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Colin Kaepernick’s impressive performance against the Chicago Bears on Monday night appears to have earned him another opportunity in the starting role for the San Francisco 49ers. According to Jim Trotter of SI.com, Harbaugh is making the switch to KaeShare Tweet
yahoo.com Nov 21, 2012After San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick put on quite the show against the Chicago Bears on Monday night, opening up the team's formerly conservative passing game with several accurate long throws, head coach Jim Harbaugh said that …Share Tweetsuntimes.com Nov 21, 2012Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice always has been a staunch defender of right tackle Gabe Carimi. He loves his work ethic, appreciates his demeanor and sees plenty of potential. But at this point in the season after back-to-back losses, the Bears no…Share TweetLeave it to Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice to utter what many feel. Asked if he anticipates starting quarterback Jay Cutler playing Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, Tice said, “God, I hope so.” Tice swiftly noted that his sentiment was “Share Tweet
Bears DE Shea McClellin expects to play vs. Vikingssuntimes.com Nov 21, 2012Rookie defensive end Shea McClellin, who missed the Bears’ 32-7 loss against the 49ers with a concussion, said Wednesday he has been cleared by doctors to practice and expects to play Sunday against the Vikings at Soldier Field. McClellin suffered the cShare TweetESPN.com Nov 21, 2012Chicago Bears starting left guard Chilo Rachal has left the team for personal reasons and has been placed on the reserve/left squad list, the team announced.Share TweetThe Bears were without Jay Cutler Monday night, but even if he was there, he might not have been for long. After watching his group allow six sacks to the 49ers, Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice didn’t rule out lineup changes. But mostly, he said tShare Tweet
My picks for Pats-Jets and the rest of Week 12CNNSI.com Nov 21, 2012The better team doesn't always win in the NFL. So, can the Texans overcome many things working against them to beat the Lions on Thanksgiving? See what Peter King thinks.Share Tweet
Quirks of the Game: The Third-String Quarterbacknytimes.com Nov 21, 2012Backup quarterbacks -- and in some cases, third-stringers -- came to the fore after injuries to a bunch of starters, but the odds are almost always stacked against them.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 21, 2012The surprise isn’t that 49ers pass-rusher Aldon Smith won NFC defensive player of the week honors. The surprise would have been if anyone else was even considered. Smith had 5.5 sacks Monday against the Bears, giving him a league-high 15 on the season.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 21, 2012The University of California-Berkeley made the decision Tuesday to part ways with head coach Jeff Tedford after 11 years of Tedford walking the sidelines for the Golden Bears. And Green Bay Packers quarterback and Cal alum Aaron Rodgers isn’t the leastShare Tweet
Bears Working To Fix Offensive Line IssuesNov 21Bears center Roberto Garza discusses the offensive line woes from Monday night's loss and looks forward to the next game against Minnesota.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: MIN-CHINov 21Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Vikings-Bears
Chicago Hot Button: Super Bowl PretendersNov 21ESPN Chicago's Marc Silverman and Tom Waddle explain why they think the Bears are Super Bowl pretenders.