Posts in category "Chicago Bears"

Derrick Rose Continues to Take a Beating

After a brief hiatus, I will state that nothing generates comments like Bears season and between the end of the season and all the format changes at the Trib, those comments sections have died down, but there is still plenty going on: Derrick Rose stories continue to generate ire and condescension: MGB1974 Rank 55 Rose... Read more »

Bears Fans Rejoice Over Packers Loss

Bears fans are mostly happy to have a new coach – which is pretty typical – but they are also happy to see the Packers lose: CutlerToMarshallFor6 That was the choke of the ages. Thank You!!!! That guy is going to need a new screen name soon. Jahannum That loss was glorious. That seems somewhat... Read more »

Will the Bears Get John Fox?

This much is clear. The Bears simply can’t win the PR battle in any of their hires. Another commenter puts it well: ChicagoTRS These comments are sort of hilarious…tells me the Bears can’t win vs public opinion no matter who they hire. They hire Pace and I hear cries of “why not Ballard?” Ballard would... Read more »
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Is Ted Phillips the Real Problem? (part 2)

So the Bears hired Ryan Pace as GM of the Bears. Who? His prior title was Director of Player Personnel with the New Orleans Saints and his primary background is in pro personnel. Bears fans, well, they ain’t happy: JoeBone Rank 441 I’m guessing he was the low-cost option. jenesis5 Rank 611 WTH! The Saints... Read more »

Is Ted Phillips the Real Problem?

Is Ted Philips the Real Problem? For some reason, nobody seems to like Ted Phillips. jdh_666 DeCosta didn’t say he won’t leave Baltimore. He said he won’t work under Ted Phillips, which he’s totally right about. As long as Phillips is still making football decisions, the Bears are almost guaranteed to make the wrong ones.... Read more »

Mike Shanahan to the Bears?

Bears fans have been pretty consistent in their feelings towards this possibility: mycraw I am so sick of the Bears looking for a “Cutler fixer” I could throw up. This hiring stinks of another Cutler apologist/enabler that will continue to hold up the progress of this franchise another 5years. Please hire a coach that has... Read more »
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Did the Bears Do Enough?

With the axe falling on GM Phil Emery, head coach Marc Trestman and offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer, I’ve read headlines stating “Bears clean house”. Not enough for Bears fans, who want ownership and Ted Phillips out as well: RobertNunez I am just not buying this. The dysfunction in Halas Hall doesn’t go away with these... Read more »

If You Have to Blame One Person, Let it be Marc Trestman

Bears Don’t Have A Problem, They Have Many: Coaching Edition If the comments section speaks for Chicago, it’s over for Jay Cutler with the Bears, as far as the fans are concerned. Old story at this point but let’s go back to comments related to Aaron Kromer saying that Jay is hurting the Bears: remembertheroar1... Read more »

Bears Don’t Have A Problem, They Have Many

“Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it.” – Henry Ford Staring down the barrel of what appears to be a 5-11 season, Bears fans are looking for a simple explanation for the demise of their beloved franchise. Wouldn’t it be nice if all we... Read more »
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Bears Win Doesn't Win Fans Over

Even after a win over the Vikings, the press is pretty negative about the Bears, as they should be.  And fans are pretty negative about the Bears, as they should be as well: After a positive article about Jay Cutler: Design’nGal Rank 23 Seriously? Vikings have a terrible defense and Cutler took advantage thanks to his... Read more »