Category Archives: Monday Morning Quarterback

Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 14

December 8th, 2008 - 2:38 pm

Due to the tardiness of this post — and, once again, I apologize to those loyal readers who come here every Monday morning to read it — I’ve had plenty of time to reflect on yesterday’s results. Not that extra [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 13

December 1st, 2008 - 11:21 am

For 25 minutes, the Bears looked like they were in control of Sunday night’s game against the Vikings, and it appeared they were headed for an upset and a two-game lead in the division. Then, the turning point came and [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 12

November 24th, 2008 - 10:27 am

It’s victory Monday in Chicago after the Bears routed the Rams, 27-3, but I’m already focusing my attention on this week’s showdown with the Vikings. I will spend a few minutes talking about the Rams game, though, beginning with the [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 11

November 17th, 2008 - 9:14 am

Six hours of watching other football games and after a good night’s sleep, the sting of a blowout loss to our neighbors to the north, people who wear orange hunting suits doused in deer urine and wedges of foam cheese [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 10

November 10th, 2008 - 1:45 pm

It’s nearly been 24 hours since the Bears’ 21-14 loss to the unbeaten Titans, and hopefully that’s been enough time for Bears fans to calm down and reassess who’s to blame for the loss. In my postgame thoughts, I was [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 9

November 3rd, 2008 - 11:27 am

The best way to sum up what happened Sunday against the Lions is that the Bears lost two of their captains to injuries and still won the game. If you would have told someone who didn’t watch the game that [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 8

October 27th, 2008 - 1:36 pm

Not a traditional version of “Monday Morning Quarterback”, this week’s edition will look ahead rather than behind due to the Bears bye week. A winless Detroit Lions team coming to Soldier Field presents a nightmare scenario should the Bears not [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Week 7

October 20th, 2008 - 11:11 am

It’s commonplace in sports to say that you learn more from losing than you do from winning. Following Sunday’s 48-41 victory over Minnesota, I’m sure the Bears learned plenty. Normally the optimist — sometimes to a fault — it’s my [...]

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