The crew of the Spiegel and Mannelly Show are partaking in a confidence pool contest.
Cutler is one of the NFC’s “gunslingers.”
Some really good teams in the last decade have gotten stomped in Week 3 of the preseason.
Jay Cutler rates as the 12th-best Chicago Bear.
There are a lot of players with something to prove on the Chicago defense, Willie Young says.
Vegas projects Chicago for another middling season.
Allen’s physical tools aren’t what they once were, but his instincts still are top-notch.
The Bears found the other bookend on their defensive line.
The Bears have now signed two defensive ends in free agency.
At least one oddsmaker has the Packers as the NFC North favorites with 10 wins.
Even an average defense would do wonders for the Bears, but it will take more to compete for the big prize.
It’s difficult for front offices to evaluate underclassmen who they didn’t expect to declare.
Delusions of grandeur danced in the back of your mind like so many sugarplum fairies. Admit it.
Anybody involved in the Bears’ efforts to run the ball can wear this one.
At least the Bears defense can say that it made its own luck.
Week 5 of the NFL season is upon us and The McNeil and Spiegel Show has their weekly confidence picks ready to go!
That sour taste is back. The Bears just refluxed.
The Bears and Lions do battle in week four, get your wagers here that you’ll likely not find anywhere in Vegas!
This week was the final week that starters were likely to appear in the preseason, offering fans one more indiscernible glimpse of what may lie ahead in the ensuing 17 weeks of NFL battle.
Here’s an update on which NFC teams took a step forward this week, and which ones overwhelmed the training staff with a rash of new injuries…