Posts Tagged ‘Mike Glennon’

Bears back on track, thanks to Mack

It was closer than it should have been, but the Bears are off and running. Having blown a big lead at Green Bay a week earlier, things were getting a little edgy when Russell Wilson hit Tyler Locket in the back corner of the end zone to get Seattle within one score, but this time the defense stepped up and closed out the game…

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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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End of the 1st Quarter: The Bears are who we thought they were

The Bears were tipped to be the weakest team in the NFC North going into the season and after three losses in four games that’s exactly where they are. Still, they were one dropped catch away from 2-2, so what should we make of Chicago? Dave Usher answers the questions…

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3 and out: Bears embarrassed by depleted Packers

Any glimmer of hope Bears fans had following last week’s gutsy win over the Steelers was ruthlessly extinguished by Aaron Rodgers and a depleted Packers team on Thursday night. A tired and bleary eyed Dave Usher reports on a bad, bad night for Chicago…

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3 and out: Thunder & Lightning sink the Steelers

The Bears got their first win of the season with a gutsy effort based on defense and running the football. In true Bears fashion though, they almost managed to blow it in bizarre fashion…

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LATE HITS: Poor attendances – Don’t blame fans for the greed of team owners

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?

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3 and out: Miserable Bears blown away in Florida

After a surprisingly spirited showing in week one, any hopes Chicago Bears fans had that their team might on an upward curve were smashed to pieces in Tampa Bay on Sunday… 

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3 and out: Deja vu as late drops cost gritty Bears

Last year the Bears regularly found ways to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory, and they were at it again on opening day in a loss to the Falcons. Dave Usher reports on an agonising finish in Chicago…

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Season Preview: Chicago Bears

After a disappointing 3-13 season the Bears dumped QB Jay Cutler and are going in a different direction with former Buc Mike Glennon and rookie Mitchell Trubisky going head to head for the job. There may be long term gain, but there will certainly be short term pain, writes David Usher…

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Major Shock: Bears move up to take Trubisky at number two

The 2017 NFL Draft got off to a stunning start as the Chicago Bears shocked everybody by making a blockbuster trade to switch places with San Francisco and take North Carolina QB Mitchell Trubisky with the second overall pick…

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