1. Chicago Bears: 5 Reasons Why Lovie Smith Will Get a Contract Extension

    If I was hiring for the Chicago Bears head coaching vacancy back in 2004, I probably wouldn't have hired Lovie Smith . Truth be told, there have been many times when I wished he would be fired...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 3,229 reads 30 comments

  2. 2013 Hall of Fame Ballot in the Steroid Era: Why Bonds and Others Must Get in

    The 2013 Hall of Fame (HoF) ballots were distributed on Wednesday, and among the more notable names are Barry Bonds, Sammy Sosa and Roger Clemens...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 868 reads 4 comments

  3. Chicago Bears vs Minnesota Vikings: Debacle in Frisco Makes Sunday a Must Win

    I hate to admit it, but the Bears cannot consider themselves legitimate Super Bowl contenders until they prove they can beat a good team. Or at least not get annihilated by one, like they did against San Francisco on Monday night...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 1,744 reads 4 comments

  4. Chicago Bears vs. 49ers: Can Jason Campbell Create a QB Controversy in Chicago?

    We all know how loyal head coach Lovie Smith is to his starting quarterbacks. Many of us can still hear "Rex is our quarterback" reverberating in our ears...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 2,277 reads 12 comments

  5. Chicago Bears: 5 Ways to Fix the Sputtering Offense

    Before the season started, much of the Bears talk centered around three main things: First, the aging defense and could it hold up another year? Second, why didn't the Bears ...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 2,252 reads 18 comments

  6. Chicago Bears vs San Francisco 49ers: The Battle of the Concussed QBs

    A concussion is serious business, so I'm certainly not making light of the situation. Still, it seems odd that two QBs who left their respective games this past weekend with concussions could be battling against each other on Monday Night Football ...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 1,700 reads 2 comments

  7. Chicago Bears vs. Houston Texans: Good, Bad and the Ugly in Bears' 13-6 Loss

    The most obvious thing to say about Sunday night's 13-6 loss to the Houston Texans is that the Bears have to do a better job of protecting the football...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 1,853 reads 3 comments

  8. Chicago Bears vs. Houston Texans: 5 Keys to the Game

    It would be easy to look at this matchup of two 7-1 teams and say that for the Texans to win, they need Adrian Foster to run for 100 yards and J.J. Watt to knock down two passes and have two sacks...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 3,194 reads 6 comments

  9. Chicago Bears vs Houston Texans: Is Charles Tillman Wrong to Sit Sunday Night?

    The election is over, but I still have an opportunity for you to vote. I'd like you to tell me what you think about Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman 's decision to skip the game on Sunday night if his wife gives birth...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 2,065 reads 9 comments

  10. Chicago Bears Win over Houston Sunday Night Should Finally Silence the Critics

    What would a Chicago Bears win over the Houston Texans on Sunday night do, in front of a national television audience? Well, it will do a lot more than simply improve Chicago's record to 8-1...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 1,802 reads 12 comments

  11. Chicago Bears Week 9: Tennessee Titans Matchup Starts Long Run Against Top RBs

    Beginning with Sunday, when the Bears travel to the Music City to face the Titans , the Bears will play six consecutive weeks against opponents boasting top flight running backs on their roster...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 1,211 reads 5 comments

  12. Chicago Bears vs Tennessee Titans: Bears Offense Looks to Rebound in Nashville

    The Chicago Bears are on a five-game winning streak, but the way local sports radio hosts are sounding makes you think that the team was disappointing...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 2,004 reads 15 comments

  13. Carolina Panthers vs. Chicago Bears: Lessons Learned from Bears' 23-22 Win

    It must be Halloween season, because the Bears scared the hell out of us on Sunday. They almost lost a game they certainly should have dominated, but Robbie Gould kicked a game-winning ...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 4,155 reads 26 comments

  14. MLB Trade Speculation: White Sox' Gavin Floyd to Royals for Mike Moustakas

    Some things just make too much sense not to happen. The White Sox need a third baseman. The Royals need starting pitching...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 2,194 reads 8 comments

  15. Chicago Bears vs Carolina Panthers: 5 Keys to the Game

    I recently wrote that this Bears-Panthers matchup should result in an easy victory for Chicago if things go as planned...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 1,636 reads 2 comments

  16. Chicago Bears vs. Carolina Panthers: Analyzing a Potentially Easy Bears Victory

    The Chicago Bears defense continued its outstanding run of impressive play in the 13-7 win against the Detroit Lions on Monday night, as the "fountain of youth" they seemingly have found, if bottled, could sell for millions on the open market...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 2,154 reads 11 comments

  17. Chicago Bears vs Detroit Lions: Comparing QBs Jay Cutler and Matthew Stafford

    Earlier in the week I talked about how the Chicago Bears secondary play is one of the keys to the Bears- Lions matchup on the lakefront Monday night...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about almost 2 years ago 4,247 reads 21 comments

  18. Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears: Secondary Improvement Key to a Bears Victory

    Prior to the season, like a lot of Bears watchers, I was concerned about the offensive line, and whether it could give QB Jay Cutler enough time to complete passes to his new weapon, Brandon Marshall ...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about 2 years ago 2,959 reads 18 comments

  19. Chicago Bears: Predicting the Results of the Remaining Games This Season

    The Chicago Bears headed into this bye week with a swagger and confidence that was earned through an early-season record of 4-1, along with a somewhat improved offense and a defense that is playing as if it has discovered the fountain of youth...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about 2 years ago 2,650 reads 23 comments

  20. Bears vs. Jaguars: 6 Lessons Learned from Chicago's 41-3 Win

    It was a tale of two games on Sunday in Jacksonville . In the first half, there were two teams with equally bad offenses playing to a 3-3 tie in a game that looked to be a real snooze-fest...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about 2 years ago 1,582 reads 6 comments

  21. Chicago Bears vs Jacksonville Jaguars: 5 Keys to the Game

    On the surface, Sunday's matchup between the ball-stealing Chicago Bears and the offensively challenged Jacksonville Jaguars appears to be somewhat of a mismatch. After all, the Bears are standing tall at 3-1 while the Jags are slumping over at 1-3...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about 2 years ago 1,209 reads 1 comments

  22. Jay Cutler: Why His Performance on National Stage Possibly His Best as a Bear

    If you're a stats geek like me, you know that there is a plethora of various statistical evidence to either support or deny a claim like "this was someone's best game ever" or, "he had his worst performance ever...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about 2 years ago 840 reads 13 comments

  23. Chicago Bears: 6 Things We Learned from 34-18 Win over Dallas Cowboys

    Full disclosure: Heading into the Monday night showdown in Dallas, I must admit that I had serious doubts about the Bears chances of defeating the Cowboys . But defeat the Cowboys they certainly did, and in impressive fashion...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about 2 years ago 704 reads 0 comments

  24. Chicago Bears: How Resurgent Minnesota Vikings Are Shaping NFC North Landscape

    Let me see a show of hands. How many of you actually thought that the Vikings had a snowball's chance in hell to go 8-8 this season? Yet after their improbable victory over the ...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about 2 years ago 1,378 reads 6 comments

  25. Chicago Bears vs Dallas Cowboys: 5 Keys to the Game

    Hello, Bears fans, I'm back, as my sympathy strike for the regular NFL refs is now over. Meanwhile, on Monday night, your beloved Bears will also return...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about 2 years ago 3,440 reads 2 comments