Tag Archives: Atlanta Falcons

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Falcons (10/12/14)

October 8th, 2014 - 9:30 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Atlanta Falcons. 1. Play smart It’s sad that this has to be a key to winning because, honestly, when is it ever okay to play dumb? But the reason [...]

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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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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Falcons (10.18.09)

October 19th, 2009 - 8:43 am

If there is one positive that can be taken from the loss to the Falcons, it’s that the Bears still had a chance to win a turnover- and mistake-filled game. The Bears now have two losses on the season, and [...]

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Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Falcons (10.18.09)

October 18th, 2009 - 9:46 pm

I think the best way to sum up tonight’s loss to the Falcons is that the Bears failed in all three phases of the game. They got an “F” for every subject on the report card. Special teams: bad. Offense: [...]

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Game Breakdown: Bears at Falcons (10.18.09)

October 18th, 2009 - 10:17 am

Bears offense vs. Falcons defense If the Bears are to win this game and get some vindication, they’ll need to rely on this matchup getting them there. The Falcons are a good team, but it’s their defense that is their [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Falcons

October 16th, 2009 - 8:07 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Put constant pressure on Matt Ryan Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan was sacked twice by the Miami Dolphins in the season opener and has barely been touched [...]

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Bears will need to rely on Cutler, breaks to beat Falcons

October 13th, 2009 - 8:43 pm

Sometimes the NFL schedule makers hit the mark when it comes to scheduling prime time games on national television. Other times they miss, and occasionally badly. As it pertains to the Bears-Falcons game in Week 6′s Sunday night matchup, the [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears Bye (10.11.09)

October 12th, 2009 - 11:28 am

While I’d still prefer to watch a Bears game on a Sunday afternoon rather than channel surf — or Internet watch — the bye week allowed us to keep an eye on some of the upcoming opponents on the Bears’ [...]

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Wild Card predictions

January 2nd, 2009 - 12:35 pm

I finished out the regular season with a good Week 17, but now the difficult season begins. The playoffs aren’t always as easy to predict as the regular season and we begin with some tough wild card games. Here’s a [...]

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Falcons beat Vikings to keep Bears alive

December 21st, 2008 - 6:34 pm

The Atlanta Falcons beat the Minnesota Vikings, 24-17, Sunday to keep the Bears’ hopes for winning the NFC North division alive. With the Eagles’ loss to the Redskins and the Buccaneers’ defeat to the Chargers, the Bears are also alive [...]

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