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The Bears Den, November 3, 2017, The “Homemade” Edition

Today is the day when YOU get to be the linkmasters here in the Den.

NFL: Chicago Bears at Tennessee Titans
 A Chicago Bears fan watches during game against the Tennessee Titans at Nissan Stadium. 
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Since it’s the bye week and things are a bit slow, I thought we could do something totally different and a bit fun, have a “roll your own” version of the Den where YOU supply the links you want to discuss. The normal rules apply, it’s not an open thread, we are a Chicago Bears / NFL forum, we don’t do politics or religion here in the Den, and that includes anything related to the National Anthem.

Helmet tip to Lester Wiltfong, Jr. for the idea for this Den.

To make a link, here’s the easy way to do it. Find your link and open it in a different tab from the Den. Write your link text in the following format:

Mitchell: The Bear’s Den, November 3, 2017, The Roll your own edition - Windy City Gridron (for example)

Then copy the link, highlight your headline, and click the link button and paste the link into your post.

Following this, write a short description of the link, and post!

If that sounds like a lot of work, well I do that (or something similar) 20-40 times a day to make each Den.

Try it!

To make your life easy, I’m going to share a part of my daily sites I check, so here’s a bunch of resources you can use to find your links!


Windy City Gridiron

Chicago Tribune

Daily Herald
Chicago Sun Times - News

Bears Wire

NBC Sports Chicago

Bears - CBS Chicago

Da Bears Brothers

BEARS - Cover32

Adam Hoge’s Bears Blog - WGN Radio - 720 AM

FanPosts - Recent - Windy City Gridiron




Pride Of Detroit

Daily Norseman

Acme Packing Company


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