Month: December 2009

Finishing 7-9 won’t make up management’s minds

Posted in News and Rumors on December 31, 2009 at 10:53 am by

The Bears played an incredibly competitive game Monday night against the Vikings and the result was the most entertaining game to watch of the season. Calling performances microcosms of something bigger has become cliché, but […] Read the full article »

Note to readers

Posted in News and Rumors on December 29, 2009 at 6:30 pm by

Due to an illness, I was not able to write a Monday Morning Quarterback today. I will try again tomorrow if I’m feeling better. Thanks!

Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Vikings (12.28.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 28, 2009 at 11:39 pm by

I’ll keep my postgame thoughts brief because I’m only hours away from posting my Tuesday edition of Monday Morning Quarterback. This game was essentially the Bears’ Super Bowl. It was a game against a division […] Read the full article »

Game Breakdown: Vikings at Bears (12.28.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 28, 2009 at 11:01 am by

Bears offense vs. Vikings defense Minnesota has the No. 4 run defense whereas the Bears have the second-worst rushing offense. Expecting the Bears to get anything going in this department would be unfair, even if […] Read the full article »

2009 Weekly Predictions: Week 16

Posted in Predictions on December 25, 2009 at 3:12 pm by

I had a rough Week 15, missing on seven total games. The Vikings’ loss to the Panthers, the Broncos’ defeat to the Raiders, and Dallas’ upset over New Orleans were the biggest surprises to me. […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Vikings

Posted in News and Rumors on December 24, 2009 at 7:00 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Keep the Vikings’ offense off the field The Bears had the right formula last week to beat the Ravens, they just […] Read the full article »

He’s making a list, he’s checking it twice…

Posted in News and Rumors on December 23, 2009 at 10:24 am by

I’ve mentioned a few times this year, most recently in my Monday Morning Quarterback this week, that my biggest problem with the Bears’ defense this season is how often I’ve had to hear broadcasters announce […] Read the full article »

The 12 More Days of This Season

Posted in News and Rumors on December 22, 2009 at 7:00 am by

When there’s little else to write about, one has to get creative with his posts. Pardon my attempt at humor, but here’s my modified version of the Christmas carol, The 12 Days of Christmas. On […] Read the full article »

Olin Kreutz on the state of the organization

Posted in News and Rumors on December 21, 2009 at 12:51 pm by

“There is a lot wrong with the whole organization, but it is not Lovie. You can’t concern yourself with their job, but you can’t help but think about it. It has to be fixed from […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Ravens (12.20.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 21, 2009 at 9:53 am by

It’s been five years since the last time I watched Bears games with an eye toward next season, but the feeling has returned. That season five years ago was Lovie’s first as head coach of […] Read the full article »