Found November 04, 2012 on
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Green Bay Packers
Lovie Smith’s message to the team this week was to “have a fast start”. They clearly got the memo.
In 2000, the Tennessee Titans pulled off the famous “Music City Miracle”. In 2012, the Bears stormed into Nashville and put on a performance that from this day forth should be known as the “Music City Massacre” (I’m trademarking this).
If they hadn’t done so already, the Bear’s firmly placed their names amongst the NFC’s elite with their 51-20 shellacking of the Titans.
At 7-1 (I told you!), the Bears hold a 1.5 game lead in the division over the surging Green Bay Packers and are tied for 2nd in the NFL in winning percentage with their week 10 opponents, the Houston Texans.
The way the Bears dominated the Titans on Sunday was almost comical. They forced so many turnovers that defensive end Corey Wootton was visually disappointed when a pass he tipped fell harmlessly to the ground instead of being picked off. It felt like the players on defense were expecting to come away with the
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The Chicago Bears breezed through the first half of their schedule. Now, it's time to buckle down.
The Bears are in good shape at the moment leading the NFC North at 7-1, but the schedule is about to take a tougher turn.
Houston visits Sunday night in a matchup of two of the league's best teams, and then comes a game at San Francisco next week.
To that, coach Lovie Smith...
Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears were up 7-0 against the Tennessee Titans backed up in their own end zone. Cutler dropped back into the end zone where he threw an amazing pass that happened to be tipped by a Titan defensive back. The defensive back tipped it right to Matt Forte, the Chicago Bear running back, who than made the first town. Everything seemed to be all right for the...
The Tennessee Titans now have plenty of motivation to play better. Owner Bud Adams has made sure of that.
The owner plans to evaluate everyone from the front office to the coaches to the players over the final seven games after the Titans lost 51-20 to Chicago, the most points allowed since a 59-0 loss to New England in 2009.
"In my 50 years of owning an NFL franchise, I am...
Titans running back Chris Johnson went wild Sunday against the Chicago. He finished the day with 141 yards and a touchdown on just 16 carries.Fantasy Spin:Johnson did lose a couple of fumbles but getting to 141 yards against the Bears' stout run defense is still an impressive feat, even if 80 of said yards came on one play in the fourth quarter.
Brian Urlacher became the latest Chicago defender to return an interception for a touchdown and Jay Cutler threw three TD passes to Brandon Marshall as the Bears routed the Tennessee Titans 51-20 on Sunday.
Cornerback Charles Tillman forced four fumbles and Chicago created five turnovers while winning its sixth in a row.
The Bears (7-1) scored a franchise-record 28 points in the...
The schedule gets tougher for the Bears after this weekend, so Jay Cutler and Chicago's offense will need to show improvement on the road in Tennessee if they are to build some momentum.
The inactives are out for today's game at LP Field between the Titans and the Bears, and here they are.
CHICAGO BEARS: TE Brody Eldridge, WR Alshon Jeffery, DT Amobi Okoye, DE Chet Ozougwu, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, DT Matt Toeaina, OL Edwin Williams
TENNESSEE TITANS: LB Patrick Bailey, DT DaJohn Harris, G Leroy Harris, WR Lavelle Hawkins, QB Jake Locker, OT Byron Stingily...
The Chicago Bears are looking to extend their five game winning streak and get the offense on track when they travel to the Music City to face the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. The 6-1 Bears are coming off a come-from-behind 23-22 victory over Carolina, but the offense sputtered. The Titans, 3-5, lost a tough overtime game to Indianapolis 19-13. Jay [...]
The Chicago Bears rode a franchise-record 28 point first quarter en route to a 51-20 dismantling of the Tennessee Titans Sunday afternoon at LP Field in Nashville. All three phases-offense, defense, and special teams scored as the opportunistic Bears defense once again forced five turnovers. Corneback Charles Tillman forced four fumbles and had a team-high nine tackles while linebacker Brian [...]