Joniak: Keys To Bears-LionsChicago must prevent Golden Tate and Calvin Johnson from making big plays.
Bears Notes: Mariani Will Handle Return DutiesNew Bear Marc Mariani is the team's fourth returner in 11 games.
Bears Notes: Patience Is Key Against Lovie's SchemeTampa Bay's defense is designed to make foes dink and dunk their way downfield.
Bears Notes: Defense Held Players-Only Film SessionPlus, Lance Briggs says Lovie Smith "should be remembered as one of the great coaches in Chicago."
Baffoe: The Doomsday Scenario Of LoviefestThe Bears' season can't get worse, right? Oh yes it can.
Bears Make Minor Roster MovesChicago has signed Marc Mariani and waived Ahmad Dixon.
Colts Finally Win One, Beating Titans 27-13The Colts avoided their first 0-16 season thanks to a quarterback who was trying to prevent his second. Dan Orlovsky, who closed out the NFL's only 0-16 season with Detroit in 2008, threw one touchdown pass and the key block to spring an 80-yard touchdown run Sunday and lead the previously winless Colts to a 27-13 win over playoff hopeful Tennessee.
Hawaii Is Where Players Want To Keep Pro BowlSince 1980, the Pro Bowl has been played in Hawaii. The future of where the Pro Bowl will be played is uncertain past 2012, but the players want to keep it in Hawaii and who can blame them?