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suntimes.com Updated Oct 4, 2012
Bears players were enjoying a glorious performance that epitomized what Lovie Smith’s defense is all about - not only five INTs, including two returned for TDs that fueled a 34-18 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on ‘‘Monday Night Football.’’ BUpvote Share Tweet
suntimes.com Oct 4, 2012At first glance, tight end Matt Spaeth’s contributions to the Bears’ offense appear miniscule. All he has is a four-yard reception, but his true value doesn’t show up on stat sheets. Just ask quarterback Jay Cutler. “He’s a wild card in our offeUpvote Share Tweet
Bears can take much from victory against Cowboys in 2010suntimes.com Oct 4, 2012ARLINGTON, Texas - Just by not being Mike Martz, Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice has had the wind at his back since being promoted after last season. On Monday, though, he’ll have to measure up to arguably Martz’s greatest triumph in his twoUpvote Share TweetA few players got the shaft in this week's First Quarter Stock Watch post. One was Minnesota Vikings all-purpose man Percy Harvin, the NFC's special teams player of the month for September, and we circled back on him Wednesday. Another was Chicago Bears…Upvote Share Tweet
Jags remove some tarps for Sundayprofootballtalk.com Oct 4, 2012Jags owner Shahid Khan eventually wants to remove all tarps from EverBank Field. He’ll start by removing some. Specifically, the tarps will be lifted from Section 403 for Sunday’s game against the Bears. “We’re pleased with demand for tickets foUpvote Share Tweet
Cowboys lacking home-field advantageprofootballtalk.com Oct 4, 2012The Cowboys have a showplace of a stadium. They just don’t have a home-field advantage. The Cowboys are a meager 14-12 in Cowboys Stadium since it opened in 2009, and the Bears felt particularly at home Monday. “Big ups to all the Chicago fans in DallUpvote Share Tweet
Countdown Daily Prediction: Bears-JaguarsOct 4The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Chicago at Jacksonville
Preview: Chicago Bears vs. Jacksonville JaguarsOct 4NFL Films previews the Week 5 matchup between the Chicago Bears and the Jacksonville Jaguars.
After winning their first four games, the Arizona Cardinals' first loss ex…Oct 4After winning their first four games, the Arizona Cardinals' flaws, specifically on offense, were exposed.
Biggest NFL games of Week 5 -- John Clayton's First & 10Oct 4The NFC is the superior conference by far in 2012. That actually keeps more AFC teams in the playoff race, writes John Clayton.
The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL PickOct 4A reader named Mike in St. Louis sent me the following e-mail this week: "Simmons, football fans in St. Louis have suffered enough, compiling the wor...