Month: November 2011

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Chiefs (12/04/11)

Posted in News and Rumors on November 30, 2011 at 9:15 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Kansas City Chiefs. 1. Send the attack dogs after the quarterback No matter who lines up under center for the Chiefs on Sunday against […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat (11.29.11): Bears release LB Iwuh

Posted in News and Rumors on November 29, 2011 at 6:08 pm by

The Bears waived injured linebacker and special teams standout Brian Iwuh on Tuesday, Caleb Hanie addresses his mistakes from Sunday’s loss to the Raiders, and offensive coordinator Mike Martz is reportedly interested in the opening […] Read the full article »

Bears Notebook: Forte-Barber one-two punch will serve Bears well moving forward

Posted in News and Rumors on November 28, 2011 at 6:22 pm by

When Jay Cutler went down with a thumb injury, everybody from the NFL players to the analysts to the fans knew that the Bears were going to have to rely more on their run game […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Raiders (11.27.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on November 28, 2011 at 9:41 am by

One truth can be told following the Bears’ 25-20 loss to the Raiders on Sunday. Jay Cutler has to be one of the most unappreciated quarterbacks in the league, not only around the country but […] Read the full article »

Bears-Raiders preview and game breakdown (11.27.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on November 26, 2011 at 1:50 pm by

A preview and breakdown of the matchup between the Bears and Raiders on Nov. 27, 2011. Bears offense vs. Raiders defense The sky inevitably fell last week in the waning hours after Sunday’s big win […] Read the full article »

Bears-Raiders prop picks (11.27.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on November 25, 2011 at 8:30 am by

Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Raiders. First team to score Raiders. Most of what happens in this game will be a direct result of the Jay Cutler injury. […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Raiders (11/27/11)

Posted in News and Rumors on November 24, 2011 at 9:49 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Oakland Raiders. 1. Stop the run The Raiders have become a more rounded team since acquiring quarterback Carson Palmer mid-season, but their offense still […] Read the full article »

2011 NFL Weekly Predictions: Week 12

Posted in Predictions on November 24, 2011 at 9:09 am by

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 12. Full predictions come out Saturday. Point spreads for games after Thursday come from bodog.eu on Saturday afternoon. Last Week: 9-5 Last Week against the spread: […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat (11.23.11): Chiefs claim Orton, Bears sign McCown

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

The Kansas City Chiefs claimed ex-Broncos quarterback Kyle Orton, keeping him away from reuniting with the Bears. The Bears signed veteran quarterback Josh McCown shortly after news broke that they did not get Orton. And […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat (11.22.11): Broncos cut Orton; Orton to return to Bears?

Posted in News and Rumors on November 22, 2011 at 5:50 pm by

The Denver Broncos cut quarterback Kyle Orton on Tuesday leaving speculation that he could return to the Bears to fill in for injured Jay Cutler if he can clear waivers. Cutler will undergo surgery on […] Read the full article »