Monthly Archives: November 2011

2011 NFL Weekly Predictions: Week 9

November 5th, 2011 - 6:03 pm

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 9. Point spreads come from bodog.eu as of Saturday evening. Last Week: 9-4 Last Week against the spread: 5-5-1 This Week: 7-7 This Week against the spread: 8-5 Overall: 88-42 Overall …

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The Bears Beat (11.05.11): Conte to face toughest challenge yet

November 5th, 2011 - 5:35 pm

Bears rookie safety Chris Conte will face his toughest challenge to date against Michael Vick and the high-powered Eagles offense, rookie tackle Gabe Carimi will not play in Monday night’s game against Philadelphia, and Eagles running back LeSean McCoy has …

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Bears-Eagles preview and game breakdown (11.07.11)

November 5th, 2011 - 1:17 pm

A preview and breakdown of the matchup between the Bears and Eagles on Nov. 7, 2011. Bears offense vs. Eagles defense Credit Mike Martz for picking out ways to dissect the Buccaneers’ defense two weeks ago in London and helping …

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Bears-Eagles prop picks (11.07.11)

November 4th, 2011 - 10:11 am

Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Eagles. First team to score Eagles. The Eagles have a potent offense — ranked No. 1 in the league — and have finally started to come together after …

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The Bears Beat (11.03.11): Urlacher unhappy with NFL’s treatment of defensive players

November 3rd, 2011 - 6:17 pm

Brian Urlacher sounded off about his disappointment in the way the NFL is cracking the whip on defensive players, the Bears will be at their healthiest since the season opener when they face the Eagles Monday night, and Lovie Smith …

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Eagles (11/07/11)

November 3rd, 2011 - 8:20 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Philadelphia Eagles. 1. Force Michael Vick to his right Despite arguments by Vick fans to the contrary, the dog killer is a great athlete who happens to play quarterback, …

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Forte not helping his cause going public with contract dispute

November 2nd, 2011 - 11:33 am

With each passing week Matt Forte earns more respect from me on the field and less respect off it. The disgruntled Bears running back is on pace to break team records and could finish with more yards from scrimmage in …

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Carimi’s return from injury poses difficult lineup questions

November 1st, 2011 - 1:36 pm

When Bears rookie offensive tackle Gabe Carimi went down with a knee injury in the second quarter against the Saints back in Week 2, I’m sure discouragement set in for Bears fans everywhere. Carimi, after all, was the second offensive …

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