| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:45 PM
The Bears can run their series of packaged plays against the Packers on Monday night to give backup quarterback Josh McCown multiple run/pass reads within the game plan.
Using the All-22 coaches tape, here's the breakdown of Matt Forte's 50-yard...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Perhaps the only Bears playmaker who has made fewer plays against the Packers than quarterback Jay Cutler has been running back Matt Forte.
Which is not good news for a team that doesn’t have Cutler -- for this week, at least, depending on who you...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 6:44 AM
If you had to vote on which opponent Jay Cutler should miss for any reason, it would be the Packers. So, the Bears should have that going for them on Monday night.
That would appear to be the only thing the Bears have going for them Monday night....
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Great concern abounds for the health and welfare of beloved NFL gladiators, whose quality of life may be compromised because of repeated concussions and other long-term injuries.
But what about the masses of young amateur football players across the...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Redskins cheap-shot artist Brandon Meriweather had his two-game suspension reduced to one game after an appeal.
What, Meriweather was dirty on only one of those personal fouls against the Bears?
There’s your NFL player safety garbage in all...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
You might think the Bears don’t have much of a team after what you saw in Washington.
They lost to a bad team and lost their captains on both side of the ball. Dire, if not terminal.
Bears coach Marc Trestman thinks you’re wrong.
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:59 PM
The Bears needed a quarterback whisperer. Marc Trestman, your table was ready.
Or at least, your laboratory was.
Now was when Trestman had to show his unique ability to speak fluent backup, journeyman quarterback.
He had done it before with the...
| Oct 10, 2013
Forgive Bears offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer for not knowing what real panic in the streets looks like from his vantage point, traditionally one of the hottest seats in town.
He's new here.
"We're seventh in the league in yards per carry and sixth...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:43 PM
Jay Cutler will have opportunities Thursday night at Soldier Field to attack a Giants defense that has been shredded through the first five weeks of the season with vertical concepts that open up underneath throwing lanes.
As shown here, the Bears...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:08 PM
When quarterback Jay Cutler and the Bears move the ball into the red zone Sunday against the Saints, they should prep for some combination man looks (bracket coverage) from Rob Ryan's defense.
Using the All-22 coaches film, let's breakdown how Falcons...
| Oct 4, 2013
In February 2007, Marc Trestman was an unemployed football coach teaching for an on-line sports training company when he arrived at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis for a corporate speaking engagement.
Trestman did more profound listening than...