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Fantasy Football 2014: Look at the Chicago Bears

It wasn't long ago that the first Chicago Bear didn't get drafted until the late rounds of a fantasy draft. The Bears just didn't have many playmakers on their offense to produce decent fantasy stats. You might have had guys like Thomas Jones, Rex Grossman, Kyle Orton, or Greg Olsen on your fantasy team but did you really start them? Now the Bears have a few players who will put up big fantasy points this s ...

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Chicago Bears Training Camp Primer: Running backs

One of the Chicago Bears most dangerous offensive weapons is arguably running back Matt Forte. The 6-foot-2, 218 pound back is the perfect fit for Marc Trestman's offensive system, as we saw last season. The Bears rely heavily on Matt Forte as he logged 363 touches last season, the most since his rookie season. So having a productive option behind him will be nice to have for the Bears. They let Michael Bus ...

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NFL Week 5: Six Key Players for New Orleans at Chicago

The Bears (3-1) are fresh off their first loss of the season at Detroit and it won't get any easier come week 5 when they host the New Orleans Saints (4-0). With a high-powered offense led by Drew Brees, the Saints are rolling so far this season. It will be another test for this Bears defense that has struggled at times this season. The Bears must focus on slowing down this Saints offense and not letting Br ...

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NFL Week 3 – Six players to watch for during Sunday’s Bears-Steelers game

It's a tale of two different teams when the Chicago Bears travel to Pittsburgh to take on the Steelers on NBC's Sunday Night Football. The Steelers are 0-2 and are in desperate need of a win. The Bears are just the opposite as they sit at 2-0 and will be tested on the road for the first time this season. The Bears have used two fourth-quarter comebacks to beat the Cincinnati Bengals and Minnesota Vikings, w ...

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Grading The Chicago Bears: Comeback kids again

It was a wet and wacky day at Soldier Field Sunday but the result had Bears fans leaving the stadium happy. The Bears used another fourth-quarter comeback to defeat the Minnesota Vikings 31-30 and improve their record to 2-0 on the season. More importantly, the Bears won a divisional game which could be key in the playoff race. While the Bears looked sloppy at times, it took another fourth-quarter comeback ...

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Bears enjoy rollercoaster ride with Vikes for final-second 31-30 victory

There was no shortage of mistakes in Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings. But there was also no shortage of thrill, as the Chicago Bears took home the win in the final seconds. From start to finish this game had Chicago fans going through alternating spurts of thrills and chills. Literally, it began at kickoff. WR Cordarrelle Patterson began 5 yards deep in the endzone and ran it back for a 105-yard ...

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Vikings vs. Bears Preview

Vikings (0-1) at Bears (1-0) Vikings depth chart: http://www.ourlads.com/nfldepthcharts/depthchart/MIN Bears depth chart: http://www.ourlads.com/nfldepthcharts/depthchart/CHI Coming off of a statement win against the Bengals in their opener, the Bears are looking to continue the momentum at home against the Vikings. Vikings Offense Minnesota, who has the best running back in the league in Adrian Peterson, i ...

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The Bears Need More From the Running Game

  Matt Forte (22) only ran for 50 yards in the season opener against the Bengals.   This Sunday, the Bears welcome the Minnesota Vikings to Solider Field. The same Minnesota Vikings who are led by MVP running back Adrian Peterson. We all know what Minnesota's running game is capable of, but it's the Bears' rushing attack (or lack there of) that concerns me more. Between three ball carriers last we ...

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CCS Film Room: Impressive Rookies

Welcome to the first edition of the 2013 CCS Film Room! This article will focus on the play of the rookie Offensive Lineman of the Bears, both Kyle Long and Jordan Mills. Having a rookie right side of an offensive line is typically a nightmare scenario for NFL teams, but given the Bears recent lack of success at, well, everything involving the OL from the last few years, it's plausible to consider the rooki ...

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Bengals at Bears: Grading the Bears season opening win

The Marc Trestman era is off to a good start in Chicago as the Bears (1-0) used a second half comeback to defeat the Cincinnati Bengals in week 1 of the 2013 NFL season. The Bears trailed 21-10 early in the third quarter before rallying to score two touchdowns and finishing off a 24-10 win. At times the Bears looked sloppy and unable to establish any sort of rhythm on the offensive side of the ball. That ch ...

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