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Bear & Balanced: How will the Bears attack free...
Jeff and Lester kick off Bear & Balanced Season 2 with a Chicago Bears free agency primer!
38 min
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Bears Over Beers S4E1: Free Agency Bargain Bin
JB and EJ take a shopping trip around the bargain bin ahead of free agency
63 min
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Bears Over Beers Special Edition: NFC North Fre...
JB is joined by frenemies around the division to talk NFC North
104 min
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Bears Banter Ep. 112: Brad Spielberger's offsea...
Brad Spielberger discusses the Bears current roster and what to expect this offseason
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LunchPail DraftCast: Early Draft Season Impress...
Early Draft Season & Senior Bowl Insights
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FROM THE SB NATION NFL SHOW: How good a hire is...
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FROM THE SB NATION NFL SHOW: Dick Butkus Rips t...
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T Formation Conversation: Catching up on the Bears
Lester is joined by Line For Line's Devon Booker to break down all the latest going on with the Chicago Bears.
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Bear With Me: Reviewing the Bears' Assistant Co...
The Chicago Bears have officially hired Luke Getsy, Alan Williams, Tyke Tolbert, Andrew Janocko, and a host of other assistant coaches, but how well will they mesh together? Brandon and I walk through the ups and downs of the Bears' latest hires on this episode of Bear With Me!
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Bear With Me: Senior Bowl Day 2 Wrap-Up, Viking...
Day 2 of Senior Bowl practices has officially concluded, so Robert, and Brandon Robinson (who are on site!) huddle up to talk through who stood out throughout the day! Who played well? Who didn't? And what's this about Jim Harbaugh and the Vikings?? Find out in this episode of Bear With Me!
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Bear With Me: Senior Bowl Day 1 Wrap-Up!
Day 1 of Senior Bowl practices has officially concluded, so Robert, Jeff Berckes, and Brandon Robinson (who are on site!) huddle up to talk through who stood out throughout the day! Who played well? Who didn't? Find out in this episode of Bear With Me!
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Bearly a Podcast: Matt Eberflus hired as Bears ...
The Chicago Bears have a new head coach in town, and it's the former Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus! Robert and Bill react to his hiring on this short Bearly a Podcast episode -- check it out!
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Bearly a Podcast: Ryan Poles hired as Bears Gen...
Robert Schmitz and Lester Wiltfong come together to talk about the new GM for the Chicago Bears, Ryan Poles.
18 min
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TFC: Chicago Bears GM and Head Coach search
In the latest episode of T Formation Conversation Lester is joined by Robert Schmitz to talk through all the GM and head coach candidates linked to the Bears.
56 min
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Bears Banter Ep. 111: JT O'Sullivan breaks down...
Former NFL QB turned analyst JT O'Sullivan breaks down Justin Fields rookie season
47 min
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Bear & Balanced: What the Hell happened on Monday?
Not gonna lie, Jeff and Lester weren't as balanced as usual this week.
48 min
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Bears Banter Ep. 110: George screws up another ...
After George McCaskey's year end presser, Bill Zimmerman needs to get a few things off his chest
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Bears Over Beers Redux: Brad Spielberger on Bea...
We revisit our interview with Brad Spielberger from mid-December on potential GM candidates
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Bearly a Podcast: Matt Nagy & Ryan Pace Fired
The Chicago Bears have made a franchise altering decision to part ways with the GM and head coach.
18 min
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears @ Vi...
The Chicago Bears' 2021 season is over, ending on an emphatic 31-17 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. What went well? What went poorly? What's next for the Bears? I bring on WCG's own Aaron Leming to talk through it all on this episode of Bear With Me!
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TFC: Bears vs Vikings who's in & who's out
Lester has some thoughts on the final injury list for the Chicago Bears which includes big Akiem Hicks.
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Bears Over Beers S3E25: Season Finale & 2022 Of...
JB and EJ close out the 3rd season of Bears Over Beers with a Vikings preview and some high level talk about the 2022 offseason
56 min
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Bears Banter Ep. 109- Lester Wiltfong joins!
Lester Wiltfong joins Bears Banter to break down Nagy, Pace, Fields, the OL and more!
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Bear & Balanced: Robert Quinn leads an inspired...
Jeff and Lester have some inspired individual performances to talk about this week.
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears vs G...
The Chicago Bears WIN, moving to 6-10 on the year after a one-sided New York Giant beat-down! What went well? What went poorly? I brought on NYPost's Jeremy Layton to talk through it all with me on this episode of Bear With Me!
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T Formation Conversation: Bears vs Giants preview
Lester has some thoughts on the injury list for the Chicago Bears and some personnel decisions.
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Bears Over Beers S3E24: Giants, Coaches, and Pi...
JB and EJ are joined by Lester A. Wiltfong Jr to talk Giants, candidates for head coach, and participate in a pizza toppings draft!
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Bear & Balanced: Hot, cold & just right for the...
Jeff and Lester dive back into the Bears win in Seattle and give their top lineman, stat of the week, hot, cold, just right and so much more!
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions to Bears @ Seah...
The Chicago Bears won a football game! They beat the Seattle Seahawks in a THRILLING 25-24 victory as Nick Foles converted a major 2-point try to win! To celebrate, I brought on my brother (Michael Schmitz) to walk through the ups, the downs, and the....strange about this game on this episode of Bear With Me!
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T Formation Conversation: Nick Foles starting!
Lester looks at the final injury report from the Bears and Seahawks and OMG Nick Foles is starting!
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Bears Over Beers S3E23: Seahawks Preview with B...
JB and EJ are joined by Brandan Schulze of Field Gulls to talk all things Bears Seahawks
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Bears Banter Ep. 108- Randy Merkin joins!
Randy Merkin discusses the state of the Chicago Bears and his unique new book!
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FROM THE SB NATION NFL SHOW: Who is the right c...
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Bear & Balanced: How you feeling about the 4-10...
Jeff and Lester both came away from the Bears 10th loss feeling pretty good about a few players.
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears vs V...
The Chicago Bears fell to 4-10 on Monday Night Football at the hands of the Minnesota Vikings, but that can't be the whole story right? I bring on Bears Banter's Bill Zimmerman to talk through the game's ups and downs on this episode of Bear With Me!
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WCG Exclusive: Ted Phillips has got to go says ...
Patrick Mannelly thinks it's time for the Bears to hire a new Team President.
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TFC: Bears vs Vikings preview
Lester takes a look at the final injury report for the Chicago Bears and the Minnesota Vikings in advance of their game on Monday night.
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Bears Over Beers S3E22: Potential GM Candidates...
Brad Spielberger from PFF joins JB and EJ to discuss the possibility of replacing Ryan Pace
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Bears Banter Ep. 107: Robert Schmitz joins!
Robert Schmitz joins to discuss the future of the Chicago Bears
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Bear & Balanced: Bears vs Packers recap
Jeff and Lester take a (mostly) level-headed look back at the Bears vs Packers game
54 min
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears @ Pa...
The Chicago Bears fell once again to the Green Bay Packers, bringing their record to 4-9 and likely eliminating them from the playoffs. But which Bears, if any, played well during the game? Which played poorly? How are the Bears failing to manage Justin Fields? I bring on Boston.com's Khari Thompson to talk through it all on this episode of Bear With Me!
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TFC: Bears vs Packers an end of an era?
Lester goes over the latest rumor about the Bears looking to get rid of Ryan Pace before he dives into the Chicago vs Green Bay injury report.
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Bears Over Beers S3E21: Packers preview or "Tha...
JB and EJ take a look at the Bears Packers game and compete in a cheese draft.
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Bears Banter Ep. 106: Brad Biggs joins!
Brad Biggs joins to discuss what the future holds for Matt Nagy and Ryan Pace
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Bear & Balanced: O-line, D-Mo, tight ends, and ...
Jeff and Lester may not have had much fun watching the Bears lose to the Cardinals, but they had a good time recording their latest show!
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears vs C...
The Chicago Bears fell once again to the Arizona Cardinals, bringing their record to 4-8. What does this loss mean for the team? Were there any positives? What does it mean for Matt Nagy? Robert brings on his Rule of 3 co-host Danny Meehan to discuss on this episode of Bear With Me!
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TFC: Bears vs Cardinals injury report and Chica...
In Lester's latest T Formation Conversation he runs through the Bears remaining schedule and hits on the Chicago vs Arizona injury report.
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Bears Over Beers S3E20: Cardinals Preview with ...
From SB Nation's Revenge of the Birds, Blake Allen Murphy joins the guys to discuss the red hot Arizona Cardinals in advance of Sunday's game
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Bears Banter Ep. 105: Laurence Holmes joins!
Laurence Holmes joins after a wild week!
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Bear & Balanced: Bears break the losing streak!
For the first time since week 5 Jeff and Lester get to talk about a Chicago Bears victory!
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Bear With Me: Bears-Lions Instant Thanksgiving ...
The Chicago Bears snapped a 5-game losing streak with a Thanksgiving Day win over the Detroit Lions! What does this mean for the team? Better yet, what does it mean for Matt Nagy? I talk through it all on this episode of Bear With Me!
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T Formation Conversation: CHI v DET Thanksgivin...
Lester takes a quick look at the injury report from the Bears and the Lions.
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Bears Over Beers S3E19: Lions Preview & Giving ...
JB and EJ preview the Bears-Lions game and take some time to give thanks to our listeners
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Bearly a Podcast: Report surfaces that Matt Nag...
Will Matt Nagy be fired on Friday? We discuss the report.
21 min
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Bears Banter Ep. 104: Patrick Meagher joins!
Draft Kings and VSIN's Patrick Meagher joins the show!
68 min
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Bear & Balanced: The good, the bad, and the Nagy
Jeff and Lester take a (mostly) level-headed look at the Chicago Bears vs Baltimore Ravens game in their latest podcast.
43 min
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears vs R...
The Chicago Bears lost their 5th straight game as they fell 16-13 against the Baltimore Ravens, but it can't be all bad right? I brought on WCG/Bootleg Football Podcast's own EJ Snyder to help me walk through the game on this episode of Bear With Me!
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T Formation Conversation: Bears vs Ravens Injur...
Lester goes over the injury lists for the Bears and Ravens in advance of Sunday's game at Soldier Field.
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Bearly a Podcast: Khalil Mack out for Season
Robert Schmitz and Jeff Berckes discuss the Bears announcement of Khalil Mack to the IR for the rest of the season and how it impacts the Bears defense and his legacy
14 min
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Bears Over Beers S3E18 Ravens Preview with Lind...
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Bears Banter Ep. 103: Patrick Mannelly joins!
Patrick Mannelly brings the heat on the Bears Banter Podcast!
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Bears Banter Ep. 102: Adam Jahns joins!
Adam Jahns joins after Justin Fields breakout performance against Pittsburgh!
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Bear & Balanced: Talking Fields, Roquan, Borom,...
Jeff and Lester look at the Bears vs Steelers Monday Night game with fresh eyes and there was plenty of positive to balance out Chicago's fourth consecutive loss.
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears @ St...
Justin Fields shined in a magical Monday Night game against the Steelers but was ultimately unable to stop the Bears from falling to 3-6. What went well? What went poorly? I brought on DaWindyCityProductions' Rishab Sikri to talk through the game on this episode of Bear With Me!
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T Formation Conversation: Bears vs Steelers MNF...
The Bears could be missing a few starters on Monday Night Football against the Pittsburgh Steelers, and Lester runs though their plan of attack right here.
12 min
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Bears Over Beers S3E17: Steelers preview with N...
JB and EJ are joined by Neal Coolong of USA Today to talk Bears - Steelers ahead of the Monday Night Football game
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Bears Banter Ep. 101: Kevin Fishbain joins!
Kevin Fishbain joins after Justin Fields' best game of the year
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Bearly a Podcast: Bears stand pat at the Trade ...
The trade deadline came and went and the Chicago Bears are still who we thought they were days ago. Robert S and Jeff Berckes join forces and discuss the happenings on a new News Recap show, Bearly a Podcast!
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Bear & Balanced: Fields shines as Bears fall
Jeff and Lester find some big picture positives to take away after the Bears third consecutive loss,
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Bear With Me: Fields shines in home loss to 49ers
The Chicago Bears fall to 3-5 as the San Francisco 49ers cut them to pieces to the tune of 33 points, but Justin Fields played well! I bring on BearReport's Andrew Freeman to talk through the game's good and bad on this episode of Bear With Me!
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T Formation Conversation: Mack out for Bears, 4...
Lester runs though the injury lists of the Bears and 49ers in advance of Sunday's game.
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Bears Over Beers S3E16: The State of the Bears ...
JB & EJ take a step back and examine where the Bears are realistically at and how to deal with the rest of the 2021 season
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Bears Banter Ep. 100: Olin Kreutz joins!
Olin Kreutz joins to discuss the play of the offensive line and how the offense can improve
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Bear & Balanced: Anything good in our Bears vs ...
Jeff and Lester look at the Bears vs Bucs game with fresh eyes, and things didn't get any better a day later.
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T Formation Conversation: 6 starters ruled out ...
Lester runs though the injury lists of the Bears and Buccaneers in advance of Sunday's game in Tampa Bay.
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Bears Over Beers S3E15: Bucs preview with Trevo...
JB and EJ talk to PFF's Trevor Sikkema about Tom Brady, Bruce Arians, and Antoine Winfield Jr. ahead of this Sunday's Bears - Bucs game
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Bears Banter: Ep. 99- David Montgomery joins!
David Montgomery joins to talk about rehabbing from his injury, Justin Fields and the season thus far.
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Bear & Balanced: Taking a (mostly) level-headed...
Let's take a look back at the Bears vs Packers game with fresh eyes and go over the the good and the bad that happened.
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears vs P...
The Chicago Bears fall to 3-3 after taking their 22nd loss in 27 games Aaron Rodgers as a starter, but it can't *all* have been bad right? I bring on Jacob Infante to discuss the ups and downs of the game on this episode of Bear With Me!
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FROM THE SB NATION NFL SHOW: Why the Bears have...
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T Formation Conversation: Injuries will affect ...
Lester runs down the lengthy injury list for the Chicago Bears and recaps all the injured Packers too.
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Bears Over Beers S3E14: Packers preview
JB and EJ take a hard look at how the Bears can upset the Packers this Sunday in Soldier Field
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Bears Banter: Ep. 98- Silvy joins!
Marc "Silvy" Silverman joins to disusss the 3-2 Bears
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Bear & Balanced: Underdog Bears take it to the ...
Jeff and Lester dive back into the big Bears win in Las Vegas after taking some time to reflect on what they saw.
40 min
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears @ Ra...
The Chicago Bears won a bare-knuckled brawl with the Las Vegas Raiders 20-9 in a matchup of black-and-blue bruisers, but what does that mean for the rest of their season? I brought on my Rule of 3 co-host, Brandon Robinson, to talk through the game on this episode of Bear With Me!
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T Formation Conversation: Injured Bears head to...
Lester goes over the injury lists for the Bears and Raiders in advance of Sunday's game in Las Vegas
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Bears Over Beers S3E13: Raiders preview with Te...
JB and EJ are joined by Ted Nguyen of The Athletic to talk Bears Raiders and how to make a great homemade pizza
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Bears Banter: Ep. 97- ESPN's Jason Fitz joins!
ESPN's Jason Fitz joins to discuss the Bears' transitioning to Justin Fields as QB1 and discusses the matchup coming up against his Raiders
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FROM THE SB NATION NFL SHOW: Bears Name Justin ...
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Bear & Balanced: Bears win behind defense and r...
Jeff and Lester talk about Chicago's winning formula of pounding the rock and good defense... and Justin Fields too!
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears vs L...
Justin Fields got his first win as a starter on a big day against Detroit, but how did it all play out? Who played well? Who played poorly? I bring on Aaron Leming to talk through just that on this week's Bear With Me!
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T Formation Conversation: Bears vs Lions Injury...
Lester looks at the final injury report from the Bears and Lions and give us the latest on Goldman, Mack, Dalton, and more.
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Bears Over Beers S3E12: Lions preview with Kent...
JB and EJ are joined by Kent Lee Platte, the creator of Relative Athletic Score, to talk Bears Lions
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Bears Banter Ep. 96 - Jim Miller joins and he's...
Jim Miller joins to break down the woeful offensive performance in Justin Fields debut!
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Bear & Balanced: Discussing the good and bad fr...
Jeff and Lester break down the Bears and Browns game and discuss where the franchise goes from here.
43 min
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Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears @ Br...
The Chicago Bears put up their worst offensive showing since the 1980s and promptly lost to the Cleveland Browns. I bring on DaBearsBlog's Johnathan Wood to talk through it on this episode of Bear With Me!
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T Formation Conversation: Bears vs Browns Injur...
UDPATE: Goldman downgraded to out - Lester looks at the final injury report from the Bears and Browns, and breaks down what it means for Sunday.
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Bears Over Beers S3E11: Bears Browns Preview wi...
JB and EJ talk to Dan Kadar about Baker Mayfield, Nick Chubb, and the Cleveland Browns team ahead of this Sunday's match with the Chicago Bears
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FROM THE SB NATION NFL SHOW: Fields will show B...
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Bears Banter: Ep. 95- Danny Parkins joins!
Danny Parkins discusses Justin Fields starting against Cleveland and the Bears handling of the prospect.
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