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Bears in the National Spotlight: Previewing the Previews

Bears in the National Spotlight: Previewing the Previews
Aaron Rodgers and NFC North-leading Green Bay Packers host the rival Chicago Bears on Monday Night Football on ESPN. The Green Bay Packers (5-2)  versus the 4-3 Bears will kick on Nov. 4 at 7:25 p.m. Mike Tirico and Jon Gruden will call the game from historic Lambeau Field with sideline reporter Lisa Salters. This is the best game on the NFL docket this weekend. No, really it is. Bears-Packers on MNF is the only NFL game in week 9 between teams with winning records. And it’s the 185th regular season game between the Bears and Packers, the most games ever between two NFL franchises. But you already knew that. Spreads vary between different places of “investment,” but the best online gambling sites have Green Bay favored by 10.5 points and the over/under at 49.5 points. Doesn’t that line seem a little high to you? Then again Green Bay has won six straight and eight of the last nine...

Bears Chris Conte rips fans in Tweet; channels George W. Bush

Bears Chris Conte rips fans in Tweet; channels George W. Bush
Remember after 9/11 when then President George W. Bush proclaimed “you’re either with us, or with the terrorists” to the entire world? Well the NFL version of that came today after the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears and put the Bears in serious jeopardy of making the playoffs. Bears safety Chris Conte turned on his own fans by tweeting the following: ...