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Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith acknowledges the fans as leaves the field Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012 at LP Field. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune)
Here are the Week 10 Bears power rankings from various sites around the web:
ESPN: #3 (Last week: #5)
Analysis, “Absolute, total domination on defense, every single week. When the offense clicks, the Bears might be the league’s best team.”
NFL.com: #3 (Last week: #3)
Analysis, “Weren’t there a lot of people saying the Chicago Bears were fluky, and that the Tennessee Titans would upset them? Thought so. Bears defense: seven touchdowns in the past six games.”
CBS Sports: #2 (Last week: #2)
Analysis, “Defense. Special teams. Running game. Some passing. They can do a lot of different things to score.”
Fox Sports: #3 (last week: #3)
Analysis, “Charles Tillman is my vote for MVP. Not Defensive Player of the Year . . . MVP.”
Sporting News: #5 (Last week: #8)
Analysis, “So much for free agent addition Michael Bush taking away a chunk of his carri
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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.
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He had a deadline Tuesday to return to practice from the list. That didn't happen.
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Cutler was hesitant to answer who he was voting for on his weekly appearance on WMVP-AM 1000 in Chicago on Monday, but he did relinquish the information.
"That's a touchy subject," Cutler said. "Yeah, I have...
Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler mentioned he is not interested in discussing a contract extension during the season, via ESPN Chicago.
“I don’t want to do (an extension) during the year,” Cutler said during “The Jay Cutler Show” on ESPN 1000. “I did it during the year when I first got here, and it didn’t work out that well, and I said I’d never do it again. After the...
Chicago Bears star cornerback Charles Tillman might miss Sunday's game against the Houston Texans because of the pending birth of his daughter.
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The Chicago Bears blasted the Tennessee Titans, 51-20, in Nashville over the weekend. Many of the fans at LP Field were decked out in orange and blue as scores of Bears fans made the trip from the Windy City to the Music City on Sunday. Those same Bears fans also reportedly drank the city dry after the game.How do fans celebrate a big road victory? By hitting up the local bars, of...
Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall (15) enjoys himself on the bench in the fourth quarter Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012 at LP Field. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune)
Coming off their seventh win of the season in Tennessee, the Chicago Bears have now won six straight games.
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A recap of the dominating Chicago Bears win in Nashville and a preview of the huge matchup with the Houston Texans highlight the agenda on the next “Bears Claws” program on Blogtalk Radio. Join the guys as they discuss Charles Tillman’s penchant for producing turnovers, the special teams contributions, and the still-developing Bears offense. This week’s guest is Matt Goldstein, [...]
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...