It was all change at quarterback in Chicago as exciting rookie Mitchell Trubisky replaced the ponderous Mike Glennon, but in the end it was the same old story. Turnovers and a loss. Dave Usher reports…
Continue reading “3 and out: Trubisky era brings hope but still ends in a loss”
It’s the most important position in sports and also perhaps the most difficult to play, but that doesn’t mean we should go easy on them when it all goes wrong. Dave Usher takes a look at how things are going for an old flame…
Continue reading “Roughing the Passer: If it walks like a duck, sounds like a duck and lays eggs like a duck, then it’s probably a duck”
Some teams aren’t filling their stadiums so there’s been much talk as to why that might be. I’ve seen suggestions that it’s because people would now rather stay home and follow their fantasy team instead. No-one is actually buying that, are they?
Continue reading “LATE HITS: Poor attendances – Don’t blame fans for the greed of team owners”
After the disruption caused by Hurricane Irma, Miami belatedly got its season off on the right foot with a hard fought win in Los Angeles. Chris Smith looks at the golden sky at the end of the storm.
Continue reading “3 and out: Dolphins navigate Irma disruption as Cutler makes winning start”
On to the third pick of the 2017 Draft, which is held by the Chicago Bears. Can they find a player to arrest their recent decline?
Continue reading “DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 3 – Chicago Bears”
Our off-season trackers cover all of the important moves that each team makes between the end of the 2016 season and the start of the 2017 one.
Continue reading “OFF-SEASON TRACKER: NFC NORTH – UPDATED”
The first week of free agency is great. It’s not as gripping as the draft, but it’s a close second. Even when your team doesn’t land any of the prized free agents on the market it’s still an exciting time, because they’ll always sign someone. Dave Usher shares his thoughts on what the Chicago Bears have done so far this off season…
Continue reading “Rebuilding the Bears: Pace has been busy, but it’s a long road back”
The Chicago Bears will have top three pick in this year’s draft after a wretched 3-13 season left them in the basement with the hapless Cleveland Browns and crisis ridden San Francisco 49ers. Dave Usher looks back on a bad, bad year for the Bears…
Continue reading “Chicago Bears Season Recap”
The Bears are 2-7 and rooted to the foot of the NFC North, but their improving defense might be something for fans to take encouragement from…
Continue reading “RELEASE THE HOUNDS: Bears D must disregard offensive struggles and continue to forge their own identity”
It has been another frenetic week in the NFL. But whilst the Titans and a certain Jared Goff have been hogging the headlines, some of the following may have escaped your attention.
Continue reading “PICK SIX – The Dear Departed”