THE SPECIAL EVERYDAY SPONGIE
BEAR DOWN, CHICAGO BEARS, BEAR DOWN !!!!
Bear’s Johnson is one of the top 25 NFL rookies in the best position to succeed in 2020 – NFL.com – Which NFL newbies are best placed to start strong in 2020? Dan Parr ranks the 25 recruits who are in the most favorable situations at the start of year 1.
The Chicago Bears remain an unpredictable team – Chicago Sun-Times – Nate Davis of USA Today projects a sad 2020 season for the Bears. Although 3-13 looks pretty dire, it’s hard to push back too hard after last year’s disappointing season. The apocalyptics were right.
How will sport return? Look at the timeline for 1918. – Chicago Tribune – The 1918 baseball and college football seasons were played out in the midst of the First World War and a deadly epidemic of Spanish flu. The formation of military baseball teams may have played a role in the creation of George Halas’ Chicago Bears.
Why Bears QB critic Mitchell Trubisky went too far – NBC Sports Chicago – Mitchell Trubisky is not successful at this point, but he proved he belongs to the NFL no matter if he starts for the Bears to go ahead or not.
Chicago Bears coach Cole Kmet’s father discusses his son’s possibility of joining his hometown team – ChicagoBears.com – Frank Kmet is delighted that his son, Cole, has been drafted by the Bears of the hometown – just like Frank was in 1993 when he too fulfilled a lifelong dream of joining the team for which he grew up.
Three Bears Futures Bets to Consider – Da Bears Blog – Do I think Nick Foles will win the MVP title this season?
Bear Report Podcast: Breaking Free Agents, Larry Warford – The latest episode of the Bear Report podcast breaks down the calendar, the interest of Larry Warford and more.
Bear Rookie Movie Review: DB Jaylon Johnson vs Oregon (2019) – Bear Report – We snapped a movie by Chicago Bears new defender defender Jaylon Johnson for our series of Rookie movie reviews.
Assessing the Chicago Bears ‘defensive depth chart – Bear Report – We are looking at the defensive side of football in our post-project assessment of the Chicago Bears’ depth chart.
Joniak: Memories of 2018 Bears’s Win Over Rams – 670 The Score – Sunday at noon, the score will relay another memorable victory for the Bears.
Quinton Dunbar, DeAndre Baker charged with armed robbery – ProFootballTalk – The Miramar, Florida police department announced on social media that he had issued arrest warrants for cornerback Giants Deandre Baker and the corner half of the Quinton Dunbar Seahawks.
Pandemic throws college football, prospects for 2021 in limbo – NFL.com – With the COVID-19 pandemic plunging college football into chaos, how does the NFL’s future outlook adjust? Chase Goodbread examines an unprecedented situation.
KNOW YOUR ENEMY
Aaron Rodgers will speak to reporters on Friday – ProFootballTalk – Prepare your popcorn. And your scotch tape.
Jarrad Davis “excited” by increased competition for linebacker – Pride Of Detroit – Davis hopes increased defense talent will elevate his game.
No, Matthew Stafford is not a math wizard – Pride Of Detroit – He cheated on you.
Minnesota: Nobody cares. I mean why would you want to?
In case you missed it on WINDY CITY GRIDIRON
Zeglinski’s New Friend: Chicago Bears’ Rashad Smith Polite is a Welcome Addition – Windy City Gridiron – After becoming one of the best players in the history of his college program, Rashad Smith is not deterred by testing of the NFL.
Wiltfong: A story of two “experts” predicting the Bears 2020 record – Windy City Gridiron – We check on two sides of the national spectrum when it comes to choosing Bears games in 2020.
Wiltfong: What is your “what if” moment in Bears history? – Windy City Gridiron – SB Nation Theme Week asks “what if”, and we want you to talk about the Bears.
Zeglinsi’s five questions with… SB Nation about rookie class Bears – Windy City Gridiron – One of the good things about being part of SB Nation is our ability to learn from other football writers around our network.
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