CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Bears have ended a pregame perk that prompted a federal lawsuit by a lifelong Green Bay Packers fan who wanted to wear the Wisconsin teams green and gold apparel to warmups at Soldier Field.Bears attorney Paul Greenwalt told The Chicago Tribune that the team is eliminating the program that allows season ticket holders to attend pregame warmups in a marketing reorganization. He said that means Russell Beckmans lawsuit Dexter Lawrence Jersey , which accuses the Bears of violating free-speech rights by prohibiting fans from wearing Packers gear at the warmups, is no longer applicable.A judge has given the team until mid-February to file for dismissal. The Bears sought to have the case dismissed last year, but the motion was denied.Beckman filed the lawsuit in 2017 . He lives in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin about an hour drive north of Chicago and holds Bears season tickets Deandre Baker Jersey , the lawsuit said. Beckman said he was able to attend the pregame warmups in 2014 and 2015, often wearing a Packers jersey and hat, green and yellow beads and with his beard dyed green.The Bears sent Beckman an email before a Bears-Packers game warning in capital letters, NO OPPOSING TEAM GEAR WILL BE ALLOWED Oshane Ximines Jersey , according to the lawsuit. He went in Packers apparel anyway and was turned away.Beckman sent an email to Bears executives urging them to stop coddling the team by creating segregated safe spaces for Bears fans, according to court records.Beckman sought to have a temporary restraining order and injunction so he could wear Packers attire at the pregame events while the lawsuit is being decided, but a judge denied the request. When Ravens coach John Harbaugh declared Gus Edwards the teams No. 1 running back this offseason, he was technically talking about a player who wasnt under contract. That matter has been resolved.Edwards signed his free agent tender with the Ravens today Julian Love Jersey , a league source tells PFT.Technically, Edwards was an exclusive-rights free agent, which means he couldnt sign with any other team. For exclusive-rights free agents, signing is basically a formality Darius Slayton Jersey , as they would have no leverage if they tried to get a better deal than the tender offer.Edwards initially signed as an undrafted rookie with the Ravens last year, was cut at the end of the preseason and then signed to the practice squad. When he finally made the active roster, in October, he immediately impressed T.J. Hockenson Jersey , and by the end of the regular season and the playoffs, he was the Ravens top running back.Hes expected to compete with Mark Ingram to be the top running back heading into this season as well, and now he can get to work.