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Week 10 Preview: Lions at Bears

A must-win game. You’ve heard it already – one too many times. Oh, and it’s a revenge game on top of that. For the Bears, it’s a matter of protecting their home turf and evening up their record with the Lions, a team targeting its first postseason berth since ’99.  Realistically, both clubs know the […]

Bears vs. Lions, November 13 – moved to 3:15 CT

The Chicago Bears announced that the start time of their November 13 home game against the Detroit Lions has been changed to 3:15pm CT. The game was originally scheduled to kick off at Noon central time. Moving the game to the late afternoon slate gives FOX two games with playoff implications in that time slot. […]

Bears S Meriweather fined again; hit on Lions WR Burleson costs $25K

A weekly occurrence? Bears safety Brandon Meriweather has been fined $25,000 for his hit on Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson on Monday night, Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune reports. Last week, Meriweather was fined $20,000 for his helmet-to-helmet hit on Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith. During the 2010 season, Meriweather, then with the Patriots, was fined $50,000 for a hit on […]

Big plays burn Bears defense in 24-13 loss to Lions

In a sloppy game that featured a total of 26 penalties, the Lions prevailed thanks in part to a pair of big plays. Calvin Johnson caught his ninth touchdown of the season, a 73-yard bomb from Matthew Stafford to start the scoring in the second quarter, putting the Lions ahead 7-0. Despite being decimated by […]

Monday Night Football Preview: Bears at Lions

Tossed to and fro, from pushing Atlanta aside, to being pushed aside by New Orleans and Green Bay, the Bears season so far has changed many directions.  At its highest peak, the team’s fortunes were most northern after an impressive Week 1 domination of the Falcons, to the most southern point after falling to the […]

Suh’s smackdown of Cutler was not why Bears won in Detroit

In the aftermath of the Bears 24-20 victory over the Lions in Detroit, a lot has been made about the controversial Ndamukong Suh tackle of Jay Cutler. Like every other American who saw the replay of Suh’s violent (yet legal) push, I don’t think it warranted a flag. But to those who believe it was […]

Bears-Lions Gameday Thread

As if the Lions didn’t have their work cut out for them facing a red-hot Bears team, they’ll have to do so without… Their top 2 QBs A healthy first- or second-string RB One of their leading sackman, Kyle Vanden Bosch Could be a fun day for Bears fans. To sound off on what’s goin’ down […]

Sloppy Bears defeat Lions 19-14 after last-second TD catch is overturned

Maybe this is finally the Bears’ year… Despite 4 turnovers, 9 penalties, failing to score a point after a 1st and goal from the Lions’ 1-yardline and an apparent last-second game-winning TD reception by Detroit’s Calvin Johnson, the Bears somehow managed to pull out a dramatic 19-14 win over the Lions. Jay Cutler threw two […]

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