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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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Bears have right idea in offensive coordinator search

January 13th, 2010 - 11:07 am

Say what you want about the way Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith have handled their jobs over the last few years, and most any criticism is warranted, but at least they’re doing the right thing in their search for a …

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Rodgers has early edge over Cutler in inequitable duel

December 10th, 2009 - 4:17 pm

If the oldest rivalry in professional football wasn’t enough to stir the pot for Bears and Packers fans, there’s a side story ongoing that will figure to make things even more interesting for the foreseeable future. After decades of erratic …

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Ravens-Packers MNF provides preview for Bears

December 8th, 2009 - 7:01 am

Monday night’s game between the Baltimore Ravens and Green Bay Packers provided Bears fans with a glimpse of what is to come in the next two weeks.  The Bears will host the Packers this week at Soldier Field before traveling …

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