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Urlacher doesn't care about the 4th Phase

When defending Lovie Smith, Urlacher said “Two of the people I don’t care about: fans or media. They can say what they want to about our head coach, about our players…It does bother me. They don’t know what they’re talking about, obviously.” When taking the quote into context, Urlacher was referring to those who want... Read more »

Five Bears voted into the Pro Bowl; two selected as alternates

Bitter sweet news for Bears fans. While the Bears will miss the post season, five players were selected for the Pro Bowl and two are alternate selections. Charles Tillman, Brian Urlacher, Lance Briggs, Matt Forte and Corey Graham were all voted into the Pro Bowl. Julius Peppers and Devin Hester were selected as alternates. This... Read more »

Beat the Beast

Beat the Beast
I don’t want to write about the Bears offense and what they need to do in order to beat Seattle. Just thinking about Caleb Hanie under center depresses me, and trying to place trust in Marion Barber makes my head hurt. Sure, I could lie and tell myself that Johnny Knox has more magic up... Read more »
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Hurry Up Offense: Teammates sticking up for Barber, Bears not sold on Tebow, Angelo's future

Hurry Up Offense: Teammates sticking up for Barber, Bears not sold on Tebow, Angelo's future
Hurry Up Offense: Quick hits on Bears news during the week Marion Barber keeps his silence As far as I’m concerned, why should he? Barber made two bone-headed plays that directly impacted the game. I understand if a player doesn’t like to speak to the media but unless the player has a severe stuttering problem... Read more »

Lovie's glass is half-full, is yours?

Lovie's glass is half-full, is yours?
Lovie Smith met with the media today and confirmed everyone’s worst fears — Jay Cutler will miss an extended period of time. Smith was optimistic that Cutler will return before the end of the season. He was also optimistic in Caleb Hanie‘s ability to lead the Bears offense. As we know, Hanie came in for... Read more »

#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 »
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Cutler one of the most disliked players in the NFL

Cutler one of the most disliked players in the NFL
A month ago, Forbes named Brian Urlacher one of the 10 most liked players in the NFL. Another Bears player was named in another Forbes list but this time, it’s not so flattering. Jay Cutler was named as one of 10 most disliked players in the NFL, among a couple convicts, an accused slime ball,... Read more »

Urlacher Named In Forbes NFL's Most Liked Player List

Forbes recently named the NFL’s 10 most liked players from a recent E-Poll/Nielsen poll that scored  the highest in public appeal. According to the poll, Brian Urlacher was the 8th most liked. Here’s the entire list: Ndamukong Suh Detroit Lions Appeal: 71%     A defensive lineman No. 1? Apparently a unique name and an... 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 »
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Who Will Step Up To Be The Leader Of The Bears' Locker Room?

Urlacher is a future Hall Of Famer and still one of the best in the game. He's been more vocal to the media and still the face of the franchise.
The Bears filled Olin Kreutz’s void by signing former Seahawks center, Chris Spencer. A player will have to step up to fill his void in the locker room. With a shortened offseason and new players signed through free agency, someone will have to keep the locker room in order.
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