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Sharrif Floyd  of the Minnesota Vikings forces the fumble of Josh McCown  for a Vikings recovery  (Credit: Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Bears Earn A Loss In Minnesota

If there’s such a thing as earning a loss, the Bears did just that.

12/01/2013

Alshon Jeffery  advances the ball while Andrew Sendejo of the Minnesota Vikings. (Credit: Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Dumb Loss Spoils Jeffery’s Day

Nothing like a lethal cocktail of bad and stupid to turn a record into a footnote.

670 The Score–12/01/2013

Adrian Peterson carries the ball for a gain against the Chicago Bears. (Credit: Adam Bettcher, Getty)

Vikings Top Bears 23-20 In Overtime

Blair Walsh’s 34-yard field goal with 1:43 left in overtime gave the Minnesota Vikings a 23-20 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday after both teams missed kicks in the extra period.

12/01/2013

Josh Freeman. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Josh Freeman Signs With Vikings

Josh Freeman has a new team, Minnesota has a new young quarterback and Tampa Bay has moved on.

670 The Score–10/07/2013

Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears passes against the Minnesota Vikings at Soldier Field on September 15, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Bears 31, Vikings 30

Just like they planned it, right? It seems fitting that such an odd, back-and-forth, punch-counter punch, roller coaster ride of a game went down to the wire and was decided by one point.

670 The Score–09/15/2013

Jay Cutler celebrates the game-winning touchdown with Brandon Marshall and Steve Maneri. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: That Was Insane

So that was fun. I think.

670 The Score–09/15/2013

Martellus Bennett #83 of the Chicago Bears catches the game winning touchdown as Chris Cook #20 of the Minnesota Vikings tries to defend him on September 15, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago Bears defeated the Minnesota Vikings 31-30. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Cutler, Bennett Lead Bears Over Vikings 31-30

Jay Cutler threw a 16-yard touchdown pass to Martellus Bennett with 10 seconds left to lead the Chicago Bears to a 31-30 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.

09/15/2013

Christian Ponder. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Silverman: Vikings Should Have Pondered A QB Switch

This is good news for the Bears, who host the Vikings on Sunday.

670 The Score–09/10/2013

Christian Ponder. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Ponder Marries ESPN Reporter Samantha Steele

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder and ESPN reporter Samantha Steele have tied the knot.

670 The Score–12/19/2012

Adrian Peterson scores a first quarter touchdown. (Credit Getty)

Bears Fall To Vikings 21-14

Adrian Peterson rushed for 154 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Vikings to a win over the Bears.

12/09/2012

Adrian Peterson. (Photo by Andy King/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Vikings

The Bears play host to a familiar foe led by a familiar face this Sunday.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2012

(Credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Phil Simms Answers Questions About NFL’s Top Storylines

Phil Simms answers questions about the state of the NFL after seven weeks.

10/24/2012

Christian Ponder. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Harris: Bye Week Homework At Quarterback

In this edition of my fantasy football blog, I will tell you of a few good options at quarterback that might be available in your league to replace your quarterback on bye.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2012

Russell Wilson. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Silverman: Wilson, Ponder Lead Early-Season Breakthrough Candidates

Here’s a look at some players who are rising above expectations through the first two games of the season.

CBS Chicago–09/20/2012

Brian Urlacher #54 of the Chicago Bears brings down Joe Webb #14 of the Minnesota Vikings during the first quarter on January 1, 2012 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Bears Hang On To Beat Vikings 17-13, Finish 8-8

The Chicago Bears stopped their five-game losing streak at the end of this what-could-have-been season, but even this victory was plenty painful.

01/01/2012

Donovan McNabb is sacked by Israel Idonije. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

McNabb Released; Bears An Option?

Donovan McNabb was released by the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, and much like Kyle Orton a week ago, the 13-year veteran could be an option for the Bears.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011

Percy Harvin #12 of the Minnesota Vikings of the Minnesota Vikings slips out of the grasp of Julius Peppers #90 of the Chicago Bears  for a touchdown at TCF Bank Stadium on December 20, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Minnesota Vikings

The Bears get another chance to display their “talents” to a national audience this Sunday Night, when they take on the Minnesota Vikings in the “third place in the NFC North” bowl. Will the Bears pick up their first NFC North victory of the season, or will they fall to 0-3 in the division?

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

Donovan McNabb. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: Deal In Place To Send McNabb To Vikings

The Redskins reportedly have a deal in place to send quarterback Donovan McNabb to the Vikings.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2011

Roger Goodell and Phil Taylor

Rookies Enter World Of NFL Lockout

There wasn’t much time to celebrate during Christian Ponder’s first day as a Minnesota Viking.

04/30/2011