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  1. Stock Watch: Forte shows his versatility

    Michael C. Wright

    RISING 1. Jay Cutler, QB: Cutler turned over the ball three times, including a fumble that was returned for a touchdown. Instead of melting down, Cutler completed 8 of 10 (including a spike to stop the clock) passes for 76 yards on the club's game w...

    Blog | September 17, 2013
  2. Rapid Reaction: Bears 31, Vikings 30

    Michael C. Wright

    CHICAGO -- A few thoughts on the Chicago Bears' 31-30 win over the Minnesota Vikings: What it means: The typically opportunistic Bears nearly learned what it was like to basically give away a game via turnovers. The Vikings scored 13 points off t...

    Blog | September 15, 2013
  3. Five things to watch: Vikings at Bears

    Michael C. Wright

    Here are five things to watch Sunday when the Chicago Bears host the Minnesota Vikings at Soldier Field: Faster start from the offense: The Bears started off slowly in Week 1 because Marc Trestman wanted to first see whether the offensive line cou...

    Blog | September 15, 2013
  4. Rapid Reaction: Bears 26, Lions 24

    Michael C. Wright

    DETROIT -- Despite a fast start, the Chicago Bears wound up escaping Ford Field with a 26-24 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday to keep alive their hopes for salvaging the club's second consecutive late-season collapse. The Bears scored 16 p...

    Blog | December 30, 2012
  5. W2W4: Bears at Vikings

    Michael C. Wright

    CHICAGO BEARS (8-4) vs. MINNESOTA VIKINGS (6-6) Noon Sunday at Mall of America Field on Fox er"> QuarterbackAdvantageChristian Ponder's averages target distance is a league-low 6.2 yards down the field, according to ESPN Stats & Information, and...

    Blog | December 08, 2012
  6. W2W4: Vikings at Bears

    Michael C. Wright

    CHICAGO BEARS (7-3) vs. MINNESOTA VIKINGS (6-4) Noon Sunday at Soldier Field on FOX er"> QuarterbackAdvantageChristian Ponder has thrown all nine of his touchdowns in the red zone, and he ranks fifth in the NFL in red-zone completion perce...

    Blog | November 24, 2012
  7. Four Downs: Is Webb outplaying Carimi?

    J'Marcus Webb has gotten most of the public criticism for failing to protect Jay Cutler early in the season, even from the quarterback himself. But how has right tackle Gabe Carimi, last year's first-round pick who has just six NFL games under his be...

    Blog | October 04, 2012
  8. Streaking and Slumping: Week 6

    Michael C. Wright

    STREAKING 1. Jay Cutler, QB: Cutler put together his second consecutive strong outing in the win over the Minnesota Vikings, completing 21 of 31 passes for 267 yards, two touchdowns and a passer rating of 115.9. With a game plan more catered to t...

    Blog | October 18, 2011
  9. Devin Hester not seriously injured

    Michael C. Wright

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith classified the chest injury suffered by Devin Hester in Sunday's 39-10 win over the Minnesota Vikings as something "we're going to put in the bumps and bruises section," a strong indication the rec...

    Blog | October 17, 2011
  10. Rapid Reaction: Bears 39, Vikings 10

    Michael C. Wright

    CHICAGO -- Quarterback Jay Cutler campaigned earlier in the week for plays featuring quicker releases to alleviate the beating he'd been taking. Granted that request, the quarterback unleashed a beatdown of his own Sunday night in throwing for two...

    Blog | October 16, 2011
  11. First quarter: Bears 16, Vikings 0

    Michael C. Wright

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Bears tacked points to the board on offense and defense to take a 16-0 lead over the Minnesota Vikings here at Soldier Field. Behind solid protection and tweaked play-calling designed to get the ball out of his hands quickl...

    Blog | October 16, 2011
  12. Jersey sales don't add up for Bears

    Michael C. Wright

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Jay Cutler, Brian Urlacher, Julius Peppers, Devin Hester: all household names, right? Perhaps that's the case in Chicagoland, but to push the Bears' no-respect sentiment a step further, none of the team's jerseys made the earl...

    Blog | January 10, 2011
  13. Rapid Reaction: Bears 40, Vikings 14

    Michael C. Wright

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The Chicago Bears complained about potentially iffy conditions at TCF Bank Stadium throughout the week. Yet the team never stumbled in navigating the frozen turf while demolishing the Minnesota Vikings 40-14 to clinch their first NF...

    Blog | December 20, 2010
  14. Hester sets record with 14th TD return

    Michael C. Wright

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The Chicago Bears' Devin Hester finally set the NFL record for return touchdowns when he scored on a 64-yard punt return in the third quarter against the Minnesota Vikings on Monday at TCF Bank Stadium. Read the entire story....

    Blog | December 20, 2010
  15. Bears-Dolphins: 5 things to watch

    Michael C. Wright

    5 THINGS TO WATCH 1. Julius Peppers: Although Peppers hasn't made much of an impact in two career games against the Dolphins (seven tackles, one forced fumble), he's shown a tendency to crank things up a couple of notches for nationally-televised ...

    Blog | November 17, 2010
  16. Rapid Reaction: Bears 27, Vikings 13

    Michael C. Wright

    CHICAGO -- There's quite bit to get to after Chicago's seizure of the NFC North lead on the heels of its 27-13 shellacking of the reeling Minnesota Vikings. From here on out, it appears the division race is now between the Bears and Green Bay Pack...

    Blog | November 14, 2010