1. NFL Power Rankings: 10 Most Potent Offenses

    In a recent article , I attempted to debunk the myth that defenses win championships. So with that in mind, let's look at what really matters in the NFL : the highly potent offenses...

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  2. Chicago Bears vs Philadelphia Eagles: Top 5 Things Bears Must Do to Win

    I recently wrote about how the Bears need to stop Michael Vick , and while that's certainly true, I actually believe there are other important angles to the Monday night matchup besides Vick...

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  3. Bears vs. Eagles: 9 Adjustments Chicago Must Make to Contain Mike Vick

    Truth be told, I'm not all that worried about Michael Vick . Yes, he's a fine QB, but the Bears have handled him pretty well over the years...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 1,220 reads 2 comments

  4. Chicago Cubs Top 5 Managerial Candidates to Replace Mike Quade

    Theo Epstein flew out to Florida to personally deliver the news to Cubs skipper Mike Quade that he is now an ex-Cubs manager. Epstein did this as he has done everything during his brief time with Chicago—with class and dignity...

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  5. Report Card Grades for All 22 Starters for Chicago Bears, Midseason Edition

    Alright Bears fans, it's that time of year again: The time to go in-depth on who is playing up to expectations, and perhaps even exceeding them (hello Matt Forte ), and who is disappointing...

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  6. Chicago Cubs Are 25-1 to Win the World Series? You Bet!

    The Cubs have opened at 25-1 odds to win the 2012 World Series at the MGM Resorts sportsbooks in Las Vegas. It seems to me that the Theo Epstein love has gotten a bit to crazy...

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  7. Chicago Bears: 8 Things the Team Needs to Do to Make the Playoffs

    The Chicago Bears have the same record as they did last year heading into the bye week. However, they reeled off five straight wins after last year's bye, and that is not something that can be counted on...

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  8. Chicago Bears Should Just Say No to Terrell Owens

    Michael Wilbon may be a Bears fan, but he's off-base here , in my opinion. He believes that Terrell Owens could help the Bears, but I say it's just not worth it. Sure, the Bears lack an elite wide receiver, that much we agree on...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 1,661 reads 12 comments

  9. Predicting Results for the Remainder of the Chicago Bears' 2011 Schedule

    Just trying to predict one game is challenging enough, so to predict the remainder of the season is a daunting task...

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  10. Why Defensive Teams Aren't Built to Win Championships

    Look, this isn't your father's NFL anymore. But even in the "old days," a great offense always beats a great defense. It used to be that a strong defense and a three-yards-and-a-cloud-of-dust offense was thought to be enough to win a title...

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  11. Chicago Bears: 7 Things to Do During Bye Week

    I'm throwing the challenge flag. I am challenging the ruling that this will be a weekend without Bears football. It just isn't right my friends. But the ruling by the NFL stands: there is no Bears game this Sunday...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 1,056 reads 6 comments

  12. Chicago Bears: 7 Corrections They Must Make During the Bye Week

    Last year, it was much more obvious that changes were needed at the bye week, and needed very badly. While some of those same issues still surface in 2011, they do not appear to be as pressing as they were last year at this time...

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  13. The Best Chicago Bears Players of All Time

    The Chicago Bears have a long and storied tradition. In fact, they have the most Hall of Fame players enshrined in Canton, and the most retired jersey numbers. The Bears are a charter member of the NFL ...

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  14. Bears vs. Buccaneers: 9 Things We Learned from Chicago's 24-18 Win

    We learned plenty of things from the Chicago Bears' victory over Tampa Bay in London on Sunday. But I'm not too sure how much the Brits learned, seeing as how ugly a game this actually was...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 2,128 reads 27 comments

  15. The 10 Best Chicago Bears Players Right Now

    The Bears have struggled with consistent play this year, but recall that in 2010, they also started out slowly before exploding after the bye week, when they finished 7-2 in their last nine games...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 5,619 reads 7 comments

  16. Theo Epstein to Cubs Official: What Are the Next Steps?

    ESPN reported tonight that the deal is now official. Theo Epstein has resigned as a member of the Boston Red Sox and is the new Cubs President of Baseball Operations...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 548 reads 2 comments

  17. Bears vs. Buccaneers: 5 Key Matchups To Watch on Sunday

    The Bears and Bucs travel to jolly ol' England to play a football game Sunday night. Well, day. I mean, night in England, day in the U.S...

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  18. Bears vs. Buccaneers: 7 Predictions for Jay Cutler vs. Tampa Bay

    While there are a lot of side stories to the Bears game versus the Bucs in London, there can be no denying that how Jay Cutler plays will go a long way toward determining the outcome of the game...

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  19. For Chicago Cubs, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer Would Make Winning Combination

    If the reports are true, not only will Theo Epstein be joining the Cubs as President of Baseball Operations, but Jed Hoyer may also be coming on board as GM...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 668 reads 1 comments

  20. Theo Epstein to Chicago Cubs for Trey McNutt? Why Wouldn't Chicago Do This?

    Look, it doesn't really matter who the Boston Red Sox want, a good GM is always worth more than a single player. Especially when that single player is a former 32nd-round draft pick...

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  21. Chicago Bears: 7 Adjustments Mike Martz and Bears Must Continue to Make

    Mike Martz and his brand of complicated, high flying offense simply isn't suited for the current Chicago Bears personnel. But that is old news. Now, what we saw on Sunday night in the 39-10 win over the Vikings was great...

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  22. Chicago Cubs, Theo Epstein Could Make Huge Splash with Pitch to CC Sabathia

    When Theo Epstein is eventually installed as the new GM of the Cubs , I mentioned that his first order of business is firing the not-ready-for-prime-time Mike Quade ...

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  23. Vikings vs. Bears: 7 Things We Learned from Chicago's 39-10 Win

    What a difference a week makes. Last week I was saying that the Bears' season is over , and now I am drinking the Kool-Aid again. Yes, it was only the woeful Minnesota Vikings we beat...

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  24. If Cubs Hire Theo Epstein, First Order of Business Is Firing Mike Quade

    I recently wrote that the Theo Epstein-to-the- Cubs negotiations have hit a snag . But when the deal is finally approved, the former Red Sox GM will certainly have his hands full...

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  25. The Man Cave Buying Guide for Every NFL Fan

    Sorry ladies, but football is a man's game. OK, so that may be a bit sexist, and I know there are a lot of exceptions to this rule. But generally, it's true. And men need someplace to watch their games...

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