Monthly Archives: January 2010

Bears becoming a league punchline

January 26th, 2010 - 6:35 pm

In the NFL, three years is a lifetime, so it’s understandable why Bears fans are upset that their team hasn’t been to the playoffs during that span. In life, three years goes by rather quickly and it’s hard to believe [...]

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2009 Weekly Predictions: Conference Championship predictions

January 23rd, 2010 - 11:18 am

Through two weeks of playoff picks, I’m 1-7. I’m not exactly having success picking playoff games. I’m tempted to pick the Vikings this week over the Saints since my picks have been so bad and maybe I can jinx them, [...]

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Chudzinski smartest choice at this point

January 22nd, 2010 - 8:50 am

San Diego Chargers assistant head coach/tight ends Rob Chudzinski was interviewed Thursday by the Bears for their vacant offensive coordinator position after the Chargers granted permission for the Bears to do so. “Chud,” as he is called by those close [...]

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Adams’ death tragic for him, family; not for Bears or fans

January 17th, 2010 - 1:15 pm

One month ago to the day, the NFL tragically lost a 26-year-old player who died far too young. Never would the NFL have expected when Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chris Henry died on Dec. 17 that exactly one month later [...]

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2009 Weekly Predictions: Divisional Round predictions

January 16th, 2010 - 7:44 am

I had a terrible week of predictions in the wild card round as I finished 0-4. I don’t feel bad for two reasons. First, I heard it was a bad week for many analysts out there. Second, as a Bears [...]

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Bears have right idea in offensive coordinator search

January 13th, 2010 - 11:07 am

Say what you want about the way Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith have handled their jobs over the last few years, and most any criticism is warranted, but at least they’re doing the right thing in their search for a [...]

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Joe Theismann on 2010 Bears offense

January 11th, 2010 - 8:06 am

“The Chicago Bears’ offense is going to be downright scary next year.” -NFL analyst and former Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann on the 2010 Bears offense.

2009 Weekly Predictions: Wild Card round

January 9th, 2010 - 7:39 am

I finished the regular season strong with a 12-4 record last week, which kind of surprised me because of the difficulty in picking Week 17 games. With the uncertainty of so many teams resting players, it’s often difficult to accurately [...]

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Bears need more than a one-year Band-Aid at offensive coordinator

January 8th, 2010 - 8:56 am

From where the Bears currently stand, and taking into consideration the resources with which they have to work in order to improve to become a playoff team in 2010, Lovie Smith appears to be a lame duck coach. It’s quite [...]

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Bears make wise business decision, questionable football choice

January 5th, 2010 - 5:59 pm

The Bears on Tuesday announced coaching changes that most fans and analysts believed were coming while keeping the hierarchy of power in place. It came as no surprise that the Bears fired six offensive coaches, most notably coordinator Ron Turner. [...]

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