Durkin’s Playbook

Durkin's Playbook: Martellus Bennett's Become The Bears' Go-To GuyIn Alshon Jeffery's absence, Bennett is stepping up.
Durkin's Playbook: Bears' Kickoff Coverage StrugglesThe Bears' kickoff coverage team has been an issue all season, giving up points and field position.
Durkin's Playbook: Spotlight's On Kyle FullerKyle Fuller's tough start comes down to sloppy technique and lost fundamentals.
Durkin's Playbook: Arizona's Deep Passing AttackThe Bears must be quick with their post-snap reads against a dangerous Cardinals vertical attack.
Durkin's Playbook: How To Create Safe Pressure On Aaron RodgersDan Durkin looks closely at the film to reveal a tendency in the Packers' protection scheme.
Durkin: Viewing The NFL Through A Different LensDurkin breaks down the pre-snap chess match that takes place.
Durkin's Playbook: Breaking Down A Favorite Adam Gase Red Zone SchemeDan Durkin takes a look at a red zone concept the Bears will use under offensive coordinator Adam Gase.
Durkin's Playbook: Vic Fangio's Approach To Containing Aaron RodgersDurkin takes a look at one of the factors that's led to Fangio's success against the league's MVP.
Durkin's Playbook: Inside Look At The 'Mike' & 'Jack' LinebackersDan Durkin breaks down what will be expected of the Bears' inside linebackers under coordinator Vic Fangio.
Durkin's Playbook: Bears' Kevin White Just The Fit For Adam Gase's SchemesWhite will have big-play potential in Gase's rub and mesh route concepts.
Durkin's Free Agent Spotlight: OLB Pernell McPheeIt's an All-22 look at the Bears' newest pass rusher, outside linebacker Pernell McPhee.
Durkin's Playbook: Breaking Down Adam Gase's Offensive SchemesGase's ability to add wrinkles after self-scouting is one of his biggest strengths.