1. Draft or Free Agency: How Should the Bears Attack Their Needs This Offseason?

    The NFL Scouting Combine is now in the books. Bears General Manager Phil Emery will turn his attention to free agency in March before tackling the draft in April...

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  2. Is Marquise Goodwin the Bears' Best Bet for Replacing Johnny Knox?

    The Bears missed Johnny Knox more than they realized last season. The loss of his combination of speed and quickness left a major void in the offense...

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  3. Breaking Down the Bears Franchise Tag Decisions

    In the upcoming weeks Bears general manager Phil Emery is going to have to decide what to do with Henry Melton . There is a slim chance he leaves the Bears...

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  4. How Marc Trestman Can Help Jay Cutler Shake the Haters off in 2013

    Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has plenty of critics. Recently he was named the fourth-most disliked athlete in America according to Forbes Magazine...

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  5. Grading the Strength of Each Position on Bears' Roster Heading into Free Agency

    As the NFL approaches free agency, each team most look at their own roster and assess any holes before coming up with a game plan on how to attack the open market...

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  6. Chicago Bears Mock Draft: Fresh Predictions After the Super Bowl

    The season is now officially in the books and it is time to shift focus to the offseason. The NFL draft is just over two months away...

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  7. Eight Players the Chicago Bears Should Target This Offseason

    The free agency period and the draft will provide the Chicago Bears with plenty of options to fill holes on the roster. Expect the team to weigh the pros and cons of the talent in both pools before deciding which direction to go...

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  8. NFL Draft Picks Who Would Be Instant Starters for the Chicago Bears

    With the Senior Bowl in the books and the Super Bowl coming up, it's time to focus on the NFL draft. The Bears hold the 20th overall pick in the first round and could go in a number of different directions...

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  9. Cost-Effective Moves the Bears Can Make This Offseason

    Now that General Manager Phil Emery has his coaching staff in place, he needs to think about how his 2013 roster is going to look. The Bears will be one of the teams with the most money to spend this year but that doesn't mean they do so recklessly...

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  10. Breaking Down the Chicago Bears' 2013 Salary Cap: Where Is Money Best Spent?

    The Bears have gone into extensive detail in finding their next head coach. General manager Phil Emery has interviewed a host of candidates and is taking his time through a meticulous process that will eventually end soon...

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  11. The Best Free Agent Fit at Every Position for the Chicago Bears

    The NFL playoffs are upon us, but unfortunately the Bears are not in the postseason tournament. Instead, they are searching for a new coach and putting together the framework for what could be a busy postseason...

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  12. Grading Every Chicago Bears Starter's 2012 Regular Season

    The Chicago Bears are done for the year after missing the playoffs for the second straight season. They managed to get to 10 wins, but they will ultimately be remembered for squandering a 7-1 start...

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  13. Chicago Bears Fans Should Appreciate Lovie Smith for the Job He Did

    Bears fans are bitter today and have every right to be. The team has missed the playoffs for the second-straight season and have had only one playoff appearance in the last five seasons...

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  14. Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions: Final Game Grades and Player Analysis

    It was tougher than it should have been but the Chicago Bears eek out a win and stay alive for the playoffs. The Bears improved to 10-6 with a 26-24 victory over the Detroit Lions...

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  15. Creating the Perfect Offseason Plan for the Bears

    The season is not over yet for the Chicago Bears , but that doesn't mean you can't look ahead to what can be a very active offseason for the team. The Bears will face a lot of questions depending on how the end of the regular season unfolds...

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  16. Chicago Bears vs. Arizona Cardinals: Final Game Grades and Player Analysis

    In a game the Bears needed to have to keep their playoff hopes alive the defense set the tone early and paced them on the way to a 28-13 victory over the Cardinals ...

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  17. How Can Jay Cutler Return to Pro Bowl Form?

    Jay Cutler made the Pro Bowl in his third season in the NFL . It was also his last season as a member of the Denver Broncos ...

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  18. Green Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears: Live Game Grades and Player Analysis

    The Bears started 7-1 but have seen their season spiral the last couple of weeks. Their lost to the Packers has put them in a hole with two games left and will likely leave them out of the playoff picture...

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  19. Why the Chicago Bears Are Down but Not out of the NFC Playoff Race

    Five weeks ago the Chicago Bears looked like one of the more dominant teams in the NFL . Since then, they have lost four out of five games and now find themselves in danger of missing the playoffs for the second straight year...

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  20. Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings: Final Game Grades and Player Analysis

    For the second week in a row the Chicago Bears dropped a game to a team that was more physical than them on both sides of the football. From the star of this game, the Vikings came out as the more inspired football team...

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  21. Examining the Chemistry Between Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall

    In spite of their recent loss, the Chicago Bears still find themselves primed for a playoff spot. There hasn't been much to rave about on offense this year except for the outstanding chemistry between Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall ...

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  22. Seahawks vs. Bears: Final Report Card, Player Grades for Chicago

    For the third year in a row the Seattle Seahawks have come into Chicago and beaten the Bears . They have done it with three different quarterbacks and this time it was the sensational play by a rookie...

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  23. Minnesota Vikings vs. Chicago Bears: Final Game Grades and Player Analysis

    The Chicago Bears were riding a two game losing streak and needed a strong performance against their divisional foes the Minnesota Vikings . What they got was a solid all-around effort that led to a 28-10 victory...

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  24. Breaking Down What Is Wrong with the Chicago Bears Offensive Line

    The Chicago Bears offensive line has been bad all year, but in their last game against the San Francisco 49ers it was absolutely dreadful...

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  25. Bears vs 49ers: Final Game Grades and Player Analysis for Chicago

    This was a game where the Bears were worked over by a better team from start to finish. Jason Campbell was supposed to be the more seasoned quarterback but nobody told Colin Kaepernick...

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