Category Archives: Four Downs

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Packers (09/27/10)

September 22nd, 2010 - 6:50 pm

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

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Cowboys (09/19/10)

September 15th, 2010 - 3:33 pm

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

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Lions (09/12/10)

September 8th, 2010 - 5:48 pm

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

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Lions

January 1st, 2010 - 10:39 am

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 encore against the Lions. Detroit [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Vikings

December 24th, 2009 - 7:00 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Keep the Vikings’ offense off the field The Bears had the right formula last week to beat the Ravens, they just turned the ball over too [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Ravens

December 18th, 2009 - 12:38 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Contain Ray Rice He may not be very big, but at 5-foot-8, Baltimore running back Ray Rice runs like a truck. As is the case with [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Packers

December 11th, 2009 - 7:20 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Generate pressure with the front four The Bears’ defensive linemen ought to be licking their chops this week. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been sacked a [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Rams

December 4th, 2009 - 9:23 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Stop Steven Jackson Jackson did not fully practice this week and is questionable for the game on Sunday, but my hunch is that he’ll play. If [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Vikings

November 28th, 2009 - 3:18 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Contain Adrian Peterson Nobody ever truly stops Peterson because he possesses a rare combination of speed and power. But he is very containable provided that all [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Eagles

November 20th, 2009 - 4:20 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Win the turnover battle By now, we’re all well aware of Jay Cutler’s struggles in prime time games. He’s thrown 11 of his league-high 17 interceptions [...]

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