Found December 13, 2011 on
Here are the Week 15 Bears power rankings from various sites around the web:
This Week/Last Week
How bad are things going to be if Caleb Hanie and the Bears lose to Tarvaris Jackson and the Seahawks?
There is no one on the planet that feels worse about the Bears’ loss than RB Marion Barber, but I am not sure why they were attempting to run outside the tackles to begin with. In all honesty, it was a better performance than I anticipated with third-string QB Caleb Hanie under center and star RB Matt Forte on the sidelines.
No Jay Cutler. No Matt Forte. No playoffs. They are reeling right now. They just don’t do enough on offense.
Pro Football Weekly
Barber’s gaffes, Tebow’s magic hand Chicago third consecutive loss.
Better luck next year Bears fans. The injuries to Jay Cutler and Matt Forte are too immense to overcome. The two replacements have been resp...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
A little more than three weeks ago, after a fifth consecutive victory, the Bears were one of the NFL’s hottest teams. That high was fleeting as news of Jay Cutler’s broken thumb was revealed piece by piece. Three losses later, the Bears have gone from playoff insider to outsider, yet they’ve avoided...
While everybody has contributed to the Bears’ three-game losing streak, one man was responsible for putting Caleb Hanie behind the steering wheel.
Martz suggests he'll open up playbook to help HanieAs little as Caleb Hanie has done since taking over for Jay Cutler three games ago, the Bears quarterback is three Marion Barber brain cramps and a Roy Williams drop away from sporting a two-game winning streak.
Although he lost his third consecutive start Sunday, Bears quarterback Caleb Hanie is headed in the right direction, coach Lovie Smith said. ‘‘I think it was a step forward,’’ Smith said, pointing to Hanie’s numbers. Hanie was 12-for-19 for 115 yards with no touchdowns and, more important...
Bears players expressed confidence Wednesday that Marion Barber would rebound from the mistakes he made late in last Sunday's loss.
Marion Barber might be Public Enemy No. 1 to some Chicago Bears fans, but his teammates and coaches are standing by him after his two costly mistakes in Sunday's 13-10 overtime loss to the Denver Broncos. Barber's first miscue came with the Bears leading 10-7 with about two minutes to go and the Broncos out of timeouts. Barber, who ran hard all day and gained 108 yards on...
Matt Prater helped Tim Tebow deliver another improbable comeback. But Bears running back Marion Barber III might have been Tebow's greatest helper.
(The Associated Press) Undrafted rookie Doug Baldwin blocked a first-quarter punt that was returned by Michael Robinson 17 yards for a touchdown, then caught a 29-yard TD pass from Tarvaris Jackson in the third quarter as the Seattle Seahawks pulled away for a 30-13 win over the staggering St. Louis Rams on Monday night.Seattle (6-7) won for the fourth time in five games and kept...
Undrafted rookie Doug Baldwin blocked a first-quarter punt that was returned by Michael Robinson 17 yards for a touchdown, then caught a 29-yard TD pass from Tarvaris Jackson in the third quarter as the Seattle Seahawks pulled away for a 30-13 win.