Month: December 2008

Fantasy Friday: Week 15

Posted in News and Rumors on December 12, 2008 at 3:00 pm 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 »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 15

Posted in News and Rumors on December 12, 2008 at 10:44 am by

This is the Friday edition of Monday Morning Quarterback. And it’s definitely an enjoyable Friday morning with a Bears victory and the day off work. What we witnessed yesterday may have been agitating at times, […] Read the full article »

Bears-Saints postgame thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on December 12, 2008 at 12:26 am by

Driving home from my friend’s house a half-hour away, I had some extra time to process my postgame thoughts. During the course of a game, it’s normal to get emotional and overreact to certain things, […] Read the full article »

Breakdown of New Orleans Saints at Chicago Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on December 11, 2008 at 12:00 am by

Bears offense vs. Saints defense A lot of people might think that how the Bears handle the Saints offense is the single most important thing to watch in this contest. And while that certainly will […] Read the full article »

The Depth Chart: Week 15

Posted in News and Rumors on December 10, 2008 at 8:46 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 (11-2) (No. 1; L, 20-14 vs. Phi; No Change) The Giants lost a […] Read the full article »

Expected win yields little change in rankings

Posted in News and Rumors on December 10, 2008 at 12:00 am by

There weren’t a whole lot of experts — or average fans, for that matter — who thought the Bears were going to lose to the Jaguars this week. Hence, there was little movement for the […] Read the full article »

Why the Saints are so hard to stop

Posted in News and Rumors on December 9, 2008 at 12:00 am by

According to NFL.com’s record book, in 2000, the record for most passing yards in a season was set by the St. Louis Rams, dubbed “The Greatest Show on Turf” as a spin-off of P.T. Barnum’s […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 14

Posted in News and Rumors on December 8, 2008 at 2:38 pm by

Due to the tardiness of this post — and, once again, I apologize to those loyal readers who come here every Monday morning to read it — I’ve had plenty of time to reflect on […] Read the full article »

Note to readers

Posted in News and Rumors on December 8, 2008 at 10:14 am by

Note to readers: Monday Morning Quarterback will be delayed a couple hours today. Please come back in the afternoon for that post. Thanks!

Bears-Jaguars postgame thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on December 7, 2008 at 3:28 pm by

First, a few quick things about the game before I get into the grand scheme of it all. I was pleased with the way the Bears played in the first half against the Jaguars, racking […] Read the full article »