Archive for September 2013

Final Thoughts: Bears 40-32 Loss To The Lions Might Be A Blessing In Disguise

Final Thoughts: Bears 40-32 Loss To The Lions Might Be A Blessing In Disguise
It’s so hard to be perfect week in and week out in the NFL especially for a team that is still trying to figure exactly who they are. Ups-and-downs are expected for any new head coach and offensive scheme. No one thought the Bears would have this much success this early on in the season.... Read more »

Week Four NFL Preview: Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions

Week Four NFL Preview: Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions
The Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions will go head-to-head for the 167th time ever on Sunday afternoon. The Bears lead the all-time series 96-65-5. Since arriving in the windy city in 2009, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is 7-1 against the Lions. His only loss came in Week Five of the 2011 season at Ford Field.... Read more »

Quote Of The Day: Zach Minter On His First Career NFL Game

Quote Of The Day: Zach Minter On His First Career NFL Game
Defensive tackle Zach Minter inked a three-year, $1.48 million deal with the Chicago Bears the day after the 2013 NFL Draft ended. On Sunday, the undrafted rookie out of Montana State will make his first appearance in an NFL game. He will serve as the third defensive tackle behind starters Stephen Paea and Nate Collins... Read more »
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Bears Place Melton On IR; Sign Cohen To Active Roster

Bears Place Melton On IR; Sign Cohen To Active Roster
The Chicago Bears announced on Friday that defensive tackle Henry Melton has been placed on season-ending injured reserve after suffering a torn left ACL last Sunday night against the Steelers. According to a league source, the Bears have signed defensive tackle Landon Cohen to a one-year deal. He was brought in on Tuesday for a... Read more »

Key Matchup: Calvin Johnson Against The Bears Secondary

Key Matchup: Calvin Johnson Against The Bears Secondary
The Chicago Bears (3-0) travel to Detroit to face their NFC North rival Lions (2-1). Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is a freak of nature and is arguably the best in the game. Johnson is coming off a 2012 season, where he reeled in an NFL record 1,964 yards. Johnson fell 36 yards short due... Read more »

Week Four NFL Power Rankings, Chicago Bears Edition

Week Four NFL Power Rankings, Chicago Bears Edition
Here are the Week Four power rankings from various sites around the web: ESPN: #5 (Last week: #9) Analysis, “The Bears’ defense has three touchdowns this year, as many as the Buccaneers and Jaguars’ offenses. Chicago’s defense has scored on 1.6 percent of snaps, higher than Jacksonville’s offense.” NFL.com: #5 (Last week: #7) Analysis, “Two... Read more »
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Final Thoughts: The Bears Clearly Have A Chance To Be Elite Season

Final Thoughts: The Bears Clearly Have A Chance To Be Elite Season
The Chicago Bears improved to 3-0 after taking care of a desperate and winless Pittsburgh Steelers team on Sunday night. The 40-23 win was their first win on the road this season. Coming into Sunday night’s game, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was just 1-5 on Sunday Night Football as he was winless in three road attempts on... Read more »

Week Three NFL Preview: Chicago Bears at Pittsburgh Steelers

Week Three NFL Preview: Chicago Bears at Pittsburgh Steelers
The Chicago Bears and Pittsburgh Steelers will square off for the 29th time ever on Sunday night. The Bears lead the all-time series 20-7-1. The Bears haven’t won in Pittsburgh since 1989 and are just 1-5 all-time against the Steelers at Heinz Field. The Jim Harbaugh led Bears routed the Steelers, 20-0 in Week 10... Read more »

You Can't Not Laugh At Jay Cutler's Appearance With His Wife On The League

You Can't Not Laugh At Jay Cutler's Appearance With His Wife On The League
Jay Cutler and his wife Kristin Cutler, formerly Cavallari appeared together with their one-year old boy Camden on FXX’s fifth season of The League this week. Kristin appeared in last season’s fourth episode titled “The Breastalyzer.” The only couple in the fantasy league made up of a bunch of funny characters is Kevin and Jenny MacArthur. In... Read more »
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Five Players To Watch: Week Three

Five Players To Watch: Week Three
The Chicago Bears (2-0) travel to Heinz Field on Sunday night to battle the Pittsburgh Steelers (0-2). The Steelers are looking to avoid their first 0-3 start in 14 years. Only five NFL teams have ever advanced to the postseason after losing three straight games to start the season. The Bears on the other hand... Read more »