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LeGarrette Blount. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Blount Runs In Beast Mode

How many Packers does it take to stop one running back?

670 The Score–11/21/2011

Philip Rivers. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 11 NFL Picks

Here’s my take on how the NFL’s Week 11 will shake out with my predictions, my juggernaut games of the week, and my “juggernot lames of the weak.”

670 The Score–11/18/2011

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

Durkin: Week 8 NFL Picks

This is my favorite week in the NFL season, as it’s the only time I can assure you the Bears won’t lose. Even though the Bears are on a bye, there are thirteen games to be played.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2011

Lance Briggs

Briggs Named NFC Defensive Player Of Week

On the heels of the Bears win in London, linebacker Lance Briggs was named NFC Defensive Player of the Week.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

A general view of play during the NFL International Series match. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)

Zaidman Guarantees NFL Expansion In Europe

The Bears may have returned from London, but could they be going back?

670 The Score–10/25/2011

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)

Miller To Cutler: Stop Playing Scared

Former Bears quarterback Jim joined The McNeil and Spiegel Show to discuss Mike Martz, Jay Cutler and the rest of the Chicago Bears after their 24-18 win over the Bucs in London.

670 The Score–10/24/2011

Matt Forte runs with the ball during the NFL International Series match. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Arkush: Pay Forte, Send Urlacher To The Hall

After the Bears defeated the Bucs 24-18 in London on Sunday, Bears expert Hub Arkush had several revelations regarding the state of the 2011 Chicago Bears.

670 The Score–10/24/2011

Jay Cutler looks on during the Bears win over the Bucs.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Hampton Dissects The Bears

Hall of Famer Dan Hampton joined The Mully and Hanley Show on Monday morning to discuss the Bears win in London.

670 The Score–10/24/2011

Matt Forte celebrates scoring a touchdown in London, England.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Biggs: Franchise Tag For Forte?

With Matt Forte surpassing the 1000-yard mark of total yards through seven games this season, the contract-extension talks will most certainly follow.

670 The Score–10/24/2011

Devin Hester. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis /Getty Images)

Hester ‘Ready To Go’ For Sunday

After leaving Sunday’s game early with a chest injury, Bears return man Devin Hester practiced without limitations Thursday and Friday, and appears ready to start in Sunday’s game.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2011

Jay Cutler tries his hand at cricket before practice in London on Friday. (Credit: Sean Ryan/NFL)

Bears Arrive In London, Begin Practice At Cricket Stadium

The Bears left Chicago on Thursday night and arrived Friday around noon London time as they prepare to take on the Buccaneers at Wembley Stadium.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2011

Josh Freeman. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Thayer: Bucs Are ‘Tale Of Two Teams’

As Tampa Bay continues to fight through the growing pains, the Bears may have a slight advantage as the two teams travel to London to play the NFL’s ninth game ever played outside of US soil.

670 The Score–10/21/2011

Quarterback Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets passes against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on October 17, 2011 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 7 NFL Picks

The Bears take their longest road trip of the season, to play a real football match in Wembley Stadium. It’s the end of an era for Donovan McNabb, and the beginning of an era in Minnesota and Denver. Outside of a few games, there are several lopsided match-ups on the Week 7 docket. Here’s my take on how everything will shake out with my predictions, my juggernaut games of the week, and my “juggernot lames of the weak”:

CBS Chicago–10/21/2011

Devin Hester. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis /Getty Images)

Bucs Coach On Hester: Leave Him In Chicago

Devin Hester didn’t practice with Bears on Wednesday as a chest inury that took him out of Sunday’s game prematurely continues to bother him.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2011

Josh Freeman. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Bears take a trip across the pond to merry old England and will have a go against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Here’s what you need to know about this week’s opponent.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2011

Calvin Johnson. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 6 NFL Picks

While most of our focus is on the Bears and Vikings “3rd Place in the NFC North” bowl on Sunday night, there will be twelve other games played this weekend.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2011

Steve Breaston #19 of the Kansas City Chiefs runs with the football during the preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on September 1, 2011 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Charch: Fantasy Football Add/Drops – Week 6

Steve Breaston scored a couple times last week, which is almost unfortunate because it makes him an obvious waiver target this week. Since Jamaal Charles’ injury, Steve Breaston has gone from two targets a game to six.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

Chicago Bears vs Carolina Panthers

Durkin: Week 4 NFL Picks

It’s a must-win for the Bears this weekend, and I think the Panthers will put up more of a fight than people expect.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2011

2011 NFC Championship: Green Bay Packers v Chicago Bears

Durkin: Week 3 NFL Picks

Yes, it is Bears-Packers week, but believe it or not there are 15 other games to be played this weekend. Here’s my take on how the NFL’s Week 3 will shake out with my predictions, my juggernaut games of the week, and my “juggernot lames of the weak”:

CBS Chicago–09/23/2011

Julius Pepper. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 2 NFL Picks

Scoreboard operators were busy replacing light bulbs this week after an astounding 752 points were tallied in Week 1. Will the fireworks continue this weekend? Here’s my take on how the NFL’s Week 2 will shake out with my predictions and my juggernaut games of the week and my juggernot lames of the week:

CBS Chicago–09/16/2011