The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.26.11)

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Bears head coach Lovie Smith said he was "disappointed in our team" after the Bears' performance against the Packers on Sunday.
Bears head coach Lovie Smith said he was "disappointed in our team" after the Bears' performance against the Packers on Sunday.

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 26, 2011, including Fox Sports’ apology to Jay Cutler, Lovie Smith’s reaction to the loss to the Packers, and more analysis from the disaster on Sunday.

Fox apologizes to Jay Cutler over fake headlines
Mon Sep 26 16:09:16 2011
Fox Sports has apologized to Jay Cutler over fake headlines criticizing the Chicago Bears quarterback that were described as …

Lovie: Time to go back to work
Mon Sep 26 15:22:33 2011
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith expressed disappointment in the entire team Monday after its 27-17 loss to …

Bears says balance not issue against Packers
Mon Sep 26 15:00:03 2011
Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith says there is a simple reason his team is still lacking balance on offense. Smith says the …

Aikman: Cutler’s inability to audible shouldn’t be an issue
Mon Sep 26 14:51:00 2011
Much is being made of the Chicago Bears’ lack of rushing plays during Sunday’s 27-17 loss to the Green Bay Packers, and part of …

Game Recap: Bears Fall To NFC North Rival Packers 27-17
Mon Sep 26 14:44:31 2011
The Bears have dropped two straight games, but survived a tough three game stretch coming out with a 1-2 record. Many believed …

Rivera on Bears: Not just another game
Mon Sep 26 13:44:51 2011
Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera, who was let go as Chicago Bears defensive coordinator after helping guide the team to Super …

Lovie ‘disappointed,’ but defends lack of rushing plays
Mon Sep 26 13:18:00 2011
A day after the Chicago Bears had another inept offensive performance, coach Lovie Smith had a different perspective Monday …

Why Dane Sanzenbacher being one of leading receivers is a problem
Mon Sep 26 12:19:26 2011
It’s a nice story, Dane Sanzenbacher’s rise from undrafted rookie to one of the Bears top receivers. He leads the Bears with …

Sanzenbacher emerging as reliable target
Mon Sep 26 12:13:21 2011
<!–photo1–>LAKE FOREST, Ill. — The Chicago Bears’ offense would be in much better shape if more players were as …

Let’s Step Off the Ledge…For Now…Keep the Window Open Though…
Mon Sep 26 11:01:06 2011
I know, that title isn’t exactly sunshine and rainbows but you know, what? 1-2 isn’t that great. But it isn’t the end of …

10 thoughts on Bears’ loss to Packers
Mon Sep 26 10:20:00 2011
Ten things to take away from the Bears’ 27-17 loss Sunday to the Green Bay Packers, and looking ahead to next Sunday’s game …

Fate moves its huge hand closer to Bears panic button
Mon Sep 26 09:02:50 2011
In his eighth season as the Bears’ head coach, Lovie Smith knows the drill. Not only did he predictably avoid any hint of panic …

The Bears Den: September 26, 2011
Mon Sep 26 09:01:38 2011
“…where there are spurts.” Mistake-prone Bears fall to rival Packers Mayer: If the Bears have closed the gap between …

Where do the Bears stand after first 3 games?
Mon Sep 26 08:43:21 2011
The Bears knew where they would stand, after playing three 2010 playoff teams. The opponents were as challenging as any team …

Notes, Scribbles, and Things Jotted Down: Week 3, Packers Edition
Mon Sep 26 07:07:14 2011
No sense in avoiding the big ol’ elephant standing on the living room table – Martz’s playcalling. Last week, we …

Bears says balance not issue against Packers
Mon Sep 26 05:09:21 2011
LAKE FOREST, Ill.- The way coach Lovie Smith sees it, there’s a simple reason the Chicago Bears again lacked balance on offense.

Packers 27, Bears 17
Mon Sep 26 03:58:07 2011
It’s not hard to see why Aaron Rodgers is feeling a little more confident these days.

Bears hardly run for second straight game
Mon Sep 26 03:09:20 2011
Bears actually commit to the run game and not just pay it lip service when the 1-2 Panthers come to town.]]>

Notes, Quotes
Mon Sep 26 03:09:20 2011
LINEUP WATCH Because of injuries, the Bears started their third different offensive line group and their third different safety …

Bears players quick to take blame for their boneheaded mistakes
Mon Sep 26 02:14:21 2011
Devin Hester acted as if he was going to field Tim …

Roberto Garza: Blame Bears’ running woes on offensive line
Mon Sep 26 02:14:09 2011
Maybe the best thing the offensive line did in a …

Aaron Rodgers, Packers do a number on Bears, Jay Cutler
Mon Sep 26 02:13:44 2011
A week after they showed they couldn’t close, the Bears …

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