Month: December 2013

2013 NFL Predictions: Week 17

Posted in Predictions on December 28, 2013 at 1:37 pm by

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 17. Point spreads come from bovada.lv on Saturday afternoon. Last Week: 10-6 Last Week against the spread: 5-11 This Week: 15-1 This Week against the spread: […] Read the full article »

Game Preview: Green Bay Packers (7-7-1) at Chicago Bears (8-7)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 28, 2013 at 10:02 am by

It’s hard to believe that the winner of the NFC North will have less than 10 wins, given the normal strength of the division. But such is the reality this season, as the Bears and […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Packers (12/29/13)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 27, 2013 at 10:19 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Green Bay Packers. 1. Have a playoff attitude The Bears are in the playoffs! They will host the Packers in a win-or-go-home contest Sunday […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Eagles (12.22.13)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 23, 2013 at 9:17 am by

I’m not going to spend too much time writing about the Bears’ embarrassing, 54-11 loss to the Eagles on Sunday night, for two reasons. First, it’ll only make me frustrated, upset, disappointed and otherwise unhappy. […] Read the full article »

2013 NFL Predictions: Week 16

Posted in Predictions on December 21, 2013 at 4:58 pm by

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 16. Point spreads come from bovada.lv on Saturday afternoon. Early game spreads come from early day. Full predictions to be released Saturday. Last Week: 8-8 Last […] Read the full article »

Game Preview: Chicago Bears (8-6) at Philadelphia Eagles (8-6)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 21, 2013 at 11:14 am by

There’s been a lot of talk about the “what ifs” surrounding divisional races and playoff positioning when the Bears take the field Sunday night against the Eagles. But the Bears can’t worry about scenarios and […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Eagles (12/22/13)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 20, 2013 at 10:08 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Philadelphia Eagles. 1. Population tackle The Bears always talk about “population tackling” — formerly called “gang tackling” but I guess the use of the […] Read the full article »

The Depth Chart: 2013 NFL Week 16 Power Rankings

Posted in News and Rumors on December 17, 2013 at 8:41 pm by

Here’s a look at my NFL power rankings for Week 16 of the 2013 season. RANK. TEAM NAME (PREVIOUS RANK)(RECORD) Seattle Seahawks (2)(12-2) — Best record in the NFL and tough as nails at home. […] Read the full article »

It’s a brand new season for the Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on December 17, 2013 at 8:00 am by

Hey, Bears fans, do you remember that awful loss to the woeful Redskins earlier this season? Or how about when that bad Rams team trounced the Bears? Or that disheartening loss to the lousy Vikings? […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Browns (12.15.13)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 16, 2013 at 10:18 am by

The eye test wasn’t pretty, but Jay Cutler’s return to the starting lineup was ultimately a successful one, as the Bears outlasted the Browns, 38-31, on Sunday. The win moves them into first place in […] Read the full article »