Month: October 2008

Bears-Vikings postgame thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on October 19, 2008 at 4:02 pm by

There’s undoubtedly a huge sigh of relief across Chicago as the Bears hung on to a much-needed divisional victory over the Minnesota Vikings. It was a game that surely resembled an Arena Football contest as […] Read the full article »

Bears-Vikings halftime thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on October 19, 2008 at 1:43 pm by

It looks like my pregame anxiety was warranted as the Bears’ defense is hanging off the ledge. Corey Graham has played okay — including picking up an interception — but he’s not Charles Tillman or […] Read the full article »

Bears-Vikings pregame thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on October 19, 2008 at 11:50 am by

We have about 15 minutes until kickoff and I can’t help but feel a twinge of anxiety. And it’s not the normal butterflies I feel every Sunday — and have felt on Friday nights and […] Read the full article »

Tillman, Vasher to miss Vikings game

Posted in News and Rumors on October 19, 2008 at 10:38 am by

The Bears will be without both starting cornerbacks this week as Charles Tillman and Nathan Vasher will be inactive. Lovie Smith announced on Bears Game Day Live on Fox that Corey Graham and Trumaine McBride […] Read the full article »

Breakdown of Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on October 18, 2008 at 9:04 pm by

Bears offense vs. Vikings defense My, how far we’ve come in six weeks. Heading into the season, the talk of the NFC North was how good the Vikings were supposed to be led by “Purple […] Read the full article »

Week 7 predictions

Posted in Predictions on October 18, 2008 at 12:09 pm by

Well, for the second straight week, I had a .500 result. Thank God I’m not a gambling man, but I’d still like to finish above .500 for the season and I’m definitely on pace for […] Read the full article »

Bears vs. Vikings: Expert picks

Posted in News and Rumors on October 17, 2008 at 11:29 pm by

Looking around the web at expert picks for Week 7, there’s almost unanimous consent that the Bears will beat the Vikings this weekend. ESPN’s panel of 8 experts all picked the Bears to top the […] Read the full article »

Bears-Vikings injury update

Posted in News and Rumors on October 17, 2008 at 8:15 pm by

At quick glance, one would become concerned with the quantity of players on the Bears’ injury report for this week’s matchup with the Vikings. The Bears have 12 players listed, a total bested by just […] Read the full article »

Wade: Berrian will be booed

Posted in News and Rumors on October 17, 2008 at 4:46 pm by

Perusing Minnesota newspapers out of sheer curiosity for outsiders’ opinions about this week’s Bears-Vikings game, I came across a predictable, yet interesting article. From startribune.com, former Bears wide receiver Bobby Wade said he expects new […] Read the full article »

Fantasy Friday: Week 7

Posted in News and Rumors on October 17, 2008 at 12:00 am by

Here’s this week’s look at good and bad fantasy matchups. Note: I try to pick less obvious players. I’m not going to tell you to play Peyton Manning or LaDainian Tomlinson or Randy Moss. No […] Read the full article »