Posts Tagged ‘Chicago Bears’

McVay ‘sick’ over offensive failings as Rams coach takes blame for loss

Monday, December 10th, 2018

Sean McVay said he felt "sick" about the Los Angeles Rams' inability to take advantage of a strong defensive performance in a loss to the Chicago Bears that he blamed on himself. The Rams slumped to only their second defeat of another excellent campaign for McVay, who secured a playoff spot in his first season in charge and has steered them to a second successive NFC West title this year, with a 15-6 loss at Soldier Field. McVay's men have scored 425 points this season, the Rams coach seen as one of the masterminds of an offensive explosion in the NFL in recent years.

Bears defense has another throwback performance as they obliterate the Rams

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

At the end of the 1985 season, the Los Angeles Rams came to cold Solider Field for the NFC championship game. Everyone who tuned in to see the Bears and Rams square off in a battle of NFC division leaders saw the Chicago defense absolutely shut down what might be the best offense in the NFL. The Rams hadn’t scored less than 23 points in a game all season, and had scored less than 29 only once. Todd Gurley couldn’t get much going.

Matt Nagy has no fear, dials up a TD pass to an offensive lineman on third-and-goal

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Chicago Bears coach Matt Nagy showed against the New York Giants, when he had running back Tarik Cohen throw a pass on the final play of regulation for a touchdown, that he’ll call any play at any time. Expect anything with Nagy. On third-and-goal, in a huge nationally televised game against the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday night, Nagy went to the final few pages of the playbook again.

Sunday Night Football odds: Rams field-goal favorites at Bears

Saturday, December 8th, 2018

It is, perhaps, a sign of the times – and of the Los Angeles Rams’ capabilities – that a first-place Chicago Bears team is an underdog at home in December. Los Angeles, with quarterback Jared Goff behind center, are three-point road favorites on the NFL odds for Week 14 against the Bears with a 51-point total at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. This is the first time since 2013 that a Bears team with a winning record has been an underdog in a December game at Soldier Field.

Bears QB Trubisky expected to face Rams

Friday, December 7th, 2018

Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky is off the team's injury report and is expected to start Sunday's showdown against the Los Angeles Rams. Trubisky has missed the past two NFL games with a shoulder injury but the second-year QB participated fully in practice on Friday. "He put together three really good days in practice," Bears head coach Matt Nagy told reporters.

The LA Rams may have one of the league’s great offenses, but it’s a challenge the Bears’ defense is ready for

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

The LA Rams may have one of the league's great offenses, but it's a challenge the Bears' defense is ready for originally appeared on nbcsportschicago.comThe dominance of the Los Angeles Ram's offense has been well-documented. In their second year running

Bears tight end Trey Burton nominated for NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year Award

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Bears tight end Trey Burton nominated for NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year Award originally appeared on nbcsportschicago.comTrey Burton's impact on the field for the Bears this season has not gone unnoticed. Thursday, though, he was recognized for his

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay breaks down all 11 Bears starters on defense in over a minute

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay breaks down all 11 Chicago Bears' defensive starters at a press conference heading into Week 14 of the 2018 NFL season.

NFL notebook: Bears’ Trubisky near 100 percent

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Rest has restored Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, who said Wednesday he is "really close" to 100 percent. Trubisky is expected to return to the lineup Sunday for the Bears' NFC showdown at Soldier Field against the Los Angeles Rams. Just throwing as much as they'll let me and taking care of it," Trubisky said.

NFL notebook: Bears’ Trubisky near 100 percent

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Rest has restored Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, who said Wednesday he is "really close" to 100 percent. Trubisky is expected to return to the lineup Sunday for the Bears' NFC showdown at Soldier Field against the Los Angeles Rams. Just throwing as much as they'll let me and taking care of it," Trubisky said.