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ESPN’s Rick Reilly on Bears quarterback Jay Cutler

January 13th, 2011 - 9:54 am

ESPN’s Rick Reilly did an interview with Fox’s Kerry Sayers about Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. Reilly didn’t have a favorable opinion of Cutler and said that the general public felt the same way. Rick Reilly on Bears Quarterback Jay Cutler [...]

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Solution to Bears’ offensive woes: Get off the bus running

November 5th, 2010 - 6:20 pm

Boy, what I wouldn’t give to once more hear Lovie Smith proclaim in his thick, Texas accent: “We get off the bus running the football.” What once was considered a joke among media and fans alike has now become an [...]

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Cutler can’t create masterpiece without paint and brushes

October 26th, 2010 - 10:12 am

Imagine a baseball player stepping to the plate without a bat, or at least one that is too short, too heavy and possibly cracked. Picture a jockey mounting a mule and lining up next to thoroughbreds at the Kentucky Derby. [...]

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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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Bears should take preseason seriously

August 14th, 2010 - 7:59 am

When the Bears hit the field Saturday night in San Diego for their first preseason action of the 2010 season, they should do so with the intent to beat the Chargers. I don’t mean win the game, although that would [...]

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Training camp notes: Hester returns with flare

August 11th, 2010 - 9:08 am

When one of your team’s best playmakers sits out practices for nearly a week, it’s perfectly normal to feel a touch of anxiety, especially when your team has missed the playoffs in three straight years. But, as it turns out, [...]

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Countdown to Camp: Cutler, Martz hold the keys to the season

July 12th, 2010 - 3:25 pm

This is Part 1 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. If you thought Jay Cutler had the weight of the world on his shoulders last year entering his [...]

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Bears do need a veteran backup quarterback

May 7th, 2010 - 8:52 am

I usually like to reserve my rebuttal blog entries for incomprehensible drivel written by the Chicago Tribune’s David Haugh. However, this morning, it is another Tribune writer that has earned that right to appear here. Dan Pompei wrote an article [...]

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Martz: Veteran backup QB “would make us all feel a little easier”

May 3rd, 2010 - 8:32 am

New Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz essentially confirmed what most of us have felt since last year, when the Bears carried just two quarterbacks on the active roster: adding a veteran backup would provide valuable insurance should the worst happen [...]

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Cutler nowhere near as involved in coordinator search as some speculate

February 1st, 2010 - 12:58 pm

In a world of cynicism, pessimism and distrust, I sometimes feel like an odd man out. Such a feeling makes me wonder if I’m the only one who thinks it is perfectly acceptable and reasonable for the Bears to want [...]

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