Archive for the ‘Chicago Bears’ Category

QUICK SNAPS: The Coaching Merry-Go-Round (2017 edition)

It’s that time of year again. The regular season ends and all hell lets loose in the managerial ranks of the NFL. Head coaches, assistant coaches, general managers and other staff are all in the firing line as franchises search for the ingredient which will bring them success in 2018. Richard O’Hagan tries to keep up.

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Bears look good? The Browns must be even worse than we thought.

Full disclosure: I thought the Bears would lose this. In my defence, why wouldn’t I? John Fox has been in town three years and in that time he’s never won a game in which the Bears were favourites. It had only happened seven times, because the Bears have been so bad it’s not often anyone expects them to win…

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Season can’t end quick enough for sorry Bears

Last week the Bears looked like a capable NFL offense when they smashed the Bengals. Usually after a performance like that I get taken in and begin to believe that the good times might be just around the corner. This time I didn’t…

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Gould-en Oldie comes back to kick Bears where it hurts

San Francisco’s Robbie Gould kicked five field goals on his return to Soldier Field to inflict misery on his former team. This loss was just so Bears, writes a dejected Dave Usher…

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The 300: #20 Dick Stanfel

Today’s member of The 300 is another star from the post-war years of the NFL

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The 300: #13 Devin Hester

Yesterday, The 300 brought you one of the Hall of Fame’s most recent entrants. Today, it is the turn of one of the NFL’s most recent retirees.

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The 300: #11 Walt Kiesling

Today, The 300 takes us right back to the earliest days of the NFL.

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Bears slump against depleted Packers – time for Fox to go

The improving Bears had been looking forward to a strong second half of the season, kicking off with a win over their under-strength rivals Green Bay at Soldier Field last Sunday. Let’s just say it didn’t go according to plan…

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3 and out: Battling effort but Bears come up just short

It was another spirited showing from the Bears but ultimately they just fell short in New Orleans, as silly mistakes and a controversial call from the officials proved too much to overcome…

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3 and out: Bears win again on back of great defensive effort

The Bears recorded back to back wins for the first time since 2015 to move to 3-4 and match their win total for the whole of last season. They have their defense to thank for this one…

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