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2010 Weekly Predictions: Super Bowl

February 5th, 2011 - 1:47 pm

Well, no matter the result of the Super Bowl, I’ll finish with a better record than I had the previous year of predictions. I’ll fall short of my 70% goal, though. As for picks against the spread, it was my [...]

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2010 Weekly Predictions: Conference Championships

January 21st, 2011 - 3:01 pm

I finished with a 3-1 mark in both straight-up picks and against the spread in the divisional round last week. My goal at the beginning of the season was to try to finish 70% on the season. It was a [...]

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Schadenfreude, anyone? Packers lose to Steelers

December 20th, 2009 - 7:23 pm

When your team is bad and you can hardly stomach watching the game, your next favorite team to watch is the one playing against the Bears’ hated division rivals. The last few minutes of the Packers-Steelers game were quite enjoyable [...]

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Postgame Thoughts: Bears vs. Steelers (9.20.09)

September 20th, 2009 - 6:02 pm

Hey, Chicago media, since you guys like to criticize Jay Cutler’s every facial expression, how does his most recent one suit you? It’s called a smile. When you have nothing else to write about, I guess you have to scrap [...]

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Game Breakdown: Steelers at Bears (9.20.09)

September 19th, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Bears offense vs. Steelers defense Last week the Bears faced a Packers defense that is still learning how to play the 3-4. The Bears’ offense looked rattled, unsettled, discombobulated or any other word you choose to use to describe a [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Steelers

September 16th, 2009 - 5:31 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Take care of the football Is there any doubt why the Bears lost Sunday’s game to the Packers? Jay Cutler threw for 93 more yards than [...]

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SB43 Verdict: Good game, but overhyped

February 2nd, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Was anybody as surprised to see the guy on the right walk off the field disappointed as they were watching the guy on the left? I wasn’t. I greatly respect and admire Chicago Sun-Times columnist Mike Mulligan, who also has [...]

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Super Bowl XLIII Prediction

February 1st, 2009 - 8:47 am

Here we go. It’s the biggest game of the year and, sadly, the last real game of significance before we become devoid of football for the next six months. I have 99 losses on the season and I’m hoping to [...]

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Super Bowl XLIII prop bet predictions

January 31st, 2009 - 8:19 am

It’s hard enough predicting the winner of the Super Bowl — which will come either later today or tomorrow — let alone prognosticating things like who scores first and which quarterback will have more yards, as well as other incalculable, [...]

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Super Bowl XLIII has tough act to follow

January 26th, 2009 - 5:39 pm

Have you ever had to step into the limelight to deliver a speech or make a presentation immediately following one which was so good that you knew yours would pale in comparison? I was faced with that at least twice [...]

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