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He is arguably the best player in Chicago Bears history, for all intents and purposes.
The pro bowls. The defensive player of the year awards. The lumbering interception returns playing on a bad hamstring and a bad ankle, the jaw-dropping speed showcased from sideline to sideline when an opposing foe was foolish enough to try an outside run to either side of the field.
Number 54, Brian Urlacher. The face of the Bears franchise for 13 years.
All of this is true. We should be thankful for it.
And yet, it’s just time for him to go away. At least for the time being.
In a week where the Bears are coming off an exceptional first performance against AFC power Cincinnati Bengals, the focus should be on a week 2 showdown with the division rival Minnesota Vikings. Instead, we find ourselves talking about an interview Urlacher had earlier in the week, where it sounded like a bitter ex-girlfriend pining for its former love to give her an another chance.
In case you missed it, Urlacher stated h...
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Tweet Brian Urlacher, the retired All-Pro Chicago Bears linebacker, has been in the sports headlines for his quotes a lot lately. This time, Urlacher is sounding a lot bit bitter that current Bears quarterback is the only former teammate that hasn’t called Urlacher since he’s been retired. Urlacher recently sat down with Graham Bensinger and vented about […]
Charles Tillman will be a key asset in the mission to stop Vikings’ running back Adrian Peterson
The Minnesota Vikings have arguably the best running back in the National Football League in MVP Adrian Peterson. Last year, he amassed 2,097 yards, eight short of Eric Dickerson’s record of 2,015. Keep in mind, Peterson had ACL surgery the previous offseason, so this was a superhuman...
The Bears were able to protect Jay Cutler last week, let's see if they can keep it up.
After going 13-3 week 1, I've started out 1-0 with the Patriot sneaking past the Jets.
We'll continue to learn more about the league after this weeks game.
Here we go:
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The Chicago Bears are focusing more on their pass rush than stopping Adrian Peterson as they head into Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings. “I think as a D-lineman, we definitely want to stop the
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The Marc Trestman era in Chicago began with a win for the Bears against the Cincinnati Bengals in the season opener. Now, Trestman is set for his first NFC North opponent to visit Soldier Field. The Bears welcome the Minnesota Vikings to the Lake Front on Sunday in a divisional battle.The Vikings were defeated by the Detroit Lions in their season opener and are facing a 0-2 start...
Jay Cutler avoided a sack in the opener, which is a different feeling for him. He’s working behind a new offensive line that offered more protection than it had in the past.
The Chicago Bears are coming off a win that answered a lot of fans' questions coming into this season.Quarterback Jay Cutler lead a fourth quarter scoring drive to win a game for just the second time in four seasons. We've been waiting a long time to see Cutler do this with any regularity. Hopefully this is a sign of things to come.It was an impressive scoring drive which...
The new-look Chicago Bears kicked off the 2013 season against the up and coming Cincinnati Bengals Sunday September 8th. As expected the Soldier Field faithful flocked to the recently renovated spaceship by the lake to excitedly usher in the Mark Trestman era. The rookie NFL head coach and his revamped defense seemingly had their hands full attempting to contain All-Pro wide out...
Bears nose tackle Stephen Paea has to have a strong game against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday if Chicago’s defense is going to limit running back Adrian Peterson.
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(Eds: With AP Photos.) By GENE CHAMBERLAIN Associated Press The Chicago Bears find themselves worrying about improving their pass rush at a time when there could be a somewhat more pressing issue facing them: Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
A week after they recorded only one sack and one hit on Cincinnati quarterback Andy Dalton, the Bears' defensive linemen...
Fresh off an impressive comeback victory over the Cincinnati Bengals (0-1), the Chicago (1-0) Bears now play host to the division rival Minnesota Vikings (0-1) in Week 2. The Vikings suffered a bad road loss to Detroit last week and will be looking to avoid falling to an 0-2 hole with both losses coming from […]The post Undefeated Chicago Bears to hold Minnesota Vikings winless...
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Have you ever felt more certain of the outcome of a game already than the game between the Vikings and the Bears this weekend? The Vikings head to Chicago for only the second game of the season, but they leave Detroit with a division loss and head into a raging inferno or herpes needles at Soldier Field to face another divisional opponent in Chicago. But...
The Minnesota Vikings (0-1) come to Soldier Field on Sunday looking to upset the Chicago Bears and avoid two straight losses to open the 2013 NFL season.
The Bears needed the Vikings to lose to the Green Bay Packers in Week 17 of the 2012 season to have a chance at the playoffs. Both, the Bears and Vikings finished with 10-6 records, but the Vikings held the head-to-head edge over...