Category Archives: Game Comments

Quick Comments: Vikings at Bears 10/20/16

Defense The Vikings came out running on first down, probably in an effort to slow the pass rush and keep the Bears from blitzing.  The Bears were doing a pretty good job of stopping it with seven in the box.  … Continue reading

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Quick Comments: Bears at Packers 10/20/16

Offense Brian Hoyer came out and looked at Alshon Jeffery three times in the first five plays.  It looked like the Packers plan was to get physical with him and the other receivers with tight man coverage.  It was effective … Continue reading

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Quick Game Comments: Jaguars at Bears 10/16/16

Offense The offensive line once again did a good job protecting Brian Hoyer.  Even when the Jaguars brought the blitz on occasion they did a nice job of picking it up. Unfortunately once again I can’t say the same for … Continue reading

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Quick Game Comments: Bears at Colts

Offense The Bears came out running no huddle.  The Colts came out playing 6 in the box and daring the Bears to run, something which they generally struggled to do, especially in the first half. The problem is that the … Continue reading

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Quick Comments: Lions at Bears

Offense Brian Hoyer picked up where he left off last week going to tight end Zach Miller on the first play. That connection continued all game. Bears were apparently determined to run the ball. Jordan Howard doesn’t look like much … Continue reading

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Quick Game Comments: Chicago Bears at Dallas Cowboys

Defense Cowboys came out in 11 personnel and that seemed to be their base most of the time.  They often stacked almost everyone inside at the line of scrimmage.  The Bears played 8 in the box to defend it but … Continue reading

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Quick Game Comments: Philadelphia Eagles at Chicago Bears

Offense The Bears came out in 11 personnel.  The Eagles played them a straight up 4-3 with 7 in the box. It didn’t take long for the Bears to give up a sack.  Logan Paulsen was left one-on-one with Malcom … Continue reading

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Quick Game Comments: Bears at Texans 9/11/16

Offense Bears came out in three wide and tried to mix it up.  They had 20 runs Vs. 20 passes with six minutes left in the game they started playing from behind.  The Texans played it mostly straight up with seven in the … Continue reading

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Quick Comments: Preseason Game, Broncos at Bears

I probably won’t do this for every preseason game but I’m so glad to have football back that I couldn’t help myself.  So here’s an abbreviated version of the game comments for this exhibition. Defense Bryce Callahan totally blew the coverage … Continue reading

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Quick Game Comments: Bears at Buccaneers 12/27/15

Offense Tampa Bay played a familiar Lovie Smith-style bend but don’t break defense but the blitzed more than is usual, presumably to put pressure on the somewhat weak Bears offensive line. It was reasonably effective. The Bears responded by trying … Continue reading

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