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Sunday Night Football... let’s just hope players on both sides don’t pull a Myles Garrett

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THE DAILY SPONGIE SPECIAL

The greatest song ever written about the LA:

BEAR DOWN, CHICAGO BEARS, BEAR DOWN!!!!

BEARRRSSSS

Emma’s Tailgater: Nick Williams Breaking Out - 670 The Score - On a defense led by Khalil Mack, the Bears have an unlikely sacks leader in Nick Williams.

Haugh: Bears-Rams Preview - 670 The Score - This matchup amounts to an elimination game in the NFC playoff race.

Nick Kwiatkoski, Bears Defense Adjust on the Fly - SI.com - Bear Maven is a Sports Illustrated Channel featuring Gene Chamberlain to bring you the latest news, rumors, notes, and quotes surrounding the Chicago Bears

Where to watch, listen to Bears-Rams game - ChicagoBears.com - The Bears travel to Los Angeles in Week 11 to take on the Rams. Here’s how you can watch and listen to the contest.

Chalk Talk: Why did Bears switch linemen? - ChicagoBears.com - Senior writer Larry Mayer discusses why the Bears flip-flopped linemen Cody Whitehair and James Daniels, the last time Khalil Mack didn’t lead his team in sacks and if Ben Braunecker will get more playing time on offense.

The Pick Is In: Chicago Bears at Los Angeles Rams - ChicagoBears.com - Local and national analysts make their pick for the Week 11 game between the Bears and Rams in Los Angeles Sunday night.

This Week In The Community: 11.15.19 - ChicagoBears.com - The Chicago Bears kicked-off our longest standing community program while continuing to work with and support military organizations throughout Chicago.

Quick Hits: Bears coordinators have their say - ChicagoBears.com - Chuck Pagano discusses opponents’ strategies against Khalil Mack. Mark Helfrich talks about going under center. And Chris Tabor explains a missed extra-point versus Lions.

Bears vs. Rams preview: Week 11 breakdown from Halas Intrigue - Chicago Sun-Times - The Bears’ offense showed signs of life in the victory over the Lions last week, but it’ll take a step up in class against a much more formidable Rams defense.

Chicago Bears can draw from last year’s win over Los Angeles Rams - Chicago Tribune - Are there lessons the Bears can find in last season’s defensive-led 15-6 dismantling of the Rams? And who has the edge in the Jalen Ramsey-Allen Robinson showdown?

NFL Week 11 predictions: Chicago Bears at Los Angeles Rams - Chicago Tribune - Can the Bears beat the Rams at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Sunday night? Our writers make their picks.

Nick Williams’ unlikely rise to Chicago Bears sack leader - Chicago Tribune - Nick Williams’ rise from street free agent to Bears sack leader is a product of opportunity, hard work and faith.

Game Preview: Chicago Bears - Los Angeles Rams (Week 11) - ChicagoAudible Podcast - A complete game preview of the Week 11 matchup between the Chicago Bears and Los Angeles Rams.

Age before beauty when it comes to Bears, elite NFL defensive coaching - NBC Sports Chicago - Looking for a hot offensive coach? The cliche’d expectation has become that it’ll be someone young. Putting together a ring of honor for the elite defensive minds in the NFL? Think “veteran”... VERY veteran.

PULL A HELMET OFF AND BEAT A GUY WITH IT TILL HE’S POLISH SAUSAGE

The Ballad Of Myles Garrett

Browns DE Myles Garrett suspended indefinitely - NFL.com - The NFL announced Browns DE Myles Garrett has been suspended indefinitely. Cleveland DT Larry Ogunjobi and Steelers OL Maurkice Pouncey were also suspended, and both teams were fined $250K.

Rudolph's agent weighs in on Myles Garrett's actions - NFL.com - Tim Younger, who represents Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph, said on Twitter that "the matter will be reviewed thoroughly" regarding Myles Garrett's helmet swing.

Browns ownership: Myles Garrett’s actions were “completely unacceptable” – ProFootballTalk - The NFL has responded to late night's inexcusable conduct from Browns defensive end Myles Garrett by suspending him for the rest of 2019, at a minimum. The Browns have responded by issuing a strongly-worded statement.

Todd Haley: Myles Garrett’s behavior falls on Freddie Kitchens – ProFootballTalk - Last year, Todd Haley was replaced mid-season as Browns offensive coordinator by Freddie Kitchens. This year, Kitchens is taking some criticism from Haley.

Source: Thursday night’s game “was like a bounty game” – ProFootballTalk - Thursday night's game ended with an alarming, unprecedented incident, with a player removing another player's helmet and striking him with it. The full set of circumstances has some in the league wondering whether something more troubling was going on.

Colin Kaepernick heads to Atlanta for workout – ProFootballTalk - Despite speculation that he might not go through with Saturday's PR stunt, Colin Kaepernick will participate in the NFL's hastily organized workout. According to Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports, Kaepernick has arrived in Atlanta and is prepared to go through the league's workout and interviews.

Eagles’ Jordan Howard (stinger) not cleared for contact - NFL.com - It’s been 12 days since Eagles RB Jordan Howard suffered a stinger against the Bears and he still hasn’t been cleared for contact. It puts his availability in doubt heading into Sunday’s game versus the Patriots.

Fox has sold 78% of its Super Bowl ads - Chicago Tribune - The most remarkable thing about Super Bowl advertising isn’t the price, which is a whopping $5.6 million for 30 seconds.

Where does Cam Newton stand with the Carolina Panthers? - Our Turf Football - Guest writer, Antwan Staley, is checking in on the Carolina Panthers. Longtime QB Cam Newton and the team are going to have some decisions to make, whether the fans like it or not.

KNOW THINE ENEMY

LA Rams versus Chicago Bears: Matchups to watch - Turf Show Times - The Rams are coming off a gut-wrenching loss, but return home to play another struggling offense in the Bears.

LA Rams vs Chicago Bears: Win/loss predictions for Week 11 - Turf Show Times - Will the Rams bounce back in prime time on Sunday night?

LA Rams vs. Chicago Bears: Rams to watch - Turf Show Times - The Rams are looking to bounce back from a tough game in Pittsburgh. Who will step up to get the team back on track?

IN CASE YOU YOU MISSED IT ON WINDY CITY GRIDIRON

Householder & Berckes: Best bets - Chicago Bears-Los Angeles Rams, total, survivor picks - Windy City Gridiron - Sam was eliminated from the survivor pool but the Bears covered!

Wiltfong: Bears vs. Rams - How to get tickets, channel info, weather, odds, previews and more! - Windy City Gridiron - This is everything you need to know about the Bears game this Sunday Night against the Rams.

WCG CONTRIBUTORS BEARS PODCASTS & STREAMS

Windy City Gridiron Podcast Channel which includes Bear With Me from Robert Schmitz, Bears Over Beers featuring Jeff Berckes & EJ Snyder, and T Formation Conversation from Lester A. Wiltfong Jr.; Steven’s Streaming Twitch Channel from Steven Schweickert; and Robert Zeglinski’s The Blitz Network

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WCG CONTRIBUTORS BEARS PODCASTS & STREAMS

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