NFL

All posts about the National Football League by the Chicago Journal.
Oct
24
Brady tops 600 career TD passes, Buccaneers rout Bears 38-3

Brady tops 600 career TD passes, Buccaneers rout Bears 38-3

Wew, lads. Not gonna lie to ya, that one was pretty rough.
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Oct
24
Bears vs. Bucs: Week 7 Pregame Warmup

Bears vs. Bucs: Week 7 Pregame Warmup

Even if they were at full strength, the Bears are in for another tough task. Brady may not own the Bears the way Aaron Rodgers has over the years, but the three-time MVP is 5-1 in six games against Chicago.
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Oct
14
Bears eye share of NFC North lead with Rodgers, Packers

Bears eye share of NFC North lead with Rodgers, Packers

They could be without their top two rushers, with David Montgomery (sprained knee) on injured reserve and Damien Williams placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list on Thursday.
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Oct
10
Fields throws 1st TD pass, Bears' defense dominates in Vegas

Fields throws 1st TD pass, Bears' defense dominates in Vegas

The Bears' 32nd-ranked offense managed just 252 yards, but Chicago's defense allowed three points from Vegas' first seven drives. Khalil Mack led the Bears' dominance of his former team with eight tackles and a sack of Derek Carr on a 2-point conversion attempt in the fourth quarter.
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Oct
06
Matt Nagy makes Justin Fields No. 1 Bears quarterback

Matt Nagy makes Justin Fields No. 1 Bears quarterback

The Bears signed the veteran Dalton in free agency and traded up to No. 11 from No. 20 in the first round of the draft to pick Fields, and Nagy had said all along the job was Dalton's until coaches felt Fields was ready.
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Oct
03
Fields, Bears bounce back to beat winless Lions 24-14

Fields, Bears bounce back to beat winless Lions 24-14

Fields brushed off a nightmarish first start, and Chicago bounced back to beat the winless Detroit Lions 24-14 on Sunday.
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Sep
29
Bears move closer to leaving Soldier Field for the suburbs

Bears move closer to leaving Soldier Field for the suburbs

If the Bears do move, they would be able to develop more than 300 acres around the stadium with dining, shopping, and entertainment — something other teams such as the Los Angeles Rams, Los Angeles Chargers, and Las Vegas Raiders have done to add revenue.
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Sep
26
Browns rough up rookie QB Fields, slam Bears 26-6

Browns rough up rookie QB Fields, slam Bears 26-6

The former Ohio State star completed just 6 of 20 passes for 68 yards and got X-rays on his throwing hand afterward. The Bears' biggest offensive play came on a pass interference that wiped out an interception and gained 48 yards.
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Sep
19
Fields takes over for injured Dalton, Bears beat Bengals

Fields takes over for injured Dalton, Bears beat Bengals

Coach Matt Nagy said he was "pretty sure" Dalton did not have a serious ACL injury, though the quarterback was to be examined more in the next few days.
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Sep
13
Stafford leads LA Rams past Bears 34-14 in dynamic debut

Stafford leads LA Rams past Bears 34-14 in dynamic debut

Dalton passed for 206 yards in his Bears debut, and rookie quarterback Justin Fields rushed for a 3-yard score while getting a handful of snaps in his NFL debut.
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Jun
21
Opinion: It’s Not the McCaskey Family Chicago Officials Have to Worry About

Opinion: It’s Not the McCaskey Family Chicago Officials Have to Worry About

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Mar
11
Opinion: Russell Wilson Is Probably Not Coming to Chicago but We Found the QB That Should

Opinion: Russell Wilson Is Probably Not Coming to Chicago but We Found the QB That Should

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