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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Jets (09/22/14)

September 18th, 2014 - 9:15 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the New York Jets. 1. Start strong, finish strong Last week against the 49ers, the Bears began the game with a holding penalty on the opening kickoff, a quick three-and-out [...]

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Game Preview: Chicago Bears (0-1) at San Francisco 49ers (1-0)

September 13th, 2014 - 1:07 pm

The Bears will try to avenge their season-opening loss to the Buffalo Bills when they take on the San Francisco 49ers this coming Sunday night, but it will take quite the upset to accomplish that feat. The Niners open their [...]

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Mike Ditka, on NFL fans who choose to boycott because of Roger Goodell

September 12th, 2014 - 10:00 am

Former Bears coach and Chicago legend Mike Ditka, who has a weekly radio spot on Waddle & Silvy on WMVP-AM ESPN 1000, had some strong opinions about the ongoing Ray Rice and Roger Goodell drama. Ditka, who strongly defended Goodell, [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the 49ers (09/14/14)

September 11th, 2014 - 10:00 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the San Francisco 49ers. 1. Protect the football It’s no secret why the Bears lost their Week 1 matchup with the Bills. Jay Cutler‘s two interceptions and Brandon Marshall‘s lost [...]

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Bears scoring not as big a concern as turnovers

September 9th, 2014 - 9:30 am

Football is king in this country, that much is certain. So on every Monday from September through the first weekend in February, we’re going to be inundated with football discussion following a weekend of great football action. When your team [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Bills (09.07.14)

September 8th, 2014 - 12:05 pm

Well, that was fun while it lasted. The easiest projected opponent on the schedule took it to the Bears in not only the season opener but in the Bears’ home opener as well. Even the most optimistic Bears fans — [...]

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Briggs absence more drama than substance

September 3rd, 2014 - 9:00 am

Bears veteran linebacker Lance Briggs was excused from Monday’s practice for “personal reasons,” and as we later learned, it was so that he could be present at the opening of his new restaurant in California. The issue brought a wave [...]

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Bears-Browns preview: Special teams an emphasis in final roster cuts

August 28th, 2014 - 6:30 pm

There are many theories circulating on why the Bears special teams have been in disarray the past two seasons. One is the loss of special teams guru Dave Toub, who commanded the Bears’ special teams that were perennially in the [...]

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Bears-Browns preview: Safety position is still most pressing concern

August 28th, 2014 - 6:00 pm

It’s fair to call the Bears a playoff contender. Any team with a good quarterback and a top offense capable of scoring more than 27 points per game has at least a chance. But if the Bears want to be [...]

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Bears-Browns preview: How much does Charles Tillman have left?

August 28th, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Charles Tillman, like his Class of 2003 alum Lance Briggs, has looked slow and old thus far in the preseason. And like I said in my preview of the linebacker position, I’m not ready to declare with any kind of [...]

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