Month: November 2008

Bears-Vikings postgame thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on November 30, 2008 at 10:33 pm by

Once again, I get the privilege of writing my postgame thoughts during the fourth quarter and get them out of the way early. There is absolutely nothing good to take away from this game. An […] Read the full article »

Bears-Vikings halftime thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on November 30, 2008 at 9:14 pm by

My, what a difference of a few minutes can make in an NFL game. One minute, the Bears were at the 1-yard line, about to take a 14-3 lead, and the next minute, the Bears […] Read the full article »

With Vasher on IR, it’s Graham’s show now

Posted in News and Rumors on November 30, 2008 at 9:38 am by

For weeks, there were concerns among Bears fans and analysts that Nathan Vasher was a main problem in the breakdown of the pass defense. Many speculated that Corey Graham should have started ahead of him […] Read the full article »

Breakdown of Chicago Bears at Minnesota Vikings

Posted in News and Rumors on November 30, 2008 at 12:36 am by

Bears offense vs. Vikings defense The last time the Bears and Vikings met, the final score resembled an Arena Football game as neither defense wanted to show up when it mattered. The Bears won the […] Read the full article »

Stopping “All Day” Peterson requires all day effort

Posted in News and Rumors on November 29, 2008 at 3:35 pm by

If you haven’t yet heard, the Vikings’ Adrian Peterson’s nickname is A.D., which stands for All Day. He’s also been known as “Purple Jesus”, because some say he is a savior. But what they don’t […] Read the full article »

Forte named Rookie of the Week

Posted in News and Rumors on November 29, 2008 at 2:29 pm by

Bears running back Matt Forte was named Diet Pepsi Rookie of the Week for his performance in the Bears’ 27-3 victory over the St. Louis Rams last week. Forte rushed for 139 yards and two […] Read the full article »

Week 13 predictions

Posted in Predictions on November 29, 2008 at 10:00 am by

Week 12 brought us some upsets and gave me a few more losses than I would have liked. Cleveland always messes with picks because they’re so inconsistent. Buffalo exploded for 54 points after losing 4 […] Read the full article »

Fantasy Friday: Week 13

Posted in News and Rumors on November 28, 2008 at 7:19 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 »

Fantasy Thanksgiving

Posted in News and Rumors on November 26, 2008 at 10:17 pm by

Because it’s Thanksgiving and there are three games on Thursday this week, here’s a special edition of Fantasy Friday. There will still be a normal edition on Friday, though, so come back for more fantasy […] Read the full article »

The Depth Chart: Week 13

Posted in News and Rumors on November 26, 2008 at 9:40 pm by

My power rankings for the NFL. (Previous Rank; Last Week’s Result; Movement in the Depth Chart). High Five 1. New York Giants (10-1) (No. 2; W, 37-29 vs. Ari; Up 1) It was just a […] Read the full article »