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DENVER — The Bears finally found an effective formula for Caleb Hanie, but even that wasn’t enough. Backed by a running attack that gained 159 yards on 38 carries, Hanie was given a modest workload Sunday against the Denver Broncos. He was 12-for-19 for 115 yards and no touchdowns, but he also avoided the mistakes that doomed the Bears in losses to the Oakland Raiders and Kansas City Chiefs. With a little help on a drop by cornerback Chris Harris, Hanie didn’t throw an interception after throwing six in his first two starts. ‘‘Ball security was pretty good — no …
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DENVER — The Bears finally found an effective formula for Caleb Hanie, but even that wasn’t enough. Backed by a running attack that gained 159 yards on 38 carries, Hanie was given a modest workload Sunday against the Denver Broncos. He was 12-for-19 for 115 yards and no touchdowns, but he also avoided...
Although he lost his third consecutive start Sunday, Bears quarterback Caleb Hanie is headed in the right direction, coach Lovie Smith said. ‘‘I think it was a step forward,’’ Smith said, pointing to Hanie’s numbers. Hanie was 12-for-19 for 115 yards with no touchdowns and, more important...
Here are the Week 15 Bears power rankings from various sites around the web:
This Week/Last Week
How bad are things going to be if Caleb Hanie and the Bears lose to Tarvaris Jackson and the Seahawks?
There is no one on the planet that feels worse about the Bears’ loss than RB Marion Barber, but I am not sure why they...
Quarterback: C The Bears round a winning formula for Caleb Hanie — don’t let him do too much. Hanie was 9-of-15 of 76 yards, but no interceptions. Running backs: B Marion Barber (27 carries, 108 yards, 1 TD) and Kahlil Bell (9-40) filled Matt Forte’s shoes. But Barber had two miscues at the end...
DENVER -- If Caleb Hanie struggles Sunday against the Denver Broncos, Josh McCown will be the Chicago Bears' only other option.
NFLN: Playbook Chiefs @ Jets
Analysis: Credit to Solomon for praising the excellent KC corners, boos to Joe for going gaga over the DLs work against a Caleb Hanie led Bears team, whom Chiefs forced the run on every play …
NFLN: Jim Leonard talks Chiefs @ Jets
Analysis: Glad to hear Jim note that they still have ‘playmakers’ on their offense. Translation, they have a puncher’s...
Despite carrying a 10 point lead in the 4th Quarter, the Chicago Bears collapsed late in the game and allowed the Broncos to score 13 unanswered points, including a game winning Field Goal in Overtime, making the final score 13-10.
Bears QB, Caleb Hanie, passed for 115 yards which is a good indication that his WRs didnt do much either. Johnny Knox led the team with...
Usually I like to stick to my own thoughts and insight without having to directly address crap put out by the media talking heads here in Chicago, but in the case of Mike Mulligan's article I have to respond.
In Mulligan's article he simply asserts that the Bears' 53-man roster is flawed from top to bottom full of has been players or never will be players or...
It's the Marion Barber show from here on out until Matt Forte and/or Jay Cutler return.
Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Broncos.
First team to score
Broncos. Unless there’s a defensive or special teams score, or some kind of broken play, I don’t expect a touchdown to be the first score. So, it really comes down to which team’s offense...
Good morning and welcome to Bear Bites, your rundown of Bears news. Today, the news is not pleasant: the defense isn't buying the hype, Izzy thinks one blocked FG wasn't enough, Hanie didn't mess up, Barber helped the Broncos comeback, and more Bears news.
The defense is still not buying into Tebow-mania. (ESPN Chicago)
Israel Idonije is kicking himself...