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Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Durkin: Time Is Now For Cutler To Prove His Worth

With two upcoming, winnable games at home, the time is now for Cutler to step up.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2014

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TTYM: Tom Brady Gets Mic’d Up, Eric Weddle Gets Caught Looking, And Tony Allen Hits A Photog

Here is a list of five interesting sports stories you may have missed this week.

11/07/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Durkin: Putting Cutler’s Turnovers In Perspective

Jay Cutler’s far from the Bears’ only issue, but he plays the biggest role in salvaging the season.

CBS Chicago–10/30/2014

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Tom Brady Finds Great Delight In Patriots’ 51-Point Outburst

Brady called New England’s win against Chicago “one of the most fun days we’ve ever had on the football field.”

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Bears returner Chris Williams is tackled by the Patriots on a kick return Sunday. New England won 51-23, dropping Chicago to 3-5. (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Bears-Patriots Positives/Negatives

There must be some serious soul-searching by the Bears on their bye week.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Bears guard Matt Slauson. (Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Houston, Slauson Injured; No Answer For Gronkowski

Lamarr Houston is set to have an MRI on his knee, while Matt Slauson left with his right arm in a sling.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler walks off the field during a break in action against the Patriots. New England won 51-23, dropping Chicago to 3-5. ( Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Durkin: Plenty Of Blame For Bears’ Debacle

Chicago’s issues span personnel, coaching and the players.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2014

New England's Tim Wright reacts after scoring a touchdown Sunday. The Patriots beat the Bears, 51-23. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Outclassed, Exposed

There’s no accountability on a Bears squad that’s now an also-ran at 3-5.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2014

Shane Vereen  of the New England Patriots carries the ball during the second quarter against the Chicago Bears.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Patriots Rout Bears, 51-23

Tom Brady threw five touchdown passes, and the Patriots dominated throughout.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2014

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Durkin’s Preview: Bears-Patriots

Heading into Foxboro, the Bears’ season has reached a tipping point.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2014

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

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Patriots

Chicago faces New England on the road Sunday at noon.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

Patriots coach Bill Belichick.  (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Patriots Are Dominant In October

New England is an NFL-best 40-9 in October since 2003.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

Bears running back Matt Forte. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears Offense Not Sure What They Do Well

The money may say the offense should run through the right arm of Cutler, but the numbers suggest otherwise.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2014

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. (Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Playbook: Gronkowski Nearing Full Strength

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski’s recent play shows he’s once again a coverage mismatch.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2014

Tom Brady. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – New England Patriots

The Patriots aren’t as dominant as they’ve been in the past, but they’re still a very dangerous team.

CBS Chicago–10/22/2014

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TTYM: Tom Brady Flops, Amar’e Baths In Wine And Shump Is Funny

Here are five funny sports moments you may have missed this week.

10/16/2014

ORCHARD PARK, NY - OCTOBER 12: Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots celebrates after a reception against the Buffalo Bills during the second half at Ralph Wilson Stadium on October 12, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Tom Brady, Chris Johnson And Rob Gronkowski

While the Jets have fallen badly, the Patriots have picked it up with two stellar offensive showings in the last two weeks. Tom Brady has found his rhythm, while tight end Rob Gronkowski is growing more dangerous each week. Here’s a look at the key players on each side and which players belong in your fantasy line-up.

10/16/2014

ORCHARD PARK, NY - OCTOBER 12: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots celebrates with Brandon LaFell #19 of the New England Patriots after a touchdown reception during the second half at Ralph Wilson Stadium on October 12, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Jets-Patriots

These divisional rivals are going in opposite directions.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2014

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Don’t Bury Brady Just Yet

Jason discusses Tom Brady, Bill Belichick, and the Patriots not being done yet.

10/09/2014

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

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