Chicago Bears push ALL their chips to the middle of the table for 2014…

  Published by Jerz on 8/30/2014 It seemed like only yesterday that Marc Trestman was announced as the next Head Coach of the Chicago Bears. In the above pict you see him (left) and General Manager Phil Emery (right) forging a commitment in the form of a handshake to restore this team to prominence and… Read More Chicago Bears push ALL their chips to the middle of the table for 2014…

What the BEARS are hoping to settle in their 3rd preseason game in Seattle…

Published by Jerz 8/18/2014 The Chicago Bears came into 2014 training camp with a “laundry list” of items to sort out. The derby at Safety is real and the juggling of Linebackers, revolving door at Running Back and battle for the #2 Quarterback position may all be coming to a conclusion.  Add to that the… Read More What the BEARS are hoping to settle in their 3rd preseason game in Seattle…

To be a presence you have to be present… a Sportzfam exclusive on Sports and Society…

Published by Jerz 8/16/2014 I want to first thank the good brothers of the “Ball Street Journal” -aka- “The Section357 Show” for allowing me to hang out with them on their last show and share my perspective on a few things as it relates to my hometown (Chicago) and what is  being done and could… Read More To be a presence you have to be present… a Sportzfam exclusive on Sports and Society…

The Trestman Effect… ( Phil Emery knew exactly what he was getting in the famed “Quarterback Whisperer”)

Published by Jerz 8/9/2014 I can remember the day the Bears announced the hiring of Marc Trestman like it was yesterday. Like many fans of the team, I also said “Who?”. I knew that General Manager Phil Emery would exhaust any and all possibilities in choosing his replacement for the fired Lovie Smith but I was… Read More The Trestman Effect… ( Phil Emery knew exactly what he was getting in the famed “Quarterback Whisperer”)

10 things Chicago Bears fans will be watching closely this preseason and going into the 2014 regular season…

Published by Jerz 8/8/2014 There is nothing that matches the excitement of the beginning of the NFL regular season. Fans of their respective teams wish they had a “fast forward” button to skip the “dog days” of training camp and the preseason almost immediately after the Draft and Free Agency signing period. Considering there is… Read More 10 things Chicago Bears fans will be watching closely this preseason and going into the 2014 regular season…

“The call from Canton”… When should former NFL standout Simeon Rice expect his?

Published by Jerz 8/6/2014 There is something incredibly special about the NFL and nothing embodies it more than when it’s greats are enshrined in the hallowed halls of Canton, Ohio in the Hall of Fame. This is a special weekend for NFL fans everywhere as we are able to pay homage to those recognized not… Read More “The call from Canton”… When should former NFL standout Simeon Rice expect his?