Tag: 2009

2009 Weekly Predictions: Conference Championship predictions

Posted in Predictions on January 23, 2010 at 11:18 am by

Through two weeks of playoff picks, I’m 1-7. I’m not exactly having success picking playoff games. I’m tempted to pick the Vikings this week over the Saints since my picks have been so bad and […] Read the full article »

2009 Weekly Predictions: Divisional Round predictions

Posted in Predictions on January 16, 2010 at 7:44 am by

I had a terrible week of predictions in the wild card round as I finished 0-4. I don’t feel bad for two reasons. First, I heard it was a bad week for many analysts out […] Read the full article »

2009 Weekly Predictions: Wild Card round

Posted in Predictions on January 9, 2010 at 7:39 am by

I finished the regular season strong with a 12-4 record last week, which kind of surprised me because of the difficulty in picking Week 17 games. With the uncertainty of so many teams resting players, […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Lions (01.03.10)

Posted in News and Rumors on January 4, 2010 at 12:47 pm by

There isn’t an awful lot to review from Sunday’s 37-23 victory over the Lions, but that’s an inevitability when the Bears are cleaning out their lockers on a Monday morning in January instead of preparing […] Read the full article »

Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Lions (01.03.10)

Posted in News and Rumors on January 3, 2010 at 3:45 pm by

For three quarters the Bears did not look very convincing, but they pulled away at the end and ultimately achieved their objective in their 37-23 victory over the Lions. Take it for what it’s worth […] Read the full article »

Game Breakdown: Bears at Lions (01.03.10)

Posted in News and Rumors on January 3, 2010 at 8:39 am by

Bears offense vs. Lions defense The spark brought on by the new Lions regime quickly wore off by midseason. That’s when reality set in and it became clear to Detroit that there were still too […] Read the full article »

2009 Weekly Predictions: Week 17

Posted in Predictions on January 2, 2010 at 5:37 pm by

A couple of upsets derailed my predictions last week. First, Carolina destroyed the Giants at home. Then, Tampa Bay slipped by the Saints. Next, Colts coach Jim Caldwell pulls a boneheaded move — in my […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Lions

Posted in News and Rumors on January 1, 2010 at 10:39 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Execute a balanced offense Jay Cutler can follow his NFC Offensive Player of the Week performance against the Vikings with an […] Read the full article »

Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Vikings (12.28.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 28, 2009 at 11:39 pm by

I’ll keep my postgame thoughts brief because I’m only hours away from posting my Tuesday edition of Monday Morning Quarterback. This game was essentially the Bears’ Super Bowl. It was a game against a division […] Read the full article »

Game Breakdown: Vikings at Bears (12.28.09)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 28, 2009 at 11:01 am by

Bears offense vs. Vikings defense Minnesota has the No. 4 run defense whereas the Bears have the second-worst rushing offense. Expecting the Bears to get anything going in this department would be unfair, even if […] Read the full article »