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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013.
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Former Bears Pro Bowler Ron Smith dies

CHICAGO, June 3 (UPI) -- Ron Smith, the former Pro Bowl kick returner for the Chicago Bears, died after a brief illness, his family said. He was 70.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 7, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012.
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Report: Entire NBA season threatened ... Parcells among Hall of Fame candidates ... Foster practices for Texans ... T-Wolves officially name Adelman coach ... Sports news from United Press International.
Parcells among Hall of Fame candidates

Parcells among Hall of Fame candidates

CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Coaches Bill Cowher, Bill Parcells and Marty Schottenheimer were listed Wednesday among the 11 first-year candidates for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Bears great George McAfee dies

CHICAGO, March 6 (UPI) -- NFL Hall of Fame Chicago Bears running back George McAfee has died from undisclosed causes in Durham, N.C., at the age of 90.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 2, 2008.
By United Press International

Former Bears coach Jim Dooley dies at 77

CHICAGO, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Jim Dooley, who coached the Chicago Bears through three tough seasons and later returned as an assistant coach, has died at 77 of Lou Gehrig's disease.

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UPI almanac for Friday, Feb. 2, 2007.
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George Halas
Arizona Cardinals owner William Bidwill hold the George Halas Trophy after the Cardinals defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 32-25 in the NFC Championship game at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, January 18, 2009. (UPI Photo/Art Foxall)
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George Stanley Halas, Sr. (February 2, 1895 – October 31, 1983), nicknamed "Papa Bear" and "Mr. Everything", was a player, coach, owner and pioneer in professional American football. He was the iconic longtime leader of the NFL's Chicago Bears. He was also lesser known as an inventor, jurist, producer, philanthropist, and philatelist.

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