Last weekend I took a shot with the Cincinnati Bengals and they let me down. All four games were covered by the favorites and all four games failed to hit the over. (Read: Vegas took a bath.) This weekend I present a bet for every game. One bet – prop or otherwise – to keep... Read more »
The following are my selections for wild card weekend – against the spread, of course. Cincinnati +4.5 HOUSTON I am sure the whole world will be turning on the Texans after their miserable finish to the 2012 season…and I’m one of them. I hate this Texans team and I don’t trust their head coach (Kubiak)... Read more »
A Note of Thanks. Thanks to you all for making this another incredible year on DBB and I look forward to all of you following us as we head rogue (again) in 2012. We’re working daily to build something you will all love. The Standings I am only including those who currently have a winning... Read more »
I have been having conversations with Cameron Worrell for over a year now and they are one of the highlights of my week. But hearing him discuss his history with concussions and their lingering effects put the entire issue in context for me. We talk football during this chat – why he hates the Niners,... Read more »
Above is the official prime time game thread picture: Cowbear. Three final thoughts as the Texans come to town: The Bears can conceivably have this game wrecked by their inability to contain J.J. Watt and the Texans pass rush. Tonight is the kind of night where Mike Tice has to hunker down and give Matt... Read more »
Note: All blog podcasts are supposed to be available on iTunes by searching DaBearsBlog. Let me know if it fails. John McClain is one of the legend of the football writing business and I was honored he spent a few minutes on the phone with me Wednesday evening. On the call he discusses: Circumstances surrounding... Read more »
So before we get to the Weekend of the Wild Card, I figured I’d weigh in on the happenings around the league over this past week. Leslie Frazier is a solid choice for the Minnesota Vikings but I wonder if they interviewed any non-minority candidates. The Raiders went undefeated in their division and finally looked... Read more »
There comes a time in the season where we must start rooting against all other quality NFC teams. That time has come.