Category: Chicago Bears

Take 5: Top offenses and defenses clash in Week 14

Highlighting Week 14’s excellent slate of matchups are the premier offense-defense battles in Chicago and Kansas City. Offenses owned these clashes (Rams-Vikings, Jaguars-Chiefs, Saints-Ravens) early this season, but the pendulum swung back in Week 13 (Saints-Cowboys, Colts-Jaguars). There’

Fantasy Injury Updates: Melvin Gordon, Kerryon Johnson, Mitchell Trubisky, more impacting Week 14 fantasy rankings

Melvin Gordon and Kerryon Johnson are trying to return from knee injuries that have sidelined them in the past weeks. Elsewhere, Mitchell Trubisky has missed the last two weeks for the Bears, but it’s possible he will return this week. Sammy Watkins and Evan Engram have also missed time due to nagging

Dominant much of the year, the Bears’ defense displays flaws

There are signs the Chicago Bears’ defense is leaking, and it couldn’t come at a worse time. Whether it was stopping the run in the second half or giving up big plays in the passing game, the defense wasn’t as dominant as in other games during Sunday’s 30-27 loss in overtime to the New York Giants. Coach Matt Nagy thinks of it as an anomaly, but it’s an issue the Bears must fix fast with the powerful Los Angeles Rams coming to Chicago on Sunday night.