Month: September 2009

The Depth Chart: 2009 Week 4 Power Rankings

Posted in News and Rumors on September 29, 2009 at 9:22 pm by

(Previous Rank; Previous Result; Rank Change) 1. New York Giants (No. 1; W, 24-0 vs. TB; No Change) Cruised to a shutout victory over a bad Buccaneers team. They’re going to be difficult to stop. […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Seahawks (9.27.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 28, 2009 at 11:50 am by

The Bears entered Seattle on Sunday, one of the most difficult places to play a football game, and walked away with an exciting, 25-19 victory to advance their record to 2-1. Considering the circumstances, which […] Read the full article »

Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Seahawks (9.27.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 27, 2009 at 5:48 pm by

I don’t mean to be a glass is half-empty guy, but can the defense play any worse than they did against the Seahawks? Hopefully, we don’t have to find that out. I think Dick Stockton […] Read the full article »

Game Breakdown: Bears at Seahawks (9.27.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 26, 2009 at 7:19 pm by

Bears offense vs. Seahawks defense The Bears thus far are the 30th ranked rushing offense in the league, but with good cause. They’ve faced two 3-4 defenses, which are often difficult to run against. The […] Read the full article »

2009 Weekly Predictions: Week 3

Posted in Predictions on September 26, 2009 at 6:03 pm by

I don’t know what it is with me and Week 2 predictions, but much like last year’s Week 2, I struggled and finished with just a .500 record. This week’s slate of games figures to […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Seahawks

Posted in News and Rumors on September 24, 2009 at 5:43 pm by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Run the football While listening to WSCR 670 The Score, I heard a hot topic this week among different hosts about […] Read the full article »

Ogunleye right about “select few” of boo birds

Posted in News and Rumors on September 24, 2009 at 1:25 pm by

Adewale Ogunleye was asked about recent comments he made on his blog this week about fans that booed the Bears during Sunday’s 17-14 victory over the defending champions Pittsburgh Steelers. In his blog entry, he […] Read the full article »

The Depth Chart: 2009 Week 3 Power Rankings

Posted in News and Rumors on September 23, 2009 at 9:45 pm by

(Previous Rank; Previous Result; Rank Change) 1. New York Giants (No. 3; W, 33-21 vs. Dal; Up 2) Eli Manning looked poised in helping the Giants pick up a victory over Dallas in the Cowboys’ […] Read the full article »

Brown “should be good to go”

Posted in News and Rumors on September 21, 2009 at 5:31 pm by

Bears coach Lovie Smith said defensive end Alex Brown has “no more than” an ankle sprain and “should be good to go.” Brown, the team’s most dependable end over the past seven years, injured his […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Steelers (9.20.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 21, 2009 at 8:06 am by

Lost in the dramatics of Robbie Gould’s game-winning 44-yard field goal against the Pittsburgh Steelers is the fact that the Bears not only defeated the defending champions but avoided an 0-2 record that few teams […] Read the full article »