Category Archives: Four Downs

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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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Seahawks (12/18/11)

December 13th, 2011 - 10:22 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Seattle Seahawks. 1. Stop Marshawn Lynch and force Tarvaris Jackson to beat you Much like last week, the key for a Bears win this week will be focusing on [...]

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

December 7th, 2011 - 11:57 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Denver Broncos. 1. Stop the run and force the pass It’s a simple game plan yet for whatever reason it cannot be executed by Denver opponents: if you stop [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Chiefs (12/04/11)

November 30th, 2011 - 9:15 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Kansas City Chiefs. 1. Send the attack dogs after the quarterback No matter who lines up under center for the Chiefs on Sunday against the Bears, whether it be [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Raiders (11/27/11)

November 24th, 2011 - 9:49 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Oakland Raiders. 1. Stop the run The Raiders have become a more rounded team since acquiring quarterback Carson Palmer mid-season, but their offense still goes as its running game [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Chargers (11/20/11)

November 16th, 2011 - 9:39 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the San Diego Chargers. 1. Run the football Last week, the Lions did a good job of game planning for Matt Forte and they cut off the outside lanes where [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Lions (11/13/11)

November 10th, 2011 - 11:03 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Detroit Lions. 1. Match the physicality of last week, and the intensity of Lions this week Lovie Smith made it clear after the Eagles game Monday night that he [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Eagles (11/07/11)

November 3rd, 2011 - 8:20 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Philadelphia Eagles. 1. Force Michael Vick to his right Despite arguments by Vick fans to the contrary, the dog killer is a great athlete who happens to play quarterback, [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Buccaneers (10/23/11)

October 19th, 2011 - 10:29 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 1. Continue max protection It took Mike Martz and the Bears coaching staff six weeks before finally realizing that they could not depend on their offensive [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Vikings (10/16/11)

October 12th, 2011 - 3:50 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Minnesota Vikings. 1. Focus on containing the run In football, they say that players don’t age gradually over time, rather it happens in an instant. Might that be what [...]

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