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Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

Posted on: September 14, 2011 2:27 pm
Edited on: September 14, 2011 2:31 pm
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Posted by Ryan Wilson

Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher was dominating in his Week 1 performance against the Falcons. He recorded an interception and returned a fumble for a touchdown as Chicago rolled Atlanta, 30-12.

On Wednesday, Urlacher was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week, but the linebacker won't be with the team for several days and may not be available when the Bears face the Saints Sunday.

According to a statement from the team, Urlacher's mother passed away unexpectedly.

"My first priority right now is to be with my family as we mourn her loss and make the arrangements to lay her to rest," Urlacher said. "This is a very difficult and emotional time for us and I sincerely ask that you respect our privacy. Thank you."

Thoughts and prayers go out to Urlacher and his family.

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Comments

Since: Feb 3, 2007
Posted on: September 15, 2011 6:22 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

jpoole....most eagles fans are good like you, however, it is the others than give philly its reputation...



Since: Oct 30, 2006
Posted on: September 15, 2011 6:05 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

Wow Brian. A public comment in support of your private week. You're in my thoughts and prayers as is your family. This is one game I'll have zero issues if you miss. Some things are far more important than your job.



Since: Jan 17, 2008
Posted on: September 15, 2011 6:00 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

Our prayers for Your Mother, You and Your Family.
She's now in Better life on GOD hands.
Forgot the Football and spend the time with Your Family given the strength that they needs.
GOD Bless You and Your Mom Rest In Peace



Since: Nov 5, 2008
Posted on: September 15, 2011 1:43 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

He made her proud. Thoughts and prayers to his family.

God help the next team he faces.



Since: Sep 7, 2007
Posted on: September 15, 2011 1:24 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

RIP Mrs. Urlacher.

The Saints offense should be worried if he plays on Sunday because he might be just a bit angry about something.


Bear Down Bears 



Since: Sep 5, 2006
Posted on: September 15, 2011 1:15 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

Thoughts and prayers go out to Brian Urlacher and his family.  Forget football it will be there for him when he is ready to get back to it. 




Since: Jun 25, 2010
Posted on: September 15, 2011 1:02 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

LIfe.



Since: Sep 13, 2011
Posted on: September 15, 2011 12:58 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

Hope you can play sunday to try and take your mind off your tragic loss for at least a few hours. But if not my prayers for you, she is now in a better place watching you dominate from above and away from greed, crime, and losers like ZEP who can't be mature when the time calls because they have no class. And I'm sure he is reading all this and laughing because he thinks it is funny, siiiiiggggghhhhh oh well.   



Since: Jul 22, 2010
Posted on: September 15, 2011 12:57 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

Angelripper I hope 7 Bears come and kick the crap out of your stupid Ass!  What an A__Hole!



Since: Jul 22, 2010
Posted on: September 15, 2011 12:49 am
 

Brian Urlacher's mother dies unexpectedly

  This is certainly a shame and good luck to the family.  Lovie said you were one of the first to call him when his mother passed away earlier this year.  It's sometimes hard in situations like this if you should play or stay with the family.  Do what ever you think your mom would have wanted!  RIP


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