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Week 14 NFL Picks: Winter Football Fun Times 

The playoff scenarios and must-win games are piling up every week. I went 11-4 last week! Raiders at Chiefs (-3 KC): 28-24 Raiders What a great matchup to start week 14. Chiefs ended up winning 21-13 and moved to first place in the AFC west. The play of Alex Smith carried this team with another […]

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 Sosa’s Steam Room Ep. 25: Otani Watch

The 25th episode of Sosa’s Steam Room is available here for download. Check us out on Spreaker In this week’s episode, we talk about the Bears win over the 49ers, Rondo’s meltdown, MLB hot stove, the Blackhawks injury problems, and SHOHEI OTANI. Follow on twitter @SoldierfieldBlg Like the Facebook page (like the SFB Facebook page too) Check out […]

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Report: Bears Preparing to move on from Vic Fangio

John Fox is planning on moving on from Vic Fangio as the defensive coordinator at the seasons end, according to Mike Mulligan of the Chicago Tribune. According to Mulligan, he’s heard rumblings in NFL circles that John Fox and Fangio will split and he’ll stick with Dowell Loggains as his offensive coordinator. The reason for […]

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NFC North Update: Matt Stafford Carrying the Detroit Lions

The Bears haven’t been mathematically eliminated from the playoffs yet, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t fork their season now. The 3-9 record screams top five pick in a division filled with mediocre teams. A Calvin Johnson-less Detroit Lions team is two games ahead of the Packers right now for the NFC North crown. Heres […]

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Bears Find Identity on Defense in 26-6 Win over 49ers

The 2016 Chicago Bears finally have an identity. All season it’s been difficult to recognize the working parts of this roster, but after a 26-6 beatdown over the 49ers at Soldier field we have the semblance of an idea of what the team can build around. The one constant success this team has experienced this […]

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Matchup Breakdown: San Francisco 49ers at Chicago Bears 

I don’t want to write this preview, but I feel as if it is my civic duty to provide the people with an actual reason to turn on the television set on Sunday and watch Bears-49ers… There is a good reason…. I swear…. No, please read the rest of the article I’m desperate… Here’s how […]

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Fangio’s Defense Not Forcing Enough Takeaways 

The Bears defense has had a revival this season with an influx of talented, veteran free agents signings and a strong draft class. Vic Fangio is finally finding his groove with this Bears defense and a better feel for the current personnel. In terms of yards, Bears defense rank ninth, but this defense has one […]