The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (10.04.11)

October 4th, 2011 - 6:08 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for October 4, 2011, including how the Bears defense will rebound from its dreadful performance against the Panthers, Jay Cutler’s attendance at the Dancing with the Stars show, and the Bears’ daunting task of facing Lions receiver Calvin Johnson.

Defense confident it can correct mistakes
The Bears defense yielded 543 yards in Sunday’s 34-29 win over the Carolina Panthers and has struggled in three games …

Hester is cementing spot in NFL history
A Facebook post by veteran safety Chris Harris Monday pretty much summed up how Bears players, coaches and fans view …

Vote for the Bear Down of the Week
We want the 4th Phase to debate and determine the top play from Sunday’s victory over the Panthers in this week’s Bear Down …

Week Five defense rankings (ProFootballWeekly.com)
Tue Oct 4 15:38:29 2011
Here are our fantasy rankings for defenses: Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Titans New York Giants vs.

Coach Killers, Week 4: Big Ben needs body armor
Tue Oct 4 15:35:04 2011
Coach Killers, Week 4: Big Ben needs body armor

10 observations on the Bears
Tue Oct 4 15:20:53 2011
AFTERNOON SPORTS CLUB: The Bears’ victory over the Panthers …

Jay Cutler Spotted Cheering Kristin Cavallari at Monday Night Taping of ‘Dancing With the Stars’ (Video)
Tue Oct 4 15:09:39 2011
Though his Bears will battle the Buccaneers in three weeks, Jay Cutler did not spend his evening scouting Tampa Bay on Monday …

NFP Power Rankings (The National Football Post)
Tue Oct 4 15:01:07 2011
Every week, the National Football Post brings you our NFL Power Rankings: a breakdown of how we stack up the…

Cutler and Cavallari – GAME ON!!!
Tue Oct 4 13:43:18 2011
Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari in LA holding hands. Are Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari back together? This photo taken …

Week Five Power Rankings, Chicago Bears Edition
Tue Oct 4 13:42:26 2011
Here are the Week Five Bears power rankings from various sites around the web: ESPN: #18 (Last week: #18) Analysis, “Mike Martz …

Mayhew at Controls of Lions’ Resurgence
Tue Oct 4 12:30:59 2011

Tinoisamoa to work out Wednesday for Bears
Tue Oct 4 11:56:00 2011
The Chicago Bears will bring veteran linebacker Pisa Tinoisamoa to Halas Hall for a workout Wednesday, two sources told the …

Winners/Losers from NFL’s first quarter-season
Tue Oct 4 11:46:30 2011
Winners/Losers from NFL’s first quarter-season

X-and-O Show: Week 4 vs. Panthers
Tue Oct 4 11:33:22 2011

Post-playoff blues: Eagles among five stumbling out of gate
Tue Oct 4 11:10:36 2011
The Eagles? A trendy choice for the Super Bowl. Ditto the Julio Jones-fortified Falcons and hubris-laden Jets. Clark Judge …

Cutler cheers on Cavallari’s ‘Dancing’ skills, but nobody’s talking
Tue Oct 4 10:30:00 2011
Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was among audience members for the Monday airing of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” to support his …

My 2011-12 NFL picks against the spread for Week 5: Fan’s take (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
Tue Oct 4 09:36:00 2011
Each week, I will pick NFL games against the spread. Below is a recap of my picks from last week, along with my picks for this …

Cavallari coy after Cutler spotted in ‘Dancing’ audience
Tue Oct 4 08:49:00 2011
Although Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was front and center in the audience applauding for Kristin Cavallari and partner …

The run isn’t sexy, but it’s imperative
Tue Oct 4 08:46:33 2011
Pass-happy teams learning they can’t win if they can’t run.

The Bears Den: October 4, 2011
Tue Oct 4 07:00:11 2011
“…where we like to do crazy flips and stuff.” Hester is cementing spot in NFL history Mayer: A Facebook post by Chris …

After Steve Smith, Bears face taller test in Calvin Johnson
Tue Oct 4 02:20:38 2011
If the Bears can’t stop 5-9 Steve Smith, how are …

It’s hard to say what Bears are doing well on offense
Tue Oct 4 02:20:22 2011
The game Sunday featured a mobile, strong-armed and …

Bears’ defense not as ugly on tape as stats suggest
Tue Oct 4 02:00:00 2011
They got stops against Panthers in key situationsHorrendous would be the best word to describe some of the statistics from the …