Tag Archives: Arizona Cardinals

Bears defense disturbing on third downs

August 30th, 2010 - 12:25 pm

Chicago Tribune’s Dan Pompei reviewed the game film from Saturday’s 14-9 loss to the Cardinals and he reveals some disturbing stats and facts about how poorly the Bears played on third downs, specifically third and long. These are disheartening and [...]

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Bears-Cardinals recap

August 29th, 2010 - 9:58 am

My biggest concern heading into Saturday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals was that the Bears might be in a no-win situation and might still be criticized if they had played a perfect game. As it turned out, we never got [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Cardinals (11.08.09)

November 9th, 2009 - 12:54 pm

They say that repetition breeds familiarity and there is nowhere where that is more true than with the current state of the Bears. Nearly two months ago, following the Bears’ 17-14 victory over the defending champion Pittsburgh Steelers, I wrote [...]

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Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Cardinals (11.08.09)

November 8th, 2009 - 3:08 pm

Well, it happened again. For the second time in three weeks, the Bears went out and laid an egg. The score may have been closer against the Cardinals than it was against the Bengals, but don’t let it deceive you. [...]

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Game Breakdown: Cardinals at Bears (11.08.09)

November 8th, 2009 - 10:14 am

Bears offense vs. Cardinals defense For much of the first half of the season, the Bears’ offense was holding its own in games and was actually carrying the defense. The last few games, however, the offense has looked out of [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Cardinals

November 6th, 2009 - 12:11 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Get after Kurt Warner The key to this game, more so than anything else, will be how well the Cardinals’ passing offense performs. The Bears and [...]

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SB43 Verdict: Good game, but overhyped

February 2nd, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Was anybody as surprised to see the guy on the right walk off the field disappointed as they were watching the guy on the left? I wasn’t. I greatly respect and admire Chicago Sun-Times columnist Mike Mulligan, who also has [...]

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Super Bowl XLIII Prediction

February 1st, 2009 - 8:47 am

Here we go. It’s the biggest game of the year and, sadly, the last real game of significance before we become devoid of football for the next six months. I have 99 losses on the season and I’m hoping to [...]

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Super Bowl XLIII prop bet predictions

January 31st, 2009 - 8:19 am

It’s hard enough predicting the winner of the Super Bowl — which will come either later today or tomorrow — let alone prognosticating things like who scores first and which quarterback will have more yards, as well as other incalculable, [...]

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Super Bowl XLIII has tough act to follow

January 26th, 2009 - 5:39 pm

Have you ever had to step into the limelight to deliver a speech or make a presentation immediately following one which was so good that you knew yours would pale in comparison? I was faced with that at least twice [...]

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