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The Ballad of Jordan Howard

A year from now, this game might be forgotten, but for one day, Jordan Howard should be heralded a hero. On September 24th, 2017, a 5th round pick out of Indiana University put the mighty Chicago Bears on his shoulders, … Continue reading

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1st and 5

Week 3 is here. Not many major injuries, but a few minor injuries to major players. Most notably, Rob Gronkowski. Greg Olson did break his foot, which is indeed a big blow to the Panther’s offense. Heal up soon buddy! … Continue reading

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Glennon, turnovers, make it hard on Bears

When the Bears signed free agent quarterback Mike Glennon, I was one of the six people in Chicago who were actually happy. I had the former Buccaneers QB as tops on my list after the Bears cut Jay Cutler. One … Continue reading

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When should Mitchell Trubisky start?

I’m writing this on Monday after Mitch Trubisky’s first start in the NFL. Full disclosure: I didn’t want the bears to draft him, or any QB in the first round (unless they traded down). I like Mike Glennon, and think … Continue reading

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After 2 games, Bears ‘backups’ impress me the most

People often say the preseason is boring, too long, or meaningless. I tend to disagree on all points. First of all, there is the ‘Fantasy Football’ angle, but that is it’s own post. Second there are the rookies; it’s always … Continue reading

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Trubisky putting pressure on Glennon after debut

I never even let the thought enter my brain, but after just one preseason game, rookie Mitchell Trubisky put a whole lot of pressure on the Bears starting quarterback, Mike Glennon. I know what you are saying, ‘hold up’. The … Continue reading

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NFL to change overtime rules; MLB should take notice

The NFL power brokers met in Chicago today. Among rule changes were cutting overtime down from 15 minutes to 10 minutes. I applaud this. Not because I think the games are too long, or uninteresting–far from it. I think it … Continue reading

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