Month: October 2009

2009 Weekly Predictions: Week 8

Posted in Predictions on October 31, 2009 at 6:00 am by

I don’t know what it was about the afternoon games last week, but I really struggled with my picks. I had a great week going with the early games and then when the afternoon games […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Browns

Posted in News and Rumors on October 29, 2009 at 9:57 pm by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Run the football The Browns have the second-worst run defense in the league, allowing 170.6 rushing yards per game. The Bears […] Read the full article »

The Depth Chart: 2009 Week 8 Power Rankings

Posted in News and Rumors on October 29, 2009 at 5:15 pm by

(Previous Rank; Previous Result; Rank Change) 1. Indianapolis Colts (No. 1; W, 42-6 vs. Stl; No Change) Continue to cruise with little to no resistance. San Francisco and Houston should be minor speed bumps over […] Read the full article »

For better or worse, these are your Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on October 26, 2009 at 6:00 pm by

I don’t mean to be the bearer of bad news for those fans that subscribe to the Barack Obama method of handling football affairs, but change will not be coming to Chicago any time soon. […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Bengals (10.25.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on October 26, 2009 at 9:09 am by

I spent about a half hour this morning trying to think of a good lede for this column, but nothing came to mind. The Bears’ 45-10 loss to the Bengals was a demoralizing loss, simply […] Read the full article »

Lovie Smith on his team’s first half performance

Posted in News and Rumors on October 25, 2009 at 5:43 pm by

“We’ve got the momentum going into the locker room.” -FOX sideline reporter Laura Okmin, relaying what Lovie Smith told her at halftime of the Bears’ 45-10 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals on Oct. 25, 2009. […] Read the full article »

Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Bengals (10.25.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on October 25, 2009 at 5:11 pm by

I don’t have many thoughts to share, so I’ll keep this brief. That was the worst Bears game I can remember seeing. And the only thing worse than seeing the Bears lose 45-10 is losing […] Read the full article »

Halftime Thoughts: Bears vs. Bengals (10.25.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on October 25, 2009 at 3:48 pm by

Wow, let’s start preparing for 2010. That was about the worst performance I can ever remember from a Bears team. Five possessions, five scores for the Bengals. Five possessions, one field goal for the Bears. […] Read the full article »

Game Breakdown: Bears at Bengals (10.25.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on October 25, 2009 at 9:59 am by

Bears offense vs. Bengals defense As odd as it is for you to read it, it’s just as odd for me to type it, but the Bears are riding their offense this season. When the […] Read the full article »

2009 Weekly Predictions: Week 7

Posted in Predictions on October 24, 2009 at 9:00 am by

I had a rough Week 6 as I finished just barely over the .500 mark. Oakland’s upset over Philadelphia and Buffalo’s upset over the New York Jets were the biggest surprises. The Texans’ and the […] Read the full article »