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ESPN.com Updated Nov 14, 2012
49ers quarterback Alex Smith, who suffered a concussion Sunday against the Rams, has passed concussion tests this week and is on track to start Monday night against the Bears, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.Share Tweet
ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012Let's take a quick roundup of a newsy Wednesday in the NFC North: Chicago Bears: The Bears didn't practice so there was no injury report. We've already noted that coach Lovie Smith said quarterback Jay Cutler (concussion) is improving. According to ESPN…Share Tweet
Jason Campbell's downfield reticenceESPN.com Nov 14, 2012Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is "getting better" as he recovers from a concussion suffered three days ago, coach Lovie Smith said Wednesday. In reality, as we've discussed already, we won't have a meaningful update on Cutler's conditio…Share TweetAn NFL spokesman confirmed that Houston Texans linebacker Tim Dobbins was fined $30,000 Wednesday for his helmet-to-helmet hit on Bears quarterback Jay Cutler on Sunday night.Share TweetMLB.com Nov 14, 2012The Cubs decided right-hander Scott Baker was worth gambling on even though he missed all of 2012 after having Tommy John surgery.Share TweetDespite the Chicago Bears' ugly loss on Sunday night, Brandon Marshall was excited. He got a package at the Bears' training facility from his alma mater, Central Florida. Inside, he found a UCF workout shirt he wanted to show off to his 752,131 Twitter …Share Tweet
Cheapskate Loria dupes Fish fans againCNNSI.com Nov 14, 2012If the Miami Marlins are going to dump their team every year, their new manager should be John Calipari. Why not? He can win some games, sell a bunch of tickets and sell a bunch more T-shirts -- and then announce in December that he traded his entire st…Share Tweet
The Peanut PunchNov 14Rachel Nichols examines how Charles Tillman is able to force fumbles with his peanut punch.
Blogger Blitz: No PersonalityNov 14NFC North blogger Kevin Seifert thinks the Bears offense needs to figure out who they are before it's too late
Countdown Daily AccuScore: CHI-SFNov 14Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Bears-49ers
Chicago Hot Button: Rest Jay Cutler Either Way?Nov 14ESPN Chicago's Tom Waddle and John Jurkovic discuss whether the Bears should rest Jay Cutler this week against San Francisco.