nathan Enderle, DL Nick Reed inactive for Week 10.

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Bears | Week 9 Inactives

Mon, 07 Nov 2011 16:07:12 -0800

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Anthony Adams, DL Corey Wootton, OT Gabe Carimi, LB Jabara Williams, RB Kahlil Bell, DL Mario Addison, QB Nathan Enderle inactive for Week 9.

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Bears | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 23 Oct 2011 08:55:08 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Corey Wootton, WR Earl Bennett, OT Gabe Carimi, FS Major Wright, DL Mario Addison, DL Matt Toeaina, QB Nathan Enderle inactive for Week 7.

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Bears | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 16 Oct 2011 16:27:37 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared SS Chris Harris, DL Corey Wootton, WR Earl Bennett, OT Gabe Carimi, DL Matt Toeaina, QB Nathan Enderle, DL Nick Reed inactive for Week 6.

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Bears | Corey Wootton not expected to dress

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 18:56:18 -0700

Chicago Bears DL Corey Wootton (hand) is not expected to dress after fracturing his left hand in practice last week.

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Bears | Corey Wootton probable for Week 6

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 15:53:19 -0700

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (hand) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 14. He is listed as probable for Week 6 but is not expected to play.

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Bears | Two fully practice

Thu, 13 Oct 2011 17:19:50 -0700

Chicago Bears WR Earl Bennett (chest) and DE Corey Wootton (hand) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 13.

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Bears | Corey Wootton practices

Wed, 12 Oct 2011 14:34:27 -0700

Chicago Bears DL Corey Wootton (hand) practiced in full Wednesday, Oct. 12.

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Bears | Week 5 Inactives

Mon, 10 Oct 2011 17:05:45 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Corey Wootton, WR Earl Bennett, OT Gabe Carimi, RB Kahlil Bell, DL Mario Addison, QB Nathan Enderle, DL Stephen Paea inactive for Week 5.

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Bears | Five players listed as probable

Sat, 08 Oct 2011 13:49:31 -0700

Chicago Bears TE Matt Spaeth (calf), OG Chris Spencer (hand), DE Corey Wootton (hand), CB Charles Tillman (hip) and SS Chris Harris (hamstring) fully participated in practice Saturday, Oct. 8, and are listed as probable for Week 5.

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Bears | Corey Wootton breaks hand

Sat, 08 Oct 2011 08:23:26 -0700

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (hand) will not play in Week 5 because of a broken hand.

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Bears | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 25 Sep 2011 12:33:11 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared SS Chris Harris, DL Corey Wootton, OT Gabe Carimi, FS Major Wright, RB Marion Barber III, DL Stephen Paea inactive for Week 3.

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Bears | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 18 Sep 2011 08:52:23 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared SS Chris Harris, DL Corey Wootton, OG Lance Louis, RB Marion Barber III, QB Nathan Enderle, WR Roy Williams, DL Stephen Paea inactive for Week 2.

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Bears | Corey Wootton listed as questionable for Week 2

Fri, 16 Sep 2011 13:52:08 -0700

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 16. He is listed as questionable for the game and may sit out the game.

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Bears | Four practice in full

Thu, 15 Sep 2011 13:48:37 -0700

Chicago Bears CB Zackary Bowman (hamstring), LB Lance Briggs (knee), WR Sam Hurd (ankle) and DL Corey Wootton (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 15.

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Bears | Two fully practice

Wed, 14 Sep 2011 13:35:51 -0700

Chicago Bears WR Sam Hurd (ankle) and DE Corey Wootton (knee) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Sept. 14.

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Bears | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 11 Sep 2011 08:53:25 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared DL Corey Wootton, OG Edwin Williams, DL Mario Addison, RB Marion Barber III, QB Nathan Enderle, WR Sam Hurd, DL Stephen Paea inactive for Week 1.

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Bears | Two listed as questionable for Week 1

Fri, 09 Sep 2011 15:59:24 -0700

Chicago Bears WR Sam Hurd (ankle) and DE Corey Wootton (knee) were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 9, and are listed as questionable for Week 1.

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Bears | Corey Wootton limited

Thu, 08 Sep 2011 15:14:30 -0700

Chicago Bears DE Corey Wootton (knee) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 8.

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Bears | Three limited

Wed, 07 Sep 2011 17:37:09 -0700

Chicago Bears DT Anthony Adams (calf), WR Sam Hurd (ankle) and DE Corey Wootton (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 7.

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Bears | Three limited Wednesday

Wed, 07 Sep 2011 14:58:24 -0700

Chicago Bears WR Sam Hurd (ankle), DE Corey Wootton (knee) and DT Anthony Adams (calf) were limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 7.

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Bears | Several players to miss preseason finale

Thu, 01 Sep 2011 07:51:50 -0700

Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith confirmed that none of the injured players will play in the team's preseason finale. That includes LB Lance Briggs (knee), DL Anthony Adams (calf), RB Marion Barber III (calf), DE Corey Wootton (knee), WR Sam Hurd (ankle) and TE Desmond Clark (knee).

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Bears | Corey Wootton to practice next week

Wed, 31 Aug 2011 21:21:30 -0700

Chicago Bears offensive coordinator Rod Marinelli said Wednesday, Aug. 31, that DL Corey Wootton (knee) is expected to start practicing next week.

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Bears | Corey Wootton not ruling out opener

Tue, 30 Aug 2011 14:35:38 -0700

Chicago Bears DL Corey Wootton (knee) is not ruling out being ready to play in the season opener Sept. 11. However, he still hasn't practiced since undergoing surgery on his right knee.

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Bears | Eight players miss practice

Mon, 29 Aug 2011 15:19:47 -0700

Chicago Bears RB Marion Barber III (calf), WRs Sam Hurd (ankle) and Devin Hester (undisclosed), TE Desmond Clark (knee) and Kellen Davis (back), DE Corey Wootton (knee), DT Anthony Adams (calf) and LB Lance Briggs (knee) did not participate in practice Monday, Aug. 29.

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Bears | Five miss practice

Wed, 24 Aug 2011 12:39:09 -0700

Chicago Bears WR Sam Hurd (leg), DE Corey Wootton (knee), DT Anthony Adams (calf), LB Lance Briggs (undisclosed) and CB Mike Holmes (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Aug. 24.

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