Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (10.07.11)

October 7th, 2011 - 6:38 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for October 7, 2011, including the 1985 Bears’ visit to the White House, Chris Harris’ status for Monday night’s game against the Lions, and Brandon Meriweather’s large fine for his hit on [...]

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Bears-Lions prop picks (10.10.11)

October 6th, 2011 - 8:27 pm

Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Lions. First team to score Lions. The Lions have begun the last two games in a rut and have had to climb their way out of big deficits, [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (10.05.11)

October 5th, 2011 - 7:38 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for October 5, 2011, including Devin Hester’s player of the week award, how the defense can correct its mistakes, and an interview with Jerry Angelo. Hester possessed a passion to be great [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Lions (10/10/11)

October 5th, 2011 - 9:34 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Detroit Lions. 1. Run the football consistently The Bears laid the foundation for their offensive success last week against the Panthers by rushing for 224 yards on 31 carries. [...]

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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 [...]

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Bears Notebook: Final thoughts on the Bears-Panthers game

October 3rd, 2011 - 8:03 pm

I wish I could have been a fly on the wall during conversations that took place between Lovie Smith and Mike Martz any time after the Saints and Packers games. I’m curious to know whether the Bears’ complete reversal in [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (10.03.11)

October 3rd, 2011 - 5:57 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for October 3, 2011, including an update on Chris Spencer’s hand injury, one man’s opinion that the Bears should cut their losses and trade Jay Cutler, and a recap of Devin Hester’s [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Panthers (10.02.11)

October 3rd, 2011 - 7:01 am

In a game that made it seem as though we were watching sandlot football, the Bears outlasted the Panthers on Sunday and secured a much-needed, 34-29 conference victory. Neither team seemed to want to play defense — or maybe they [...]

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2011 NFL Weekly Predictions: Week 4

October 1st, 2011 - 7:12 pm

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 4. Point spreads come from bodog.eu as of Saturday night. Last Week: 10-6 Last Week against the spread: 9-5 This Week: 13-3 This Week against the spread: 6-10 Overall: 46-18 Overall [...]

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Bears-Panthers preview and game breakdown (10.02.11)

October 1st, 2011 - 9:35 am

A breakdown of the matchup between the Bears and Panthers on Oct. 2, 2011. Bears offense vs. Panthers defense For as poorly as the Bears offense has played over the last two weeks, there is no way that Mike Martz [...]

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