Month: September 2011

2011 NFL Weekly Predictions: Week 3

Posted in Predictions on September 24, 2011 at 10:58 pm by

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 3. Point spreads come from bodog.eu as of Saturday night. Last Week: 13-3 Last Week against the spread: 3-12-1 This Week: 10-6 This Week against the […] Read the full article »

Bears-Packers preview and game breakdown (09.25.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 24, 2011 at 8:14 am by

A breakdown of the matchup between the Bears and Packers on Sept. 25, 2011. Bears offense vs. Packers defense As I noted in a column on Tuesday, despite the woeful imbalance of play calls from […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.23.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 23, 2011 at 5:38 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 23, 2011, including an injury update for the upcoming Packers game, Fox Sports’ regret for displaying false news headlines about Jay Cutler’s injury last year, […] Read the full article »

Bears-Packers prop picks

Posted in News and Rumors on September 23, 2011 at 7:00 am by

Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Packers. First team to score Packers. The Bears have started with the ball in each of the first two games this season, which […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.22.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 22, 2011 at 5:26 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 22, 2011, including Roy Williams’ full participation in practice, the Bears’ contingency plan for their injured offensive linemen, and Mike Martz’s comments about his game […] Read the full article »

Angelo loses more credibility by defending offensive line

Posted in News and Rumors on September 21, 2011 at 10:27 pm by

Bears general manager Jerry Angelo defended his offensive linemen after the disaster in New Orleans on Sunday as well as his efforts this past offseason to upgrade the unit. In an interview with ChicagoBears.com, when […] Read the full article »

Jerry Angelo on fixing the offensive line

Posted in News and Rumors on September 21, 2011 at 5:48 pm by

“We did everything you could possibly do to that position. Nobody did more than the Chicago Bears.” -Bears general manager Jerry Angelo on the extent to which the Bears tried to upgrade the offensive line […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.21.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 21, 2011 at 5:43 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 21, 2011, including what Cutler expects from the Packers defense, how the Bears will respond to the abundance of injuries, and an interview with Jerry […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Packers (09/25/11)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 21, 2011 at 9:41 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Apply pressure without blitzing After Henry Melton’s two-sack — and six quarterback hits — performance against the Atlanta Falcons in Week […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.20.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 20, 2011 at 5:41 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 20, 2011, including the need for balance in Mike Martz’s offense, a few video highlights from the Bears-Saints game Sunday, and Dane Sanzenbacher’s progress. Bears […] Read the full article »