Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Depth Chart: 2013 NFL Week 3 Power Rankings

September 17th, 2013 - 7:01 pm

Here’s a look at my NFL power rankings for Week 3 of the 2013 season. RANK. TEAM NAME (PREVIOUS RANK)(RECORD) Denver Broncos (1)(2-0) — Stay unbeaten with a sound thumping of the Giants on the road. Seattle Seahawks (3)(2-0) — …

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Vikings (09.15.13)

September 16th, 2013 - 7:00 am

At certain points in the Bears’ 31-30 victory over the Vikings on Sunday, it felt a little like we were in the Bizarro World — for those of you familiar with the Seinfeld reference. For the laymen out there, I’ll …

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2013 NFL Predictions: Week 2

September 14th, 2013 - 3:00 pm

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 2. Point spreads come from bovada.lv on Saturday afternoon. Early game spreads come from early day. Full predictions to be released Saturday. Last Week: 12-4 Last Week against the spread: 7-8-1 …

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Game Preview: Minnesota Vikings (0-1) at Chicago Bears (1-0)

September 14th, 2013 - 8:57 am

A lot will be on the line for the Vikings when they come to Soldier Field for a divisional bout with the Bears on Sunday. Not only is it a divisional game, which are ever-important in tight races such as …

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Kyle Long barking at Vontaze Burfict

September 12th, 2013 - 7:21 pm

I haven’t put up one of my “a picture is worth a thousand words” post in a while, but this photo is too good. I love Long’s passion.

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Vikings (09/15/13)

September 11th, 2013 - 8:38 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Minnesota Vikings. 1. Assignment, fill gaps, wrap up There’s an old expression that goes: “You can’t stop him; you can only hope to contain him.” That adage fits perfectly …

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The Depth Chart: 2013 NFL Week 2 Power Rankings

September 10th, 2013 - 7:44 pm

Here’s a look at my NFL power rankings for Week 2 of the 2013 season. RANK. TEAM NAME (PREVIOUS RANK)(RECORD) Denver Broncos (2)(1-0) — Crushed Ravens behind 7 TDs from Manning. Look like best team right now. San Francisco 49ers …

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Bengals (09.08.13)

September 9th, 2013 - 7:00 am

At the end of the day, the most intriguing statistic from the Bears’ 24-21 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday was 1 — as in one victory in the win column of the standings. Much can — and will …

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2013 NFL Predictions: Week 1

September 7th, 2013 - 1:20 pm

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 1. Point spreads come from bovada.lv on Saturday afternoon. Early game spreads come from early day. Full predictions to be released Saturday. Last Week: 0-0 Last Week against the spread: 0-0 …

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Game Preview: Cincinnati Bengals (0-0) at Chicago Bears (0-0)

September 7th, 2013 - 11:20 am

It’s opening game, and what can be more exciting? The Bears begin the 2013 season against the Cincinnati Bengals, a formidable first opponent for new head coach Marc Trestman. No one knows what to expect out of this offense and …

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