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Patrick Mannelly | Tackle

Team: Chicago Bears
Age / DOB:  (38) / 4/18/1975
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 265
College: Duke
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The Bears want to re-sign free agent LS Patrick Mannelly.
Mannelly, 38, is scheduled for minor hip surgery soon. If he wants to continue his playing career, he'll have a job with Chicago. Mannelly holds the franchise record games played with 245. Jan 23 - 11:08 AM

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Bears signed LS Patrick Mannelly to a one-year extension.

Mannelly was headed toward the open market, but is now signed through 2013. Mannelly has been long-snapping for the Bears' perennially excellent special teams since 1998, and has missed just nine games in 15 years. He'll turn 38 in April.
Mon, Dec 24, 2012 11:39:00 AM

Bears placed LS Patrick Mannelly on injured reserve with a torn left ACL, ending his season.

Mannelly had played in a franchise-record 215 straight games. Fullback Tyler Clutts is expected to serve as the Bears' long-snapper in the interim, although the Bears may look outside the organization.
Mon, Nov 21, 2011 11:27:00 AM

Bears LS Pat Mannelly left Sunday's game in the first half with a knee injury.

Hopefully the injury isn't serious, as Mannelly has played in a franchise-record 215 consecutive games. Tyler Clutts will take over long-snapping duties if Mannelly can't return.
Sun, Nov 20, 2011 05:46:00 PM

Bears signed LS Patrick Mannelly to a two-year extension through 2012.

A Duke alum, the 35-year-old is in his 13th season as the Bears' deep snapper. Mannelly and C Olin Kreutz are the two longest tenured players on the roster. He was previously slated for unrestricted free agency in 2011.
Mon, Dec 27, 2010 03:36:00 PM

Bears signed long snapper Patrick Mannelly to a six-year contract.

Good through 2010, he must be one awesome snapper. Mannelly has appeared in 109 games in his seven seasons with the Bears.
Mon, Feb 14, 2005 06:15:00 PM