Bears' Anderson still on target

Bears' Anderson still on target

There are 6 comments on the story from Aug 31, 2008, titled Bears' Anderson still on target. In it, reports that:

Bears coach Lovie Smith had previously said defensive end Mark Anderson, who underwent surgery on his right thumb, would be ready to go against the Indianapolis Colts in the season opener Sunday night.

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Bill Holland

United States

#1 Aug 31, 2008
As far as the defensive side of the game is concerned the Bears ability of beating the Colts will come down to 2 guys predominatly. I'm talking about Tommie Harris and Dusty Dvoracek! If they can generate a pass rush up the middle in Payton's face he will not look to good mark my words. Secondly the ability to stop the run has got to be a focus and when Tommie and Dusty are creating havok the whole defense looks different, especially when their are no gaps to be gashed. When Adams or Idonije are in there for long bouts and not just in a rotational role, which they do well in, then they wear down to quickly and get blown off the ball. This area will be a huge factor in determaning a win ir loss in Indy. GO BEARS!!

Johnson City, TN

#2 Sep 1, 2008
Why not go get Lynch. Last i check he comes from the same defense we play ( Tampa 2 ).

Whiterocks, UT

#3 Sep 1, 2008
This really is good news.Going up against Peyton Manning.Anderson excels at being a situational Pass Rusher! Good Luck Bears,go beat the Colt's.Your True Fans know you can Win! So go whip up on them,keep Manning on his back & running for his life! Bears win 17-10.The Bears Defense will be Ready when the games count!! GOD BLESS! GO BEARS!! YOUR TRUE FANS ALWAYS SUPPORT YOU!!!

Moscow, ID

#4 Sep 1, 2008
Bill Holland is right on. What he failed to mention is that the Colts are playing without Jeff Saturday and one other starting D lineman. I see a big day coming from Harris and the rest of the D line. Hopefully, Manning's rust will result in some int's. But look for the Colts to run, run, run at first. If the Bears fail against the run, the way they have lately, the pass rush they should be able to generate, is moot. Go Bears.

Ida Grove, IA

#5 Sep 2, 2008
Wish we would have picked up an offensive lineman or two!

Columbia, SC

#6 Sep 2, 2008
Chicago. Where receivers go to die.

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