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  1. Football Outsiders: Remaining needs

    Kevin Seifert

    Football Outsiders, a statistics-based analysis service, has been producing division-by-division Insider files on remaining team needs. You'll need a subscription to read the entire NFC North post , but below I've taken a few excerpts and written a f...

    Blog | May 18, 2013
  2. Brett Favre: 'You just kind of get over it'

    Kevin Seifert

    Mike Tirico's Monday Night Football podcast featured an interview with former NFC North quarterback Brett Favre, who has started his second full year of NFL retirement as the offensive coordinator at Oak Grove (Miss.) High School. (Connection: Thurs...

    Blog | September 21, 2012
  3. Fantasy hint: Lions' Mikel Leshoure

    Kevin Seifert

    You know by now that I'm far from qualified to give direct fantasy football advice. What I do try to provide when possible is assessments from actual football decision-makers and/or players that should influence your thinking. That's what we did e...

    Blog | September 18, 2012
  4. Alshon Jeffery has Jay Cutler's attention

    Kevin Seifert

    Longtime readers know I don't get into fantasy football as much millions of other well-meaning Americans. That doesn't stop a steady stream of fantasy-related questions, of course, so I try to have a few (mildly insightful) answers ready to go for su...

    Blog | September 04, 2012
  5. CampTour'12: Mike Tice as O-manager

    Kevin Seifert

    BOURBONNAIS, Ill. -- It shouldn't be this difficult. Finding Mike Tice on a football field should be easy. Just look up and listen. Tice stands 6-foot-8 and has a deep voice he employs liberally during practices. It's hard to miss. So on the openi...

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  6. NFC North: More or Less

    Kevin Seifert

    After running the numbers, ESPN.com pro football writer John Clayton arrived at a win total for every team in the division for 2012. Is the figure too high, too low or spot on? CHICAGO BEARS: Given that they were 7-3 last season before quarterback...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  7. Bears show Lions execution amid brutality

    Kevin Seifert

    CHICAGO -- This is what we want from our NFC North football, isn't it? We want two hard-hitting teams bashing heads, before the whistle and after, for 60 minutes. We love it when weather conditions affect the game. We live for all-out brawls that red...

    Blog | November 13, 2011
  8. Bears: A path around poor pass protection

    Kevin Seifert

    KC Joyner was kind enough to cull and share a few NFC North nuggets from his annual fantasy football draft guide. Many of them provide real football context, and I'll be sprinkling them into the blog throughout the preseason. We'll start, fittingl...

    Blog | August 20, 2011
  9. 'Madden 12' ratings: NFC North

    Kevin Seifert

    Let's shift gears here while we have a moment to catch our training camp breath. The end of the NFL lockout didn't just mean the return of football. It also ensured the debut of, yes, "Madden 12." ESPN.com's Jon Robinson has been rolling out exclu...

    Blog | August 04, 2011
  10. Scramble'11: Impact of QB rule change

    Kevin Seifert

    How eager am I to start talking football? Upon learning the NFL had dropped the 'third quarterback" game-day designation, I instant-messaged a colleague right away. "Did you see that?" I cyber-exclaimed. "Riveting," came the sarcastic response ...

    Blog | July 22, 2011
  11. Green Bay Packers schedule analysis

    Kevin Seifert

    Breakdown: The Packers would have four prime-time games, including three on NBC's Sunday Night Football and one on ESPN's Monday night Football, along with a fifth national time slot against the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving Day. Further, five other ...

    Blog | April 19, 2011
  12. Bears and Hawks: Cutler's role

    Kevin Seifert

    More than three weeks have passed since the Chicago Bears clinched a playoff berth. I would be shocked if, at some point since then, you haven't shared in some version of this thought: The defense played winning football in nearly every game this ...

    Blog | January 12, 2011
  13. Bears planned to draft James Starks*

    Kevin Seifert

    Here's the kind of blog post you don't read every day. During the 2010 draft, according to the National Football Post, the Chicago Bears called Buffalo tailback James Starks to say they planned to draft him with the No. 181 overall pick. At the la...

    Blog | January 11, 2011
  14. Fantasy Friday: Jay Cutler needs a big week

    Kevin Seifert

    On a few occasions this offseason, we discussed my hope to incorporate some fantasy-related discussion into our regular season routine. It was a more difficult process than I thought, given the irrelevance of divisions in fantasy football as well as ...

    Blog | September 10, 2010
  15. Around the NFC North: A re-do for Harvin?

    Kevin Seifert

    Posted by ESPN.com staff Chicago Bears Devin Hester as a part of the Wildcat formation? ChicagoBears.com's Larry Mayer says anything is possible. Pro Football Weekly's Dan Arkush says "it seems a bit premature to be talking about Supe...

    Blog | July 01, 2009