Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.15.11)

September 15th, 2011 - 5:53 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 15, 2011, including Brian Urlacher’s return to the practice field after his mother’s death, D.J. Moore’s impact as a blitzer, and the challenges the Bears will face against the Saints …

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Saints (09/18/11)

September 14th, 2011 - 8:06 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Continue getting pressure up the middle No matter how many times it’s said, it can’t be said enough: pressure up the middle is key to any …

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.14.11)

September 14th, 2011 - 6:17 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 14, 2011, including the death of Brian Urlacher’s mother, what the Bears hope to improve against the Saints, and injury updates. Bears want to shed red zone woes vs Saints …

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.13.11)

September 13th, 2011 - 7:50 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 13, 2011, including a review of the Bears’ success on screen plays, the reliability of Chris Spencer to step in when Lance Louis got hurt, and Marshall Faulk’s view on …

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.12.11)

September 12th, 2011 - 6:19 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 12, 2011, including recaps and analysis of the Bears’ victory over the Falcons, the possibility of Pisa Tinoisamoa rejoining the team, and an update on Marion Barber’s injury. Not everyone …

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Falcons (09.11.11)

September 12th, 2011 - 7:10 am

Jay Cutler threw for over 300 yards and two touchdowns. Matt Forte was the focal point of the offense once again, finishing with 158 total yards and a score. Eight different Bears caught passes. The defensive line dominated as they …

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Bears-Falcons postgame thoughts

September 11th, 2011 - 4:14 pm

The Bears entered Sunday’s game as home underdogs and left it with, hopefully, a little more respect after pummeling the Falcons, 30-12. With a full team effort, the Bears put together almost a complete game as they outplayed Atlanta in …

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2011 NFL Weekly Predictions: Week 1

September 10th, 2011 - 7:00 pm

Football season is here again and we all can finally exhale and get ready for a great season. I’m now entering my fourth season of predictions and I’ve made steady improvements from year to year. I finished 166-99 (62.6%) in …

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Bears-Falcons preview and game breakdown

September 10th, 2011 - 12:09 pm

A breakdown of the matchup between the Bears and Falcons on Sept. 11, 2011. Bears offense vs. Falcons defense I think the biggest question to be answered when the Bears offense hits the field Sunday against the Falcons is what …

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Bears-Falcons prop picks

September 10th, 2011 - 9:59 am

I’ll be doing a new weekly column this season where I’ll pick a series of propositional wagers for each Bears game. This is strictly just for fun as I don’t see myself getting all that many correct, but it’ll give …

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