Posted September 08, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Jordan Mills
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
Bears fifth-round rookie right tackle Jordan Mills, one of four new starters along Chicago’s offensive line, exceeded expectations in today’s 24-21 win over Cincinnati in the opener.

Bears LB D.J. Williams Struggles, Clock Starts on Bostic Debut

The Chicago Bears saw their first real action from Brian Urlacher's replacement today and the results were not pretty.  New linebacker D.J.  Williams (who did not play the entire preseason) came in and looked horrible in his debut for the Bears.  Whether it was rust, or his limited ability the new linebacker starts can now count on hearing foot steps until the debut of rookie...

The Known Knowns, Known Unknowns, and Unknown Unknowns About the Bears

I don't know if I've been more excited to get a Chicago Bears season started in such an unusual way that I am this year. It's exciting in that I have no idea what to expect.New Head Coach Marc Trestman has completely overhauled this offense so it looks like a big boy, NFL offense. If the Bears had at least an average offense last year, it's not a stretch to say they...

Marc Trestman wants to spread the ball around: 'Certainly it all starts with how we want to attack running and throwing the football'

The Marc Trestman era is underway and the coach wants to spread the ball around as much as possible. The offensive minded Trestman in terms of diversity with formations and play calling, this will be the coming out party for the Bears' offense.

Bears’ Kyle Long Lets The Bengals Know That Jay Cutler Is Not To Be Messed With

During Sunday’s Bears win over the Bengals at Soldier Field, rookie offensive linemanKyle Long took issue with Bengals’ defensive player Vontaze Burfict seemingly trying to hit Jay after he already has went to the ground sliding. Without hesitation Kyle Long hopped in the Burfict’s face and let him know that Jay is off limits for that sort of shenanigans. If that wasn’t...

Martellus Bennett Makes Incredible Touchdown Catch Around Defender

Martellus Bennett started off the Bears season by dropping an easy pass from Jay Cutler, but he made up for it in a big way on the next series. Martellus made one of the better catches you will ever see which included wrangling in a ball around a defender. The play had to be reviewed but the ruling stood and 6 points were added to the Bears’ asset column. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Bears Injury Report; Brandon Marshall, Earl Bennett

The Chicago Bears released their first injury report of the season, and it looks like they will be at full strength to start it. Wide receiver Earl Bennett, who had been suffering from a concussion, was not listed on the Bears report. WR Brandon Marshall, who has apparently fully recovered from a hip surgery he had during the off-season, was not listed on the report either. Kelvin...

Jay Cutler won’t become this generation’s Jeff George

There’s an idea floating amongst the NFL Punditocracy that Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler could be this generation’s answer to Jeff George. It’s an interesting comparison, as Jeff George was signed by the Bears in 2004; but never took the field. He’s also a local Midwest guy- drafted #1 overall by his hometown Indianapolis Colts in 1990 out of Illinois. Jeff George had a distinguished...

Cutler, Marshall lead Bears over Bengals 24-21

Jay Cutler passed to Brandon Marshall for the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter, helping the Chicago Bears rally for a 24-21 victory over the sloppy Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday and giving Marc Trestman a victory in his coaching debut. It wasn't quite the display the Bears were looking for after making some big changes in the offseason. But it was good enough. The Bengals...

Matt Forte Bottled Up by Bengals

Against a tough Bengals defensive front, Matt Forte was held to 50 yards on 19 carries but he scored a touchdown and caught four passes for 41 yards.Fantasy Spin:The Bears kept Forte in on the goal line for a one-yard touchdown and also gave it to him on a fourth-and-one and he converted. Michael Bush had six carries for 15 yards. New coach Marc Trestman should get a career year out of Forte.

Bears rally in second half to win opener

The Chicago Bears rallied with two second half touchdowns, including a 19-yard Jay Cutler to Brandon Marshall laser, to edge the Cincinnati Bengals 24-21 at warm and humid Soldier Field and give Bears head coach Marc Trestman his first NFL victory. It wasn’t always pretty, but the Bears gave the sold-out Soldier Field faithful enough positives to feel good about the [...]

Bears Open Season With Solid Win Over Bengals: Keys To Victory

A few weeks ago I wrote an article titled "5 Reasons The Bears Can Win". In this article I made 5 statements of what the Bears needed to do to win this game.Jay Cutler in End Zone - Sort of.Even though QB Jay Cutler did not leap over players or score a touchdown he was able to hit his targets and get the ball in the end zone. Cutler threw for 242 yards, with 21 out of 33...

Bears Win Ugly Over Bengals Thanks to Cutler

The Chicago Bears rattled off 14 unanswered  points in the second half to eek out a 24-21 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.  After giving up 237 yards of total offense in the first half, and managing only 97 yards of their own,the Bears managed to lump together enough offense to come away with the win.  Quick positives to take away from the Bears win over the...
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