| Oct 26, 2009
CINCINNATI -- The Bears' 45-10 loss to the Bengals on Sunday challenged the axiom that it is better to give than receive.
The Bengals received to the tune of five touchdown catches. The Bears gave way beyond the point where it hurt.
And there was no...
| Nov 2, 2009
By halftime, Walter Payton was being remembered, but the Bears' 35-point loss to the Bengals was being forgotten. Perfect.
"What happened last Sunday?" coach Lovie Smith said with a straight face.
The Bears needed their friends from Cleveland to help...
| Nov 9, 2009
They deserved every boo.
There were many of them at Soldier Field and everywhere the Bears are loved Sunday through a 41-21 loss to the Cardinals.
They were loud and long. Some were deep and throaty. Others were high and piercing.
Whether they emanated...
| Nov 11, 2009
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| Nov 13, 2009
SAN FRANCISCO -- Lovie Smith plugged up the hole that was leaking points, but he didn't have enough fingers to plug the hole that starting leaking interceptions. And the hole that starting leaking penalty yardage.
And so the Bears ended up all wet again....
| Nov 30, 2009
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Bears solved a few problems Sunday in their 36-10 loss to the Vikings.
Instead of playing poorly in the first quarter, they played poorly in the second quarter -- giving up 24 points.
Instead of overthrowing receivers on sure...
| Dec 9, 2009
| 10:50 AM
NORFOLK, VA ¡V After wrapping up their season-long eight-game road trip in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton last Wednesday and splitting a pair of home contests against the Albany River Rats last weekend, the Norfolk Admirals will set out a brief road trip to...
| Dec 14, 2009
Bears nose tackle Marcus Harrison slumped by his locker, pulled his baseball cap down almost over his eyes, then mumbled under his breath when asked about Packers running back Ryan Grant's 62-yard touchdown sprint Sunday.
"Their bread-and-butter play...
| Aug 16, 2009
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- The Jay Cutler Era in Chicago all but started with a thud.
The Bears' 27-20 loss to the Bills in their exhibition opener Saturday night was supposed to be a sneak peak of what type of firepower Cutler would inject into the offense....
| Aug 23, 2009
As Jay Cutler bounced up after a 12-yard, second-quarter run and slide, the Bears quarterback emphatically motioned to the official for a flag, believing Giants safety Michael Johnson had hit him late.
"They said I have to slide earlier," Cutler said...
| Dec 30, 2009
| 11:15 AM
Admirals Seek Revenge in Pivotal East Division Tilts This Week
NORFOLK, VA ¡V The Norfolk Admirals will be out for revenge this week as they play two of their next three games against East Division Rivals who handed them tough losses over the past two...
| Dec 30, 2009
| 11:18 AM
Admirals Take Two of Three Against East Division Rivals
NORFOLK, VA ¡V The Norfolk Admirals head into the holiday break after winning two of three games against East Division Rivals last week at Scope.
On Wednesday, Dustin Tokarski made 26 saves for his...