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Bears' Urlacher fined for second straight week
NEW YORK (AP) Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher was fined $21,000 by the NFL ..... in two weeks. Urlacher, penalized for the tackle in the Bears ' 23-17 loss last Sunday, also was fined last week for a horse-collar tackle of Minnesota's Adrian Peterson . Green Bay's Tramon Williams was fined $21,000 for
Chicago defense showing some wear, tear
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) The Chicago Bears ' defense is finding it difficult to close out games and ..... Brian Urlacher and with several other lineup changes, the Bears will have to find a way to turn it around Sunday against ..... Vikings offense that can run opponents into the ground behind Adrian Peterson . A win would also help erase the sting of the 23-17 overtime
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With the Chicago Bears missing their defensive leader, visiting Adrian Peterson and the desperate Minnesota Vikings might not provide an ..... Then again, it's been three years since the banged-up Bears last lost to their NFC North rival, and Minnesota is the
NFC North gets tighter as rivalries finally start
exactly what the NFL had in mind when it backloaded the schedule with division games. The top three teams - the Chicago Bears , Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings - are all still very much alive in the playoff hunt. Better yet, with only ..... them, no one is anywhere close to clinching the division title. ``They count as double,'' Vikings running back Adrian Peterson said. ``Everyone is a game ahead or a game behind, so each game is going to be very important.''
Peterson says he missed bus because he overslept
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson says he missed the team bus to Soldier Field on Sunday because he overslept. Peterson was about 20 minutes late to the stadium for the game against the Chicago Bears , then side-stepped questions after the game about the reason for it. Coach Leslie Frazier said it was ``a big deal
Vikings hope Peterson can carry victory vs. Bears
Chicago, some rookie rushed for 224 yards. His name was Adrian Peterson , and he'd love to do that against the Bears again. Peterson said Friday he doesn't remember many details ..... focused on the present and the turnover-forcing terror the Bears ' defense has become.
NFL Alphabet Preview: Week 5Pats-Broncos: The pick
a major factor in the Vikings 3-1 start. Then again, it certainly helps matters when you have a running back like Adrian Peterson and a coach who's not Brad Childress. Q is for QUINN I always imagined that Brady Quinn would be a solid NFL quarterback ..... course, a two-year-old Twitter beef. But that's what they're talking about this week in Jacksonville, where the Bears and Jaguars will meet for the first time since Maurice Jones-Drew Tweet-murdered Jay Cutler for not playing through
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yards a game. Sure, he hasn't faced the greatest competition, but if he can keep it going this Sunday against a Bears D that made Arron Rodgers look human, we might have to start paying attention. N is for nine. How many times have ..... Bledsoe Q is for Quick Quick: Who's thrown for more yards this season: Tim Tebow or Bill Belichick? R is for Recovery Adrian Peterson 's has been absurd. While Jamaal Charles is 11 months off of his ACL surgery and still struggling . . . While Rashard
NFL Alphabet PreviewMORE: Patriots walking into trap?
NFL Alphabet Preview, Vol. 1 A is for Arian With Adrian Peterson and Jamaal Charles still working their way back to 100 ..... Donald Driver, who caught No. 60 last night against the Bears . Note: Steve Smith only needs one more to reach 60
Bears manage a score but little else in third quarter
seasons, and it isnt Matt Forte or Adrian Peterson . It is Cedric Benson, and the Packers ..... who exploited the short middle of the Bears defense for 17 more yards to Benson. Meanwhile, with the Bears netting zero yards in the first quarter ..... in the span of only nine plays. The Bears , however, were doing some business