Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Marc Trestman: Chicago Bears Still in Playoff Hunt
December 2nd, 2013 at 9:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** Despite a thoroughly disappointing overtime loss to the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman isn't giving up on the team's playoff chances. “There are some historical points of view that show that it doesn’t [mean the Bears can't make the playoffs].  We’ve got a long season left. We’ve got...

Slow Start Dooms Chicago Bears in Loss to St. Louis Rams
November 24th, 2013 at 5:00 PM
First the Chicago Bears allowed a 65-yard touchdown to Tavon Austin on the Rams first possession.  Then, a Matt Forte fumble led to a second St. Louis score just seconds later, and the Bears never recovered.  Chicago lost 42-21 in St. Louis, and failed to capitalize on a Detroit Lions...

Chicago Bears Outlast Storm, Baltimore Ravens for Win
November 17th, 2013 at 11:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** One of the most severe November storms in memory tore through the Midwest.  But even that couldn't keep the Chicago Bears from winning their sixth game of the season, 23-20 in overtime, over the Baltimore Ravens, and pulling in to a tie for first place in the NFC North. The game was...

Chicago Bears See “Bad Jay” Return in Loss to Detroit Lions
September 30th, 2013 at 3:27 PM
In comic books, an evil twin usually wears opposite colors and has a goatee.  On the Chicago Bears, he throws interceptions.   "Bad" Jay Cutler made his first appearance of the season for the Bears, in a loss to the Detroit Lions Sunday.  He threw three interceptions and lost a fumble....

No Lovie, No Problem. Chicago Bears Defense Keeps Rolling Under Marc Trestman
September 23rd, 2013 at 10:10 AM
***PHOTO1*** When the Chicago Bears hired offensive minded-head coach Marc Trestman in the offseason, many fans worried it meant the end of the team's suffocating and opportunistic defense.  But after three games it's clear; the reports of the demise of the Bears' defense have been greatly exaggerated. Chicago's defense once again proved...