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St. Louis Rams
In a game not nearly as compelling as the score might indicate, the Chicago Bears bounced back with a 20-6 win over the St. Louis Rams at Soldier Field in Chicago on Sunday.The game featured one offensive touchdown by Chicago running back Michael Bush, five total field goals from both teams, and an interception returned for a touchdown by Major Wright of the Bears late in the game that sealed the deal for Chicago. It was a workman-like performance for Chicago, who were never really threatened in a defensive battle that featured six sacks from the home team. The 1-2 Rams will host the Seattle Seahawks next Sunday in St. Louis, while 2-1 Chicago travels to Dallas for a Monday night showdown with the Cowboys.Here are five things we learned from Sunday's game.1. Both teams have excellent kickers. It's not a sexy pick but the best part of either offense Sunday was their kickers. Greg Zuerlein is now eight for eight on the season and provided all the points for the Rams against t...
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The first pick of the 2010 NFL Draft, and former NFL Offensive Rookie Of The Year, Heisman Trophy winner Sam Bradford has found himself in the under-deliver category, particularly after not managing to get his St. Louis Rams into the end zone during four quarters of play last week in Chicago.After a stellar season in 2010, much was expected of Bradford and his career with the St...
According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, Bears head coach Lovie Smith is hopeful that running back Matt Forte will return to practice this week.
Michael Bush only had 18 carries for 55 yards and 1 touchdown during Sunday’s win over the Rams.
While Bush is a good running back, Forte is clearly the better player and once the Bears get him back they’ll be a better team.
The Chicago Bears relied on a strong defensive effort, limiting the Rams to just two field goals in a resounding 23-6 victory on Sunday. The front four was once again dominant for Chicago sacking Rams QB Sam Bradford six times and allowing the Rams only 160 net yards in the game.
Led by Israel Idonije's 2.5 sacks on the day the front four harassed the third year QB all day...
The Chicago Bears defeated the St. Louis Rams Sunday 23-6 in a battle of the two worst offensive lines in football.Chicago moves to 2-1 and St. Louis fall to 1-2.Each offense played very poorly and the offensive lines were a big part of that. Sure the defensive fronts of both teams are good, but the offensive lines made them look great.The two teams allowed eight sacks,15 quarterback...
Sam Bradford absorbed six sacks and Steven Jackson rushed for just 29 yards. The St. Louis offense, so potent the first two weeks, found no holes in Week 3.
The 23-6 loss at Chicago was an uncomfortable flashback to 2011, when the Rams were at the bottom of the NFL with a 12-point scoring average.
The Rams were largely betrayed by a patchwork line minus the projected starter at...
Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall criticized former NFL star Warren Sapp for calling him a ''retard'' in a radio interview.
That struck a chord with Marshall, who has acknowledged receiving treatment for borderline personality disorder and anger management, and he fired back Monday in an online video.
''I got a really disturbing heads-up on something...
Chilo Rachal had a solid performance yesterday in his first start at left guard for the Bears. Bear Report talks with Rachal about the Rams, his mindset as an offensive lineman and more.
It is not the end of the world. The Rams lost to a potential division winner on the road. Remember, the Bears lost 10 days earlier to their division rival. They simply could not lose to the Rams, in this game, at Soldier Field. Fans should not be devastated by this loss.
At the same time, we should not ignore the reasons why they lost. I have not reviewed all of the...
According to NFL Network’s Stacey Dales, Rams’ RB Steven Jackson is active and will play today vs the Bears. Jackson’s mysterious second half absence in last week’s win over Washington raised red flags as it was not clear whether the veteran was benched following an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty or if he was battling a groin injury. Regardless, Jackson is active and...
CHICAGO (AP) -- Major Wright returned an interception 45 yards for a touchdown, and the Chicago Bears beat the St. Louis Rams 23-6 on Sunday.
The defense came to the rescue against the Rams (1-2), holding them to 160 yards and sacking Sam Bradford six times. That was enough on a day when Jay Cutler struggled, and the Bears (2-1) came away with the win after an ugly loss to Green...
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Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher wear matching outfits as they get close during a walk in the West Village, NYC. The adorable couple wore matching shirts identifying them as NYC Chicago Bears fans and could be seen walking arm in arm and smiling.I seriously never knew there was such a thing as a New York City Bears fan.-TO
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CHICAGO -- With their offense under fire for a poor performance against Green Bay 10 days earlier, the Chicago Bears turned to an old standby, riding their defense and St. Louis mistakes to a 23-6 victory over the Rams on Sunday. The Bears' first 10 points were set up by drive-extending St. Louis penalties, and their clinching touchdown in the fourth quarter came on a 45-yard...
This is from John Keim:
"OK, I’m tired of talking about the Rams’ game too. But a couple more things. One reason rookie corner Richard Crawford had success vs. Danny Amendola on the two times he faced him? He’s covered him already. As Crawford prepared at SMU for an all-star game last year, Amendola happened to be on campus and was working out. Crawford was asked...
Former NFL great and current NFL Network analyst Warren Sapp reportedly called Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall a "retard" on The Dan Patrick Show this past Friday.
Sapp was talking about today's players and how they don't respect that players who played before them.
“These kids that play the game today have no relevance for the past, have no conscious of...