Monthly Archives: November 2011

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Chargers (11.20.11)

November 21st, 2011 - 9:04 am

All seemed to be right with the Bears immediately following their 31-20 victory over the San Diego Chargers on Sunday. They had just won their fifth-straight victory and in convincing fashion, too. The defense was taking away the ball, Devin [...]

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Cutler has broken thumb, Bears season on the brink

November 20th, 2011 - 8:58 pm

As reported by multiple outlets, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler suffered a broken thumb on his throwing hand in Sunday’s game against the Chargers and the outlook doesn’t look so good. Speculation is that he broke it while trying to stop [...]

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Bears-Chargers preview and game breakdown (11.20.11)

November 19th, 2011 - 10:32 am

A preview and breakdown of the matchup between the Bears and Chargers on Nov. 20, 2011. Bears offense vs. Chargers defense Lost and almost forgotten among the thorough beating the Bears delivered to the Lions last week was how much [...]

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Bears Notebook: Moore fined $15,000 for altercation with Matthew Stafford

November 18th, 2011 - 6:14 pm

The big question all week was just how much Bears nickel back D.J. Moore would be fined for going after Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford and subsequently being ejected from Sunday’s game. That number was released Friday and it arrived in [...]

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Bears-Chargers prop picks (11.20.11)

November 18th, 2011 - 9:08 am

Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Chargers. First team to score Bears. During the Bears’ four-game win streak, they’ve outscored opponents 40-2 in the first quarter. The Chargers, meanwhile, have scored just 17 first [...]

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2011 NFL Weekly Predictions: Week 11

November 17th, 2011 - 6:50 pm

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 11. Full predictions come out Saturday. Point spreads for games after Thursday come from bodog.eu on Saturday afternoon. Last Week: 7-9 Last Week against the spread: 4-11 This Week: 9-5 This [...]

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The Bears Beat (11.17.11): Moore could miss Chargers game

November 17th, 2011 - 5:34 pm

Bears cornerback D.J. Moore could miss this Sunday’s game against the Chargers after spraining an ankle during practice, Charles Tillman is playing at perhaps the highest level of his career, and the fines from the Bears-Lions game last Sunday have [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Chargers (11/20/11)

November 16th, 2011 - 9:39 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the San Diego Chargers. 1. Run the football Last week, the Lions did a good job of game planning for Matt Forte and they cut off the outside lanes where [...]

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Logic couldn’t be any simpler that Suh, Lions are dirty

November 15th, 2011 - 5:13 pm

In the aftermath of the Bears’ 37-13 trouncing of the Detroit Lions in which hard hits and cheap shots were prevalent all throughout the game, Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh defended his and his team’s style of play, defiantly denying [...]

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The Bears Beat (11.15.11): Lions’ Suh says ripping off helmet “part of the game”

November 15th, 2011 - 4:34 pm

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh says that ripping the helmet off an opponent is just “part of the game,” more on Devin Hester’s bid for the Hall of Fame, and a video of Charles Tillman sitting down with Jim [...]

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