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Third phase has to pick up the slack

August 31st, 2010 - 9:04 am

For the majority of Lovie Smith’s tenure as Bears head coach, the team has won games based on the play of its defense and special teams. With the exception of the Super Bowl season in 2006 when the team was …

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Bears-Raiders recap

August 22nd, 2010 - 8:05 am

It didn’t take long for Bears fans to feel discouraged by the performance of the first team offense or defense in Saturday’s 32-17 preseason loss to the Raiders. To summarize, the Raiders’ offense received the opening kickoff, converted a 3rd-and-17 …

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Countdown to Camp: Forte should resemble his rookie form

July 14th, 2010 - 11:15 am

This is Part 2 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. When we see Matt Forte on the field in 2010, he’ll look a lot like he did in …

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Packers

September 9th, 2009 - 5:20 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Play 60 minutes of disciplined, mistake-free football Probably the most important task awaiting the Bears this week in their Sunday night showdown against divisional rival Green …

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What happened to the two-back system?

November 25th, 2008 - 10:23 pm

The plan was to use two running backs. It’s something Lovie Smith has stressed since he became Bears head coach five years ago. “You need at least two good running backs to make it through a season,” Lovie has said. …

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10 things to watch in preseason Game 4

August 27th, 2008 - 11:24 pm

In keeping with my previous entries, we’ll take a look at some of the things to watch in Thursday night’s preseason finale against the Cleveland Browns.  It’s a bit harder to find ten distinct things in a meaningless fourth game, …

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10 things to watch in preseason Game 2

August 16th, 2008 - 10:43 am

The Bears concluded their training camp in Bourbonnais on Thursday with a light, free-spirited practice in which players exchanged jerseys and had a walkthrough preparing for tonight’s second preseason game in Seattle.  Much like last week’s preseason opener against the …

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Wolfe playing hurt

August 11th, 2008 - 9:24 am

Apparently Garrett Wolfe can play hurt, because the second year back had a successful game against the Chiefs on Thursday and has been playing with a sore hamstring for some time now. In a story on ChicagoSports.com, Wolfe says he …

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Bears-Chiefs postgame thoughts

August 7th, 2008 - 10:23 pm

While watching the Bears’ preseason game against Kansas City tonight, I took some notes during the game.  I jotted down about 66 different tidbits, some good and some bad.  Of course, I won’t go through each and every one of …

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