Tag Archives: Game Breakdown

Game Breakdown: Packers at Bears (12.13.09)

December 13th, 2009 - 9:40 am

Bears offense vs. Packers defense In years past, as the famed, but fabled, “Bear Weather” would arrive in December, the Bears would have to resort to grinding out tough yardage with their run game and rely on their defense to [...]

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Game Breakdown: Rams at Bears (12.06.09)

December 6th, 2009 - 10:06 am

Bears offense vs. Rams defense St. Louis’ defense is in the bottom third of the league against both the pass and the run, so the Bears’ offense should be able to run whatever it wants. The Bears have the worst [...]

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Game Breakdown: Bears at Vikings (11.29.09)

November 29th, 2009 - 10:40 am

Bears offense vs. Vikings defense For three straight seasons from 2006-2008, Minnesota finished with the No. 1 run defense. This year, they’re No. 3 with six games to go. That’s no small feat, mostly because they have no small defensive [...]

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Game Breakdown: Eagles at Bears (11.22.09)

November 22nd, 2009 - 10:08 am

Bears offense vs. Eagles defense The Bears are tenth in the league in passing offense, but the Eagles are tenth in the league at stopping it. Philadelphia’s secondary is banged up and if given time, Jay Cutler could pick it [...]

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Game Breakdown: Bears at 49ers (11.12.09)

November 12th, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Bears offense vs. 49ers defense The Bears, but specifically Jay Cutler, have not performed well in prime time games this season. I think that has more to do with the caliber of opponents they’ve faced and less to do with [...]

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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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Game Breakdown: Bears at Bengals (10.25.09)

October 25th, 2009 - 9:59 am

Bears offense vs. Bengals defense As odd as it is for you to read it, it’s just as odd for me to type it, but the Bears are riding their offense this season. When the offense fails — as it [...]

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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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Game Breakdown: Lions at Bears (10.04.09)

October 4th, 2009 - 8:32 am

Bears offense vs. Lions defense As the Bears have continued to find clogged running lanes and small creases as thick as a sheet of paper, they’ve had to rely on Jay Cutler to bail them out in the fourth quarter [...]

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Game Breakdown: Bears at Seahawks (9.27.09)

September 26th, 2009 - 7:19 pm

Bears offense vs. Seahawks defense The Bears thus far are the 30th ranked rushing offense in the league, but with good cause. They’ve faced two 3-4 defenses, which are often difficult to run against. The Steelers also have one of [...]

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