Posts tagged "2010 season"

Toughest Part of the Bears Schedule is Over

After starting the season 2-3, Bears fans are up at arms over the team’s performance. Who can blame them? The offense ranks 20th and the defense is even worse at 29th. The offensive line is 3rd in giving up the most sacks and the offense is ranked 17th in points scored. The defense is 27th... Read more »

Disresepected Bears will win the North

On paper, the Bears have a tough schedule. When the NFL schedule was released in April, I predicted the Bears would win the division by finishing the regular season 12-4. On the eve of the first game of the regular season and after the offseason and watching the preseason, I’m sticking to my guns. Here’s... Read more »

The First Positive Article About the Bears Not Written By Me

There’s been a ton of negativity about the Bears this offseason, as my ChicagoNow counterpart, Boomer wrote in his “Fire Lovie Smith” blog. I don’t know what everyone else is seeing. Fans, columnists and “experts” all look at the recent past of the Bears and how mediocre the teams were. A season after the Super Bowl, there were plenty... Read more »

4th Phase Tweets: Preseason is finally over

The preseason is finally over. After all the anticipation during the offseason, minicamp and training camp, the real football season is upon us. After going winless in the preseason, the 4th Phase is seriously about to have a Chris Farley Superfan heart attack. In a previous posting earlier this year, I said the Bears are... Read more »

Football season is here. One City. One Team.

My wife sent me this picture while she was at the store (thank you xoxo). It’s just another reminder that this is a Bears town no matter what baseball team you follow. So as the White Sox choke away the season and Cubs rebuild, yet again, it’s time to focus our attention to the Bears. ... Read more »

Rush Men came to play against the Raiders

The Raiders were missing their starting running back and both starting wide receivers but they still managed to move the ball up and down the field on the Bears’ first team defense. After a shaky start, the defense settled down. The pressure from the Rush Men made Campbell a little more nervous. The unit finished... Read more »

4th Phase tweets: Oakland raid the Bears

Seriously, we have to keep telling ourselves that this is preseason. These games mean nothing. It’s more of a chance to get the starters accustomed to playing together and an applying their learning’s of a new offensive system. Last night, the Bears look bad. The first unit offensive line gave up 4 sacks… in the... Read more »

Bears (unofficial) home opener tonight!

The Bears play their first home game tonight against the Oakland Raiders. Preseason games are hard to watch because you don’t get the full experience – the intensity of the game and the roar of the crowd. Besides, it’s still warm and not Bear weather. Regardless, hungry Bears fans, like me, want to see the... Read more »

4th Phase Tweets - Bears Lose To Chargers in Preseason Opener

We have to remind ourselves that this is only the preseason and this was the first preseason game. Regardless, the Bears loss against the Chargers is not acceptable. There’s been a lot of buzz around this season because of Mike Martz, Julius Peppers and what could be Lovie Smith and Jerry Angelo’s last season if... Read more »

Preseason story lines that need to play out

The Bears play their first preseason game tomorrow night against the Chargers. This will be the first time we see the new look Bears, the brand new Monsters of the Midway. Although the preseason doesn’t count for anything, there are plenty of storylines that we should pay attention to.  Quarterbacks Can Jay Cutler take the next step... Read more »
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