Month: December 2008

Bears-Jaguars halftime thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on December 7, 2008 at 1:44 pm by

It’s still early, but it’s possibly shaping up to be a good day for the Bears on more than one front. Not only are they taking it to the Jaguars and leading, 20-3, at halftime, […] Read the full article »

Clark, Ogunleye, Adams will play against Jaguars

Posted in News and Rumors on December 7, 2008 at 10:39 am by

Bears tight end Desmond Clark, defensive end Adewale Ogunleye, and defensive tackle Anthony Adams will all play today against the Jacksonville Jaguars, head coach Lovie Smith confirmed on FOX’s Bears GameDay Live. Clark suffered a […] Read the full article »

Breakdown of Jacksonville Jaguars at Chicago Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on December 6, 2008 at 11:31 pm by

Bears offense vs. Jaguars defense The Bears’ offense just hasn’t been the same in the second half of the season as it was in the first. Is it because of Kyle Orton’s ankle injury, or […] Read the full article »

Week 14 predictions

Posted in Predictions on December 6, 2008 at 8:00 am by

I had a second-straight 10-6 mark for Week 13, with Denver’s upset over the Jets and the 49ers’ upset over the Bills being the major hurdles. I was wrong about the Packers for the second […] Read the full article »

Friday’s news and tidbits

Posted in News and Rumors on December 5, 2008 at 6:40 pm by

Five Bears players appeared on the injury report Friday, including defensive tackle Dusty Dvoracek, who is out for the season. Fullback Jason McKie (quadricep) is listed as doubtful, Anthony Adams (foot) and Adewale Ogunleye (shoulder) […] Read the full article »

Fantasy Friday: Week 14

Posted in News and Rumors on December 5, 2008 at 1:22 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 »

The Depth Chart: Week 14

Posted in News and Rumors on December 4, 2008 at 6:22 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. 1; W, 23-7 vs. Was; No Change) Rolled to an easy […] Read the full article »

Bears drop to post-Packers game ranking

Posted in News and Rumors on December 3, 2008 at 12:34 pm by

Interestingly, the Bears dropped this week to nearly the same ranking in all publications that they had received following their loss to the Packers two weeks ago. The Bears are still higher than the Top […] Read the full article »

Vikings’ Williams Wall comes down

Posted in News and Rumors on December 2, 2008 at 8:26 pm by

The NFL suspended six players from three different teams on Tuesday for the final four games of the regular season for using a diuretic, which can serve as a masking agent for steroids. Among those […] Read the full article »

Dvoracek on IR for third straight season

Posted in News and Rumors on December 1, 2008 at 9:08 pm by

Bears defensive tackle Dusty Dvoracek will be placed on injured reserve for the third season in a row after he ruptured his right biceps on the second play of the Minnesota game. Anthony Adams figures […] Read the full article »