Month: December 2010

2010 Weekly Predictions: Week 17

Posted in Predictions on December 31, 2010 at 11:26 am by

I had a rough week last week as several upsets derailed my predictions. Arizona over Dallas, Washington over Jacksonville, Detroit over Miami, Cincinnati over San Diego, and Minnesota over Philadelphia were the big surprises. I […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Packers (01/02/11)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 29, 2010 at 7:35 pm by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent.

Good to see Bears get their due

Posted in News and Rumors on December 29, 2010 at 8:25 am by

The Bears are not a flashy team. They don’t have the offensive firepower of teams like New England or New Orleans. They don’t have a “shutdown” defense in the purest sense of the word considering […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Jets (12.26.10)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 27, 2010 at 9:25 am by

With a first round bye in this year’s playoffs within grasp, the Bears outlasted a good Jets team on Sunday to advance to 11-4 on the season. The Bears jumped out to an early lead […] Read the full article »

Game Breakdown: Jets at Bears (12.26.10)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 26, 2010 at 12:08 am by

Bears offense vs. Jets defense Against a Top 10 defense last week, the Bears offense churned out 34 points on just 293 net yards. We’ll see if they can repeat that performance against the league’s […] Read the full article »

2010 Weekly Predictions: Week 16

Posted in Predictions on December 23, 2010 at 12:46 pm by

My hot streak cooled off this past week as I went 10-6 in both straight-up predictions as well as against the spread. Carolina’s victory over Arizona and Detroit’s victory over Tampa Bay were the biggest […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Jets (12/26/10)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 23, 2010 at 8:42 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent.

The Depth Chart: 2010 Week 15 Power Rankings

Posted in News and Rumors on December 22, 2010 at 7:57 am by

Here’s a look at my power rankings following Week 15’s games.

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Vikings (12.20.10)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 21, 2010 at 10:17 am by

The Bears prepared all of last week to face unknown third-string quarterback Joe Webb, who provides the Vikings with some mobility but not much else. The Vikings on Monday morning then tried to pull a […] Read the full article »

Memo to NFL: Protect the gunner on the field; don’t regulate the sideline

Posted in News and Rumors on December 19, 2010 at 11:46 am by

It’s fortunate that the Bears play on Monday night this week because something else is weighing heavily on my mind today. While watching FOX NFL Sunday, host Curt Menefee made a particularly big deal about […] Read the full article »