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Dan McGrath: Extreme reactions, gullibility are givens with the…

Dan McGrath: Extreme reactions, gullibility are givens with these Bears

suntimes.com Updated 55 minutes ago
I’ve picked two of their seven games correctly, and you’re coming to me for insight on the Bears? Unwise. Let’s move along, folks; nothing to learn here. I might know very little, but I have spotted a familiar, recurring pattern: a total lack of perspec…
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  • Sunday preview: After Brandon Marshall’s fit, Bears don’t see w…

    Sunday preview: After Brandon Marshall’s fit, Bears don’t see what the fuss is about

    suntimes.com ESPN.com 55 minutes ago
    Bears guard Matt Slauson played with the New York Jets during the Mark Sanchez era. The fallout from Brandon Marshall’s locker-room rant was just another week to him. ‘‘This has been nothing compared to what I’ve dealt with in the past,’’ Slauson said. …
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  • Title-hungry Bears veterans know turnaround has to start now

    Title-hungry Bears veterans know turnaround has to start now

    suntimes.com 55 minutes ago
    The Bears’ locker room had hushed 20 minutes after last Sunday’s loss, and defensive tackle Jeremiah Ratliff sat in front of his locker, pondering a championship and how many more chances he’ll have to reach one. ‘‘For some of us, that window’s closing,…
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  • Sunday playbook: Bears’ offense must pass the Belichick test

    Sunday playbook: Bears’ offense must pass the Belichick test

    suntimes.com 1 hour ago
    The Bears’ glut of offensive talent gave New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick plenty to talk about this week. There was outright adoration for running back Matt Forte. Even kicker Robbie Gould, who was described by Belichick as “one of the best, mo…
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  • Concerned about the clock

    Concerned about the clock

    suntimes.com 1 hour ago
    The Bears’ locker room had hushed 20 minutes after last Sunday’s loss, and defensive tackle Jeremiah Ratliff sat in front of his locker, pondering a championship and how many more chances he’ll have to reach one. ‘‘For some of us, that window’s closing,…
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  • Week 8 question marks include Brandon Marshall, Darrelle Revis …

    Week 8 question marks include Brandon Marshall, Darrelle Revis and Lance Briggs

    suntimes.com 5 hours ago
    Three days after discussing his outburst in the wake of the Bears’ loss to the Miami Dolphins on Showtime, receiver Brandon Marshall blasted the media for asking him about it. He even used the words ‘‘rant’’ and ‘‘tirade,’’ joking it would be the only s…
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  • Kyle Fuller expected to play with broken hand

    Kyle Fuller expected to play with broken hand

    The Bears defense hasn’t had many bright spots this season, but rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller has been one of them. That made the fact that he suffered a pair of injuries last weekend a troubling development for the unit. Fuller broke his right hand and…
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  • Bears still looking for Jay Cutler to take the lead

    Bears still looking for Jay Cutler to take the lead

    RICK TELANDER: Jay Cutler was at his weeniest Thursday in his news conference at Halas Hall.
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  • Bears vs. Patriots preview

    Bears vs. Patriots preview

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    Has it really been eight years already? The last time the Chicago Bears visited the New England Patriots, on Nov. 26, 2006, quarterback Tom Brady was juking linebacker Brian Urlacher on an unforgettable 11-yard run en route to a hard-fought, 17-13 win. …
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  • It’s time to let Matt Forte be the man

    It’s time to let Matt Forte be the man

    suntimes.com Oct 23 (yesterday)
    The Bears’ bell cow was seated in the corner of Halas Hall’s media room Thursday, waiting patiently to take the place of the quarterback at the podium. It’s time to feed him.
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  • Jared Allen doesn’t see leadership void with Bears

    Jared Allen doesn’t see leadership void with Bears

    profootballtalk.com Oct 23 (yesterday)
    The Bears’ 3-4 start and angry locker room after last weekend’s loss to the Dolphins have left people discussing whether the Bears have a leadership void on the team that will lead them to a disappointing finish to this season. Defensive end Jared Allen…
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  • Bears need a leader to emerge

    Bears need a leader to emerge

    profootballtalk.com Oct 23 (yesterday)
    As the Bears try to break free from a 3-4 start that we all now know receiver Brandon Marshall regards as unacceptable, it seems they’re desperately in need of one thing they don’t have — a leader who can bring the locker room together. Marshall seems t…
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  • Video - The Bear Facts: Week 8 02:51

    The Bear Facts: Week 8

    Oct 24
    Jeff Dickerson, Michael C. Wright and Tom Waddle break down why the Bears' run game and Jay Cutler's ability to limit turnovers will be key in Chicago's matchup against New England in Week 8.
  • Video - 'NFL Live' OT Challenge Flags 01:54

    'NFL Live' OT Challenge Flags

    Oct 24
    Tedy Bruschi, Mark Schlereth and Trey Wingo throw their challenge flags for teams and players in Week 8.
  • Video - Cutler Addresses Marshall Tirade, Leadership 01:17

    Cutler Addresses Marshall Tirade, Leadership

    Oct 23
    ESPN Bears reporter Jeff Dickerson discusses quarterback Jay Cutler's media availability where Brandon Marshall's tirade and questions about Cutler's leadership were addressed.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Bears-Patriots 00:30

    Inside Edge: Bears-Patriots

    Oct 23
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Chicago at New England.

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