POMPEI WRITES LOVELY PIECE ON CUTLER This is an article about how the evolution of a human being, a man, and less about football. (Thanks to Michael C. Wright for spreading the word on Twitter.) It is an absolutely must read and it contains passages like this: Trestman, McCown and Marshall were among the guests... Read more »
I was actually taken aback while reading Peter King’s MMQB column: Offensive rookie of the year? This morning, it’s Chicago guard Kyle Long. The human sack machine, Jay Cutler, has been sacked three times in three games. King may be right but he knows as well as anyone that a right guard is not going to... Read more »
First off, an apology for our site issues over the last 24 hours. It is inexcusable and know that immediate actions are being taken to remedy the situation. You deserve a great Comments section – not the shit being provided you now. I’ll fix it. A lot of developments from last night’s game worth discussing... Read more »
This is not an X’s and O’s site. Never has been and – unless I hear someone like Matt Bowen – never will be. There are plenty of places around the internet and sports world to turn for play breakdown. But this weekly feature will hopefully illuminate for both myself and the common fan why... Read more »
I’m biased, sure, but find me someone who has analyzed the following in a more enjoyable manner.
Not a ton of relevant information out there about the first week of the Bears season but I scrounged together a few bits and bobs. ________________________________________ Ditka to Shave Mustache? I assume because someone comically sign me up for it, I receive emails from an organization called the American Mustache Institute. This week’s was, of... Read more »
NOTE: I hear your complaints on the game thread and comments section in general. I’m working to remedy the awfulness. Unfortunately re-launching the site rogue is a time-consuming endeavor. We’ve begun that process but in the meantime I am working to make the experience below better. There are many blossoming themes from Sunday’s thrilling Bears... Read more »
If Jay Cutler plays great the Bears will have a chance to win the Super Bowl and he will become very very VERY rich. We can debate Shea McClellin and Alshon Jeffery and Adam Podlesh all we want. If Cutler’s great, Bears win. A lot. That’s the season.
The second meaningless game is in the books. Here are some thoughts of varying importance. (The thoughts vary from completely unimportant to mildly unimportant.) Note: This is a long piece and will hopefully sustain the end til middle of next week. Starting then, I return to daily writing here on da blog. I have respect... Read more »
Moon Over Blog Post! GM Phil Emery and head coach Marc Trestman addressed the media today in Bourbonnais. I watched them speak. Here’s what I thought: Marc Trestman made his first brilliant decision as Bears head coach. He put on a hat. Emery acknowledges a number of expiring contracts in 2013 but does not anticipate... Read more »