Monthly Archives: January 2010

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Lions (01.03.10)

January 4th, 2010 - 12:47 pm

There isn’t an awful lot to review from Sunday’s 37-23 victory over the Lions, but that’s an inevitability when the Bears are cleaning out their lockers on a Monday morning in January instead of preparing for an upcoming playoff opponent. [...]

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Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Lions (01.03.10)

January 3rd, 2010 - 3:45 pm

For three quarters the Bears did not look very convincing, but they pulled away at the end and ultimately achieved their objective in their 37-23 victory over the Lions. Take it for what it’s worth against the worst pass defense [...]

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Game Breakdown: Bears at Lions (01.03.10)

January 3rd, 2010 - 8:39 am

Bears offense vs. Lions defense The spark brought on by the new Lions regime quickly wore off by midseason. That’s when reality set in and it became clear to Detroit that there were still too many bad players left over [...]

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2009 Weekly Predictions: Week 17

January 2nd, 2010 - 5:37 pm

A couple of upsets derailed my predictions last week. First, Carolina destroyed the Giants at home. Then, Tampa Bay slipped by the Saints. Next, Colts coach Jim Caldwell pulls a boneheaded move — in my opinion — by benching his [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Lions

January 1st, 2010 - 10:39 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Execute a balanced offense Jay Cutler can follow his NFC Offensive Player of the Week performance against the Vikings with an encore against the Lions. Detroit [...]

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