Posts tagged "Bears vs. Lions"

#4thPhase Tweets: Bears tame the dirtiest team in the league

#4thPhase Tweets: Bears tame the dirtiest team in the league
In their last meeting, the Lions beat the Bears at Ford Field. Despite being pressured the entire night, Jay Cutler played (arguably) his best game of the season. While his numbers didn’t necessarily jump out, he kept the Bears in the ballgame. The problem that night was the defense couldn’t limit the big plays from... Read more »

Three plays that defined the Bears loss

While the Bears were outplayed in all three phases by the Lions, three plays stand out that contributed to the loss. Off Hester’s Finger Tips After failing on a fourth and short attempt, Matthew Stafford hit Calvin Johnson on an 88 yard pass as Johnson beat Chris Harris and Brandon Meriweather down the seam. The... Read more »

#4thPhase Tweets: Wheels come off in Detroit

This was a must win game for the Bears. Tonight’s loss sends the Bears to 2-3 and three games back from the undefeated Lions and the Packers. Coming into this week, the Lions rushing attack was 31st overall. Against the Bears, the Lions rushed for 188 yards. This loss makes every game, must win games... Read more »

Peppers needs a big game vs. Lions

In his weekly segment on Fox Chicago, Hub Arkush spoke to Lou Canelis about how unimpressed he was on the Bears victory over the Panthers. Arkush singled out Julius Peppers as one of the main reasons for the third straight bad performance by the defense. Arkush even noticed Peppers taking plays off, something he was... Read more »

The Bears won didn't they?

Courtesy of When turning on the local post game shows on the radio, you would think the Bears lost against the Lions. One caller called in to express his disappointment with the Bears decision to keep Lovie Smith and Jerry Angelo. Another called to complain about how horrible the Bears looked in the preseason... Read more »
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