Month: November 2009

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Vikings (11.29.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on November 30, 2009 at 12:50 pm by

I know the Minnesota Vikings are one of, if not the best football team in the NFL, but the Bears’ performance Sunday against their division rival was even worse than the final score indicated. From […] Read the full article »

Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Vikings (11.29.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on November 29, 2009 at 6:40 pm by

With all things considered, the Bears played one of their best first quarters of the season, holding the Vikings scoreless and heading into the second period tied at 0. Little else went right for them […] Read the full article »

Game Breakdown: Bears at Vikings (11.29.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on November 29, 2009 at 10:40 am by

Bears offense vs. Vikings defense For three straight seasons from 2006-2008, Minnesota finished with the No. 1 run defense. This year, they’re No. 3 with six games to go. That’s no small feat, mostly because […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Vikings

Posted in News and Rumors on November 28, 2009 at 3:18 pm by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Contain Adrian Peterson Nobody ever truly stops Peterson because he possesses a rare combination of speed and power. But he is […] Read the full article »

If you haven’t already, get ready to swallow your pride

Posted in News and Rumors on November 27, 2009 at 1:18 pm by

It’s one thing to wake up Monday mornings and feel as though you wasted three hours of your life the previous day watching a Bears team that sometimes looks inept. For the most part, the […] Read the full article »

2009 Weekly Predictions: Week 12

Posted in Predictions on November 26, 2009 at 10:02 am by

Week 11 was a bit quirky. I had a good week at 12-4, but it could’ve been better if not for a couple of extreme upsets. I’m not sure how the Chiefs beat the Steelers […] Read the full article »

Report of potential coaching change increases pressure to perform

Posted in News and Rumors on November 25, 2009 at 4:15 pm by

The Bears have a lot more riding on Sunday afternoon’s game against the division rival Minnesota Vikings than pride, and I’m not talking about the playoffs. Tuesday evening, Pro Football Weekly publisher and editor Hub […] Read the full article »

Brett Favre on how Jay Cutler compares to Favre’s younger self

Posted in News and Rumors on November 25, 2009 at 3:39 pm by

“I think he’s better.” -Vikings quarterback Brett Favre, when asked to compare Bears quarterback Jay Cutler to himself when he was a younger quarterback.

Bears ownership exploring front office and coaching change?

Posted in News and Rumors on November 24, 2009 at 5:41 pm by

Pro Football Weekly publisher and editor Hub Arkush has reported that certain individuals within the Bears organization are inquiring about possible changes at head coach and general manager. Arkush appeared on the Boers and Bernstein […] Read the full article »

Lovie Smith on his team’s 2009 playoff chances

Posted in News and Rumors on November 24, 2009 at 6:46 am by

“I still feel like we’re in the mix… if we can correct a lot of things.” -Bears coach Lovie Smith on his team’s chances of making the playoffs after the Bears dropped to 4-6 following […] Read the full article »