1. Chicago Bears: 5 Key Veterans Who'll Take a Backseat in 2012

    Things are changing for the Bears , and changing rapidly. There is a new GM in town, and he's making trades and signing players who make a difference. That could affect some veterans this season...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 2,495 reads 4 comments

  2. Michael Bush Signs with Chicago Bears: Could It Signal Matt Forte Trade?

    The tweet came out dripping with disgust and a touch of anger. There is no mistaking that Chicago Bears franchise running back Matt Forte is not happy with the team's decision to sign former Raiders RB Michael Bush...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 134 reads 66 comments

  3. 2012 NFL Draft: Best & Worst Case Scenarios for the Chicago Bears

    When I wrote this very same titled article last week, I used only player names to gauge the best vs. the worst possible scenarios for each round. This time, I'm looking at situations and names that could affect the Bears ' draft plans...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 1,891 reads 11 comments

  4. Analyzing the Chicago Cubs Projected Starting Rotation

    The Cubs aren't expected to make the postseason this year, but that doesn't mean that they are simply going through the motions. Every team wants to win, and the Cubs are no exception...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 2,704 reads 4 comments

  5. Peyton Manning to the Denver Broncos: What This Means for Tim Tebow

    According to sources on ESPN , Peyton Manning is close to officially declaring an end to his free agency and settling on the mile-high city as his new home...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 222 reads 0 comments

  6. Chicago Bears' Top 5 Areas of Need

    The Chicago Bears have had a very interesting offseason thus far. They traded for a true No. 1 wideout in Brandon Marshall , re-signed some of their own free agents and signed some lesser free agents from other teams...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 7,502 reads 44 comments

  7. Chicago Bears 2012 Mock Draft: Best Case & Worst Case 7-Round Scenarios

    I have done so many mock drafts so far, yet each one has offered something different. I have done optimistic and pessimistic mocks. I have written mocks based on my reaction to other mocks...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 12,247 reads 54 comments

  8. How Brandon Marshall Acquisition Changes Chicago Bears' Draft and FA Plans

    The Chicago Bears acquired a true No. 1 wide receiver on the first official day of free agency, trading two third-round picks to the Miami Dolphins for former Jay Cutler wideout Brandon Marshall ...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 3,535 reads 48 comments

  9. The Best Runners in Sports

    When you think of professional athletes, thoughts turn toward world class talent that in many cases translates to other sports. And running certainly is a huge part of most of these sports...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 12,874 reads 6 comments

  10. Chicago Cubs Spring Training: Why Bunting Is Stupid

    Hopefully, new Cubs manager Dale Sveum is holding this spring training bunt contest just to loosen up the guys and lighten up the festivities. Because if he is serious about stressing bunting, we have the wrong manager...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 3,413 reads 40 comments

  11. Chicago Bears Free Agency Tracker: Updated Signings, Rumors, Storylines

    At 4:00 PM ET on Tuesday, the NFL free-agency period starts. For the Bears , this is an especially critical time as they have a new GM who is faced with the opportunity to win now while trying to build for the future...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 206 reads 31 comments

  12. Chicago Bears Mock Draft: 7-Round Predictions

    It's time for another mock draft, although we really won't have a good idea of what the Chicago Bears may do until we see who they sign in free agency...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 9,434 reads 53 comments

  13. NFL Free Agents 2012: 10 Untagged Players Chicago Bears Must Consider

    When the franchise tag deadline passed Monday afternoon, there were suddenly 21 fewer unrestricted free agents left for the Bears to consider. But that certainly doesn't mean there aren't some good choices remaining...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 10,244 reads 35 comments

  14. Reviewing the Chicago Bears' 7 Biggest Scouting Combine Takeaways

    While the Bears scouts and front office have been tight-lipped about their plans moving forward, they had to be impressed by what they saw from the combine workouts...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 8,067 reads 14 comments

  15. Gauging the Flight Risk for Chicago Bears' 2012 Free Agents

    The Chicago Bears have a busy offseason, with a new GM in place scouting the Combine and exploring free agents and the draft to fill the holes in the team...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 4,616 reads 11 comments

  16. Chicago Bears 2012 Mock Draft: Buying or Selling Drafttek's Latest Picks

    Drafttek has a full seven-round mock draft up at their site , but as the keeper of the Bears flame, I have been charged with the task of saying "yea" or "nay" to each of those proposed picks...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 8,608 reads 51 comments

  17. 10 Chicago Bears Tailback Options Not Named Matt Forte

    I fully expect the Bears and Matt Forte to work out some kind of arrangement this winter to where Forte once again dons the blue and orange of the team...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 3,588 reads 15 comments

  18. 25 Players Chicago Bears Should Watch Closely at 2012 NFL Scouting Combine

    More than 300 top prospects have been invited to attend the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine in Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis . Eight of these players are likely to be selected by the Chicago Bears in the draft...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 7,433 reads 34 comments

  19. Chicago Cubs 2012 Preview: Analyzing the Starting 9 and the Pitching Staff

    The Chicago Cubs enter 2012 with new leadership and hope for the future. But the expectations for this season is understandably low. While I have written that the team could surprise this season, the rebuilding process will take some time...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 3,368 reads 16 comments

  20. Chicago Bears 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Scouting Prospects for Every Pick

    As of the time of this writing, it is 69 days, 20 hours and 42 minutes until the 2012 NFL draft. But unlike my previous mocks, this isn't as much predictive as it is a study of the best draft prospects by round...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 7,857 reads 32 comments

  21. Chicago Bears: Predicting Which Players on Roster Won't Be Back Next Season

    The Chicago Bears have a pretty extensive shopping list this winter, with free agency and the draft right around the corner. This means that space will need to be cleared off the shelves to make room for the new stock...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 7,755 reads 24 comments

  22. Randy Moss: Will the Chicago Bears Be Interested?

    Randy Moss , once a great wide receiver, wants to play football in 2012, and the Chicago Bears just happen to have a glaring weakness at the position. So is this a match made in heaven? Personally, I'd be surprised if it happened...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 2,276 reads 16 comments

  23. The 20 Best Celebrity Golfers

    Golf is a unique sport in that anyone can play it but few have mastered it. These celebrity golfers, for the most part, have taken their games to high levels and yet they won't be quitting their day jobs any time soon...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 51,465 reads 7 comments

  24. Predicting Starters at Every Position for Chicago Bears in 2012

    The good news is that the Bears have the most money to spend under the cap of any team in their division. The bad news is that it may only be enough to sign one free-agent starter...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 7,492 reads 38 comments

  25. 2012 NFL Free Agents: Analyzing the Pros and Cons of the Top 10 Wide Receivers

    Alright, so can we all agree that upgrading the wide receiver position is the most important of the assignments facing new Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery this offseason? Sure, there ...

    Bob Warja Written by Bob Warja about over 2 years ago 4,057 reads 9 comments