Monthly Archives: December 2011

Bears-Packers prop picks (12.25.11)

December 23rd, 2011 - 11:09 am

Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Packers. First team to score Packers. I don’t think there’s any question on this one. Unless the Bears receive the opening kickoff and somehow manage to drive the [...]

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The Bears Beat (12.22.11): Bears defense not blaming offense

December 22nd, 2011 - 6:20 pm

The Bears defense, saddled with a burden of carrying the team with Jay Cutler and Matt Forte sidelined, is not pointing the finger of blame at the offense despite clear reasons to do so. Lance Briggs says the Bears-Packers rivalry [...]

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2011 NFL Predictions: Week 16

December 22nd, 2011 - 10:25 am

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 16. Full predictions come out Saturday. Point spreads for games after Thursday come from bodog.eu on Saturday afternoon. Last Week: 10-6 Last Week against the spread: 6-7-1 This Week: 11-5 This [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Packers (12/25/11)

December 21st, 2011 - 9:45 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Green Bay Packers. 1. Get quick pressure on Rodgers with front four Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is the top quarterback in the game today and he finds himself in [...]

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The Bears Beat (12.20.11): McCown reportedly will start against Packers

December 20th, 2011 - 5:13 pm

Backup quarterback Josh McCown reportedly will start ahead of Caleb Hanie when the Bears face the Packers on Christmas Day. The team has placed wide receiver Johnny Knox and safety Chris Conte on injured reserve. The Bears have signed wide [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Seahawks (12.18.11)

December 19th, 2011 - 11:11 am

It seems like Groundhog Day all over again. Where is Bill Murray? After playing poorly for the fourth straight week with Caleb Hanie at the helm in place of the injured Jay Cutler, the Bears gave away a game they [...]

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Bears-Seahawks preview and game breakdown (12.18.11)

December 17th, 2011 - 12:08 pm

A preview and breakdown of the matchup between the Bears and Seahawks on Dec. 18, 2011. Bears offense vs. Seahawks defense Last week against the Broncos, the Bears rode Marion Barber and Kahlil Bell for 148 yards on 36 carries, [...]

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Bears-Seahawks prop picks (12.18.11)

December 16th, 2011 - 3:48 pm

Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Seahawks. First team to score Bears. If for no other reason than having the benefit of homefield advantage, the Bears should take the early lead in this game [...]

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2011 NFL Predictions: Week 15

December 15th, 2011 - 7:13 pm

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 15. Full predictions come out Saturday. Point spreads for games after Thursday come from bodog.eu on Saturday afternoon. Last Week: 12-4 Last Week against the spread: 9-7 This Week: 10-6 This [...]

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The Bears Beat (12.15.11): Sam Hurd arrested on drug charges

December 15th, 2011 - 12:36 pm

Bears wide receiver and special teams contributor Sam Hurd was arrested Wednesday night on drug charges, reactions from Bears players and Lovie Smith to the arrest, and running back Marion Barber breaks his silence. Feds: Bears’ Sam Hurd tried to [...]

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