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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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Five things to watch in Bears-Browns preseason game

September 3rd, 2009 - 12:36 pm

After three preseason games, most players are spent and just want the regular season to begin. A lot of them are wiped out after the training camp portion of the preseason is finished. In the fourth game of the preseason, [...]

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Nothing easy about Bears preseason schedule

March 30th, 2009 - 2:10 pm

The 2009 preseason schedule was unveiled and the Bears will certainly have some good competition to get them ready for the regular season. The Bears will open the preseason on the road against Dick Jauron’s Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson [...]

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Bears swap tackles, sign Browns’ Shaffer

March 25th, 2009 - 4:07 pm

The Bears signed veteran offensive tackle Kevin Shaffer on Wednesday to help bolster a depleted offensive line. Shaffer was replaced in Cleveland by former Bear John St. Clair, so the Bears and Browns essentially traded tackles. Shaffer, 29, started all [...]

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St. Clair chooses Browns; Bears need to respond

March 17th, 2009 - 5:55 pm

The Bears’ hope of re-signing John St. Clair to maintain continuity on the offensive line was quashed Tuesday when St. Clair signed a three-year contract with the Cleveland Browns. The contract, according to the Sun-Times’ Brad Biggs, is believed to [...]

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