Xs and Os

A chalkboard look at the Chicago Bears playbook.

Why the Bears do not have a designated "slot" WR

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It seems like most NFL teams have that shifty slot receiver. You know the type, good hands, crisp route runner, and can get you YAC. Players like Wes Welker, Victor Cruz, Danny Amendola, Percy...

Bears Playbook - The Return(s) of Devin Hester

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Take a peek inside the Joe DeCamillis playbook to see how the new ST coach helped Devin Hester set a career single-game record for return yardage against Minnesota. Plus, let's face it: you want to...

Breaking down the tape: Sackwatch Week 2

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The Chicago offense wasn't able to remain sackless in week two, but this team is ahead of the Sackwatch of the last three seasons. It would appear that progress is being made in the Bears pass...

Breaking down the tape: Sackwatch - Blitz pick up

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What am I supposed to do for my Sackwatch when the Chicago Bears didn't allow a sack? I'll take a look at the game winning touchdown pass from Cutler to Marshall, that was aided by a blitz pick up...

Bears Playbook - Anatomy of a Drive

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The Bears found themselves in an eleven point hole on the first possession of the second half. Here's how Jay Cutler and Marc Trestman scored the most essential touchdown of the win.

Grading the Chicago Bears rookie offensive linemen

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The Bears did something that they haven't done in over 30 years, they started 2 rookies on the offensive line. Kyle Long and Jordan Mills received the opening day start on the right side, and today...

Bears Playbook - Beating the Bengals

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The Bengals are mirror images of the Chicago Bears - both teams can demolish opposing QBs with a fearsome pass rush, and both offenses feature a QB-WR pair that can light up the scoreboard. Here's...

Bears Playbook - Jeffery, Wilson, and McClellin

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Take a look at three young players who have taken the next step as players and look to be major contributors for the Chicago Bears.

Bears Playbook - McClellin in the Run Game

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Shea McClellin notched his first sack of the preseason against the Chargers' top offensive line, but how did he fare in the run game? A look at how McClellin can put that speed to use against...

Bears Playbook - Making Room for the Pass

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For a QB who likes to see it and then throw it, Jay Cutler might be just the man to run the Trestman offense. Here's what Jay is looking for in the passing game.

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