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A year ago, the Chicago Bears won 10 games the only way they could. They finished first in defensive DVOA — the eighth time in Lovie Smith's nine seasons that they'd ranked in the top 10. And thanks to career years from players like Charles Til...Blog | October 22, 2013
It's hard to be a consistently good run defense in the NFL. Take ... wait for it ... the Bears, last season. In 2012, Chicago finished first in run-defense DVOA. Last season, it dropped to 32nd - from best to worst in a single seas...Blog | September 19, 2014
Bill Simmons and Sal Iacono
Despite the Green Bay Packers being the favorite to win the division, Sal thinks the Bears' improved defense and the good odds they are getting make them a good pick to win the NFC North. Bill and Sal also like the under on the Aaron Rodgers and...Blog | September 02, 2014
Sod the tactics. In this week's podcast, the Men In Blazers bear witness to a new era of EPL footie, where goals rain heavy and defense is a mere afterthought. The gentlemen examine why so many teams are leaking so many goals this season, praise Robi...Blog | November 02, 2011