Tag: 2010

No green and gold cheering from me

Posted in News and Rumors on January 9, 2011 at 10:48 am by

Exchanging texts with my brother Saturday night following the Seahawks’ 41-36 upset victory over the defending Super Bowl champion Saints, he mentioned how his rooting interests have changed for Sunday’s NFC Wild Card matchup between […] Read the full article »

2010 Weekly Predictions: Wild Card Round

Posted in Predictions on January 7, 2011 at 3:32 pm by

Week 17 is typically a difficult week to predict due to the uncertainty of which teams will play their starters if they already have a playoff spot wrapped up, and which teams have players that […] Read the full article »

Analyzing the Bears’ potential divisional round opponents

Posted in News and Rumors on January 5, 2011 at 11:31 am by

Due to the NFL’s scheduling rules which ensure that the No. 1 seed in a conference will play the worst seed in the divisional round of the playoffs, the No. 2 Bears have three potential […] Read the full article »

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Packers (01.02.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on January 3, 2011 at 9:18 am by

The Bears fell to the rival Packers, 10-3, Sunday evening and aside from not being able to keep a good team out of the playoffs, the result was about as good as one could expect. […] Read the full article »

Game Breakdown: Bears at Packers (01.02.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on January 1, 2011 at 10:04 am by

Bears offense vs. Packers defense One of the best things the Bears have going for them as of late is their team balance. When one phase has been down, the other two have been good […] Read the full article »

2010 Weekly Predictions: Week 17

Posted in Predictions on December 31, 2010 at 11:26 am by

I had a rough week last week as several upsets derailed my predictions. Arizona over Dallas, Washington over Jacksonville, Detroit over Miami, Cincinnati over San Diego, and Minnesota over Philadelphia were the big surprises. I […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Packers (01/02/11)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 29, 2010 at 7:35 pm by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent.

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Jets (12.26.10)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 27, 2010 at 9:25 am by

With a first round bye in this year’s playoffs within grasp, the Bears outlasted a good Jets team on Sunday to advance to 11-4 on the season. The Bears jumped out to an early lead […] Read the full article »

Game Breakdown: Jets at Bears (12.26.10)

Posted in News and Rumors on December 26, 2010 at 12:08 am by

Bears offense vs. Jets defense Against a Top 10 defense last week, the Bears offense churned out 34 points on just 293 net yards. We’ll see if they can repeat that performance against the league’s […] Read the full article »

2010 Weekly Predictions: Week 16

Posted in Predictions on December 23, 2010 at 12:46 pm by

My hot streak cooled off this past week as I went 10-6 in both straight-up predictions as well as against the spread. Carolina’s victory over Arizona and Detroit’s victory over Tampa Bay were the biggest […] Read the full article »