Month: September 2011

Martz may not change much against Packers

Posted in News and Rumors on September 20, 2011 at 12:26 pm by

Much has been made of Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz’s play selection against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday when the offense had a 52-to-11 pass-to-run ratio in a 30-13 loss. “I know the balance […] Read the full article »

Bears Notebook: Final thoughts on Bears-Saints game

Posted in News and Rumors on September 19, 2011 at 7:09 pm by

During the Bears’ 30-12 beating at the hands of the Saints on Sunday, it was clear that they had abandoned the run, but it wasn’t until after the game with time to analyze the play […] Read the full article »

1000 Words: Cutler’s rough day

Posted in News and Rumors on September 19, 2011 at 5:49 pm by

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) lies on the turf as tackle Gabe Carimi (72) approaches after being hit in the first half during an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints at the […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.19.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 19, 2011 at 5:39 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 19, 2011, including Lovie Smith’s insistence that the offense will be more balanced moving forward, four concerns for the Bears after their loss to the […] Read the full article »

Saints defender on how they dominated the Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on September 19, 2011 at 10:49 am by

“We kicked their ass. They refuse to block blitzes. It was unbelievable how much we hit Cutler.” -An unnamed Saints defender, as quoted by Michael Silver from Yahoo! Sports, regarding the beating they gave Jay […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Saints (09.18.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 19, 2011 at 7:10 am by

The Bears entered Sunday’s game against the Saints riding an emotional high from their home opener victory against the Falcons. After the 30-13 beating they took in New Orleans, you’ve got to wonder how low […] Read the full article »

2011 NFL Weekly Predictions: Week 2

Posted in Predictions on September 17, 2011 at 4:01 pm by

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 2. Point spreads come from bodog.eu as of Saturday afternoon. Last Week: 10-6 Last Week against the spread: 5-10-1 This Week: 13-3 This Week against the […] Read the full article »

Bears-Saints preview and game breakdown

Posted in News and Rumors on September 17, 2011 at 9:40 am by

A breakdown of the matchup between the Bears and Saints on Sept. 18, 2011. Bears offense vs. Saints defense What we saw a week ago Thursday in the NFL regular season opener was a battle […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.16.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 16, 2011 at 5:33 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 16, 2011, including Matt Forte’s return to New Orleans, the importance of the defensive line getting to Drew Brees, and how Saints running back Darren […] Read the full article »

Bears-Saints prop picks

Posted in News and Rumors on September 15, 2011 at 10:50 pm by

Here’s a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Saints. First team to score Saints. This offense is too good not to score early. Perhaps the only way the Bears have a shot […] Read the full article »