1. Tim Tebow: Shut Up Critics; He Just Wins!—so Did Kyle Orton.

    In the second game of the 2005 preseason, Bears future franchise quarterback Rex Grossman, along with the entire offense, played pretty poorly in the first quarter. So Lovie Smith sent them out there for the second quarter...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 3 years ago 1,132 reads 6 comments

  2. St Louis Cardinals' Win Proves All-Star Game Home-Field Rule Must Die

    If you needed to have home-field advantage in any game(s) of a playoff, especially the World Series, in which games would you choose to have it? I'm no statistician, or any kid ...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 3 years ago 275 reads 3 comments

  3. Chicago Bears Running Back Matt Forte : Do Not Pay the Man

    Matt Forte is a good running back. I’d go so far as to say he’s a really good running back. I might lend myself to hyperbole and say he’s having one of the greatest seasons an offensive player has ever had for the Chicago Bears...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 3 years ago 875 reads 19 comments

  4. Chicago Bears: Fire Mike Martz. Save the Season. Save Jay Cutler.

    Mike Martz should've never been hired as Bears' offensive coordinator, but as a high school teacher once taught me: Failures are made of should'ves. I give you the 2011 Chicago Bears ...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about 3 years ago 462 reads 7 comments

  5. 2011 Chicago Bears: In Defense of Lance Briggs Apparent Stupidity and Greed

    Lance Briggs is a great weak-side linebacker. Overshadowed by the presence of possible Hall of Famer Brian Urlacher, Briggs found a niche in the Bears' Cover 2 defensive scheme, and has since flourished...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about 3 years ago 596 reads 2 comments

  6. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Embodies America, Obama Should Take Note

    Mention the name Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and you’re more likely than not going to get a strong reaction. Love him or hate him, there’s no denying his talents and ability...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about 3 years ago 968 reads 26 comments

  7. The NFL Hates Jay Cutler: Twitter Shows League's Disdain for Chicago Quarterback

    Leave it to Twitter to show you what the rest of the league thinks about a guy. Jay Cutler left the NFC Championship after a lackluster opening possession of the third quarter...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about over 3 years ago 1,471 reads 4 comments

  8. Tom Brady Might Be an A-Hole, but He's Good...Real Good

    Will teams never learn? Will players never learn? I don’t think you can draw a correlation between opening your mouth, providing “bulletin board” material and then ultimately getting your ass kicked, but I’ll try...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 724 reads 0 comments

  9. Chicago Bears: 10 Reasons They Are the Team to Beat in the NFC

    If there's one thing that is for certain in the 2010 season, it's that we know absolutely nothing. Wait, if we know something, how can we know nothing? Paging Socrates.....

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 931 reads 31 comments

  10. Luke Scott Is a Birther: "[Obama] Was Not Born Here"

    Baltimore Oriole Luke Scott 's life is about to get complicated. While at the Winter Meetings, he stated: "[Obama] was not born here." "That's my belief. I was born here...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 83 reads 7 comments

  11. Paul Konerko Re-signs With White Sox: South Side Hit Men Set To Slug in 2011

    Three years, $37.5 million. A $500,000 per year raise. Though not exactly a yearly raise. About $7 million is deferred. Not too shabby for having one of the greatest years of your career in a contract season...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 322 reads 4 comments

  12. Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta and the Medal of Honor Are Coming to Soldier Field

    Twenty-five year old Staff Sergeant and Congressional Medal of Honor winner Salvatore Giunta will be in attendance and honored at Soldier Field during the Chicago Bears vs. New England Patriots game this coming Sunday...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 919 reads 0 comments

  13. New England Patriots vs. Chicago Bears: Game Preview

    Wow. On the day that Josh McDaniels was shown the door by the Denver Broncos , the ghost of the 2007 season’s past showed up on Monday Night Football...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 3,059 reads 26 comments

  14. Chicago Bears: Jerry Angelo's Worst Draft Choices

    In 2009 the Chicago Bears gave up two first round draft choices and Kyle Orton to land Jay Cutler. Many people couldn't believe a team would give up that much...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 1,161 reads 13 comments

  15. Ozzie Guillen, Take Your Small Ball and Shove It...Sincerely, Kenny Williams

    With the signing of Adam Dunn for four years and $56 million, Kenny Williams asserted his power over White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen . Williams stood tall and in one fell swoop declared: This is the American League...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 513 reads 6 comments

  16. Chicago Bears: Jerry Angelo Needs Smart Drafting in 2011 to Stay Competitive

    As the 2010 Chicago Bears barrel their way towards a playoff berth and a possible division title, the fact that this team is severely flawed hasn’t been lost on anyone...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 1,961 reads 10 comments

  17. Derek Anderson May Be an Awful Quarterback, but Jon Gruden Is a A-Hole

    During last night’s embarrassingly bad Monday Night Football game between the Arizona Cardinals and the San Francisco 49ers , our favorite trio of "bottle is half full" commentators needed something to fill the airwaves...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 4 years ago 4,133 reads 10 comments

  18. Calvin Johnson's Non-Catch Conceals Chicago Coaches' Colossally Stupid Call

    I figured this was going to happen. Get to work this morning, and all I've heard is "That was totally a catch—definitely a catch." Even in the morning newspaper, columnists have lambasted the call...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about 4 years ago 2,918 reads 12 comments

  19. Brian Urlacher Is a Douche Bag.

    When Warren Sapp reads about something you said and determines that you should shut your mouth, you know you’ve done something really bad...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 5 years ago 468 reads 12 comments

  20. A Look at the NFC North in 2009

    The NFC North, inheriting the blue collar, tough-guy bravado from the former NFC Central, failed to ignite much excitement in 2008. It holds the dubious title of having a team that finished with zero wins...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about over 5 years ago 340 reads 4 comments

  21. Jay Cutler: Believe It Bear's fans, He Is Ours

    At roughly 4:00 pm central daylight time on Thursday, Apr. 2, the long, sad, and infamous legacy of Bears quarterback mediocrity came to a screeching halt. No longer will training camp be shrouded in quarterback controversy...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about over 5 years ago 193 reads 0 comments

  22. Whatever It Takes: Get Jay Cutler!

    This is it Bears fans. This is our chance to have a consistently capable quarterback under center for the next decade, barring injury. Jay Cutler is everything that was great about Rex Grossman, only with height, and more consistency...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about over 5 years ago 252 reads 9 comments

  23. Kyle Orton and the Double Standard of Bears Fans

    On a night with playoff implications on the line, the Bears offense combined for 46 yards in the first half. Dropped passes, underthrown balls, ineptitude to the nth degree—and yet the boo birds weren't in full throat...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about almost 6 years ago 625 reads 28 comments

  24. Michael Phelps...Who Cares?

    Am I the only one out there who couldn’t care less how many gold medals Michael Phelps wins? Don’t get me wrong, I find it to be an amazing accomplishment, I really do...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about 6 years ago 820 reads 14 comments

  25. Former Bears Need To Grow Up

    I guess today was “Throw Rex Under the Bus” day. Muhsin Muhammed and Tank Johnson decided to open their mouths and bash former team mate Rex Grossman. Wow there’s something original—bash everyone’s favorite scapegoat...

    Jack Marchetti Written by Jack Marchetti about 6 years ago 257 reads 3 comments