Monthly Archives: November 2011

Dolphins LB Dansby on Brian Urlacher

November 14th, 2011 - 11:56 am

“He’s aging fast, man. He’s a great linebacker, but he’s aging fast. I respect all the linebackers. But I’m better. That’s just how I feel.” -Miami Dolphins linebacker Karlos Dansby on Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher, as well as how he [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Lions (11.13.11)

November 14th, 2011 - 10:36 am

While riding a three-game win streak and starting to find their stride on both sides of the ball, the Bears had the perfect momentum to exact a 37-13 measure of revenge against division-rival Detroit on Sunday. Not only did the [...]

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Bears-Lions preview and game breakdown (11.13.11)

November 12th, 2011 - 9:48 am

A preview and breakdown of the matchup between the Bears and Lions on Nov. 13, 2011. Bears offense vs. Lions defense What a difference a month can make, especially when you consider the NFL is a week-to-week league. The Bears [...]

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Bears-Lions prop picks (11.13.11)

November 11th, 2011 - 9:07 am

Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Lions. First team to score Bears. Given the Bears’ ability to sustain long drives that result in points as of late, I like their chances of getting on [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Lions (11/13/11)

November 10th, 2011 - 11:03 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Detroit Lions. 1. Match the physicality of last week, and the intensity of Lions this week Lovie Smith made it clear after the Eagles game Monday night that he [...]

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2011 NFL Weekly Predictions: Week 10

November 9th, 2011 - 8:26 pm

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 10. Full predictions come out Saturday. Last Week: 7-7 Last Week against the spread: 8-5 This Week: 7-9 This Week against the spread: 4-11 Overall: 95-51 Overall against the spread: 61-70-6 [...]

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Bears Notebook: Bears run defense starting to come together

November 8th, 2011 - 6:18 pm

One of the keys to beating the Eagles Monday night was to contain their run game, which ranked No. 1 in the league heading into the week. The Bears managed to do just that, holding LeSean McCoy to just 71 [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Eagles (11.07.11)

November 8th, 2011 - 9:50 am

Just who exactly were those Bears who showed up in Philadelphia on Monday night and delivered a 30-24 victory over the heavily-favored Eagles? Who was that team who defied my expectations? And these local guys? And these national guys, too? [...]

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Bears offense: The whole isn’t nearly as bad as the sum of the parts might indicate

November 7th, 2011 - 10:45 am

Sitting here on a Monday morning, watching the clock tick as I anxiously await the Bears-Eagles game tonight, which carries huge implications with it, I’m reading columns and articles from other analysts and I came across the following line from [...]

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The Bears Beat (11.06.11): Wright will be in crosshairs against Eagles

November 6th, 2011 - 5:34 pm

Rookie safety Chris Conte won’t be the only player the Eagles pick on on Monday night as Major Wright could be in the crosshairs as well. Also, previews and other analysis leading up to the showdown with possible playoff implications [...]

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