Monthly Archives: December 2009

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Packers

December 11th, 2009 - 7:20 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Generate pressure with the front four The Bears’ defensive linemen ought to be licking their chops this week. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been sacked a [...]

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Rodgers has early edge over Cutler in inequitable duel

December 10th, 2009 - 4:17 pm

If the oldest rivalry in professional football wasn’t enough to stir the pot for Bears and Packers fans, there’s a side story ongoing that will figure to make things even more interesting for the foreseeable future. After decades of erratic [...]

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Ravens-Packers MNF provides preview for Bears

December 8th, 2009 - 7:01 am

Monday night’s game between the Baltimore Ravens and Green Bay Packers provided Bears fans with a glimpse of what is to come in the next two weeks. The Bears will host the Packers this week at Soldier Field before traveling [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Rams (12.06.09)

December 7th, 2009 - 1:07 pm

It’s become excessively clear just how poorly this season has been for the Bears when the Monday morning following a victory is one filled with melancholy and disinterest. And to some, disappointment with the win. It’s clear that Bears fans [...]

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Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Rams (12.06.09)

December 6th, 2009 - 3:37 pm

With nothing but pride on the line, the Bears took the field and did what they had to do to win a game they should have won. There was nothing flashy about the victory. Jay Cutler threw for just 143 [...]

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Game Breakdown: Rams at Bears (12.06.09)

December 6th, 2009 - 10:06 am

Bears offense vs. Rams defense St. Louis’ defense is in the bottom third of the league against both the pass and the run, so the Bears’ offense should be able to run whatever it wants. The Bears have the worst [...]

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2009 Weekly Predictions: Week 13

December 5th, 2009 - 12:00 pm

I had a decent Week 12, missing on Buffalo’s victory over Miami, the Jets’ win over the Panthers, San Francisco’s victory over Jacksonville, Tennessee’s upset over the Cardinals, and the Saints’ trouncing of the Patriots (can’t argue with that incorrect [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Rams

December 4th, 2009 - 9:23 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Stop Steven Jackson Jackson did not fully practice this week and is questionable for the game on Sunday, but my hunch is that he’ll play. If [...]

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Tuesday Roundup: Urlacher, offensive line, and June

December 1st, 2009 - 6:59 pm

Over the weekend, Yahoo! Sports writer Michael Silver spent some time with Brian Urlacher and even watched the Vikings game with him. Some of what Urlacher said in the informal interview has been blown up in the Chicago media the [...]

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