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Bears running back Matt Forte, center. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Forte’s Diligent About His Game Recovery

With a heavy workload, Matt Forte understands why he takes a mid-week day off.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2014

Bears cornerback Kyle pass breaks up a pass intended for Falcons receiver Julio Jones. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Fuller Becoming A Shutdown Corner

Plus, more on linebacker Darryl Sharpton, who only knows how to play at one speed.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2014

Bears defensive end Jared Allen, right, celebrates after sacking Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan on Sunday. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Holmes On Bears-Falcons

“We had to have that one,” Ryan Mundy said.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2014

Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller breaks up a pass intended for Falcons receiver Julio Jones in Chicago's 27-13 win at Atlanta on Sunday. (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Good Enough, This Time

A 3-3 mark and important road win provides hope for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler threw for 381 yards against the Falcons on Sunday. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Cutler Leads Road-Warrior Bears Past Falcons, 27-13

Jay Cutler threw for 381 yards and a touchdown, and Matt Forte ran for two second-half scores.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2014

Quarterback Jay Cutler. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Preview: Bears At A Crossroads

Sunday’s game against the Falcons is a “prove it” game for the Bears.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2014

Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Falcons

These are two desperate teams with playoff aspirations.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Atlanta Falcons

The Falcons have a potent passing attack and a leaky defense, can they consistently win shootouts?

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler makes a throw against the Panthers. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Durkin: Impressions from Bears-Panthers

We’re five games in — bad play is a troubling trend, not a fluke.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2014

Devin Hester. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

5 Things: Bucs-Falcons Thursday Night Roundup

It was a night you just don’t see often in the NFL.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

View: Jay Cutler Is On SI Cover With Matt Stafford

Cutler is one of the NFC’s “gunslingers.”

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Silverman: Ranking Best Quarterback-Coach Combos

There’s something frightful to opposing head coaches and fans when New England’s Bill Belichick and Tom Brady put their heads together at a crucial moment in a game.

670 The Score–10/15/2013

(credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 12 Quarterbacks To Draft

Having an elite signal-caller who can win you the game in crunch time is essential for any NFL franchise.

08/15/2013

Matt Ryan. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Falcons, Ryan Agree On 5-year Contract Extension Worth $103.75M

Pro Bowl quarterback Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms on a five-year contract extension.

670 The Score–07/25/2013

Frank Gore scores a 5-yard rushing touchdown in the third quarter. (Credit: Getty)

49ers Head To Super Bowl, Beating Falcons 28-24

Frank Gore ran for a pair of second-half touchdowns and the 49ers rebounded from a 17-0 deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 28-24 in the NFC championship game Sunday, sending San Francisco to the Super Bowl for the first time since 1995.

01/20/2013

Peyton Manning. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Silverman: Tillman, Roethlisberger & Manning Among Top MVP Candidates

There are no guarantees that those who have been the best players in the league through the first half of the season will be there at the end of the season.

670 The Score–11/08/2012

Matt Ryan. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Silverman: Change Of Guard Among NFL’s Elite QBs

A year ago, Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees and Tom Brady were the unquestioned leaders at the quarterback position.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2012

Henry Melton. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: Pressure By Front-Four Leads To Defensive Dominance

The formula for the Bears playing winning defense is simple in theory: pressure the quarterback with down linemen. Use that pressure to create takeways. When the ball is on the ground, scoop it up and score.

670 The Score–09/11/2011

Devin Hester. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Damn You, Bears, You Might Be Good

The Island of Cautious Pessimism is a comfortable place to be. You’ve been here before, too, at one time or another. I’ve seen you. I remember faces of like-minded Bears fans who wait with me for the inevitable.

670 The Score–09/11/2011

Brian Urlacher. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Crush Falcons, 30-12

Brian Urlacher had an interception and returned a fumble for a touchdown, Jay Cutler threw for 312 yards and two scores and the Chicago Bears pounded Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons 30-12 on Sunday.

09/11/2011

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