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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: 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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Bears-Browns preview: Can Santonio Holmes still play and contribute?

August 28th, 2014 - 3:00 pm

When the Bears brought in veteran wide receiver and former Super Bowl MVP Santonio Holmes, they wanted to see what the 30-year-old still had left in the tank. Through one preseason game, Holmes hasn’t had much time to display what [...]

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Bears-Browns preview: Fales auditioning for a roster spot

August 28th, 2014 - 2:00 pm

With the release of backup quarterback Jordan Palmer, the Bears have decided on Jimmy Clausen this week as the No. 2 option behind starter Jay Cutler. Now that the competition between Palmer and Clausen is over, the Bears want to [...]

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Bears-Browns recap

September 3rd, 2010 - 5:33 pm

With Lovie Smith’s future hanging in the balance, it did not surprise anyone when it was announced prior to the game that quarterback Jay Cutler would not take any snaps in the Bears’ preseason finale against the Cleveland Browns. Despite [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Browns (11.01.09)

November 2nd, 2009 - 12:36 pm

Sunday’s victory over the Browns was a big step for the Bears for many reasons. First, it broke a losing streak that they were in and gave them some much-needed confidence after a demoralizing loss to the Bengals last week. [...]

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Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Browns (11.01.09)

November 1st, 2009 - 3:33 pm

There’s no such thing as a bad victory. A win is a win and a 1-point victory counts just the same in the standings as a blowout. I sat through three and a half quarters largely unsatisfied by the Bears’ [...]

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Game Breakdown: Browns at Bears (11.01.09)

November 1st, 2009 - 9:37 am

Bears offense vs. Browns defense If there’s one team against whom even the woeful Bears’ run game can have success, it’s the Browns. Cleveland’s defense is second-worst at stopping the run, yielding 170.6 yards per game on the ground. They’ve [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Browns

October 29th, 2009 - 9:57 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Run the football The Browns have the second-worst run defense in the league, allowing 170.6 rushing yards per game. The Bears haven’t been able to run [...]

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Preseason Game 4

September 4th, 2009 - 4:56 am

Here’s the last Monday Morning Quarterback that won’t be published on a Monday — or a Tuesday, following a Monday night game during the regular season — and I couldn’t be happier. Sure, watching Bears preseason games is more fun [...]

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