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Pre-Season Week Two Review

Pre-Season Week Two Review

August 17, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

Friday night our Beloved inched closer to the start of this long-awaited 2019 campaign when they met up with the Giants in New York to get the 2nd Pre-season game out of the way!!

With no starters on the field for any part of the game, how did the reserves look? And how do we feel about the team now?

All of this and so much more in the Pre-Season Week Two Review episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!

Pre-Season Week One Review

Pre-Season Week One Review

August 10, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

The off-season was officially placed in our rearview mirror on Thursday night when our Beloved kicked off the pre-season with a visit from Riverboat Ron Rivera and the Carolina Panthers!!

Who took the field for our Beloved? And how did they look?

All of this and so much more in the Pre-Season Week One Review episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!

2019 Off-Season Episode #13 - The Film Room with Brett Kollmann

2019 Off-Season Episode #13 - The Film Room with Brett Kollmann

August 6, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

In the final off-season episode of 2019, Larry D welcomes Brett Kollman back to the show!! Only this time instead of talking Texans, Brett is back to talk about the videos he has produced for his YouTube channel The Film Room on our Beloved Chicago Bears!!

Brett breaks down the various videos that he has on his channel, why he chose those subjects and what he has coming up on the channel!!

All of this and so much more on this all-new episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Off-Season Episode #12 - Carolina Teague

2019 Off-Season Episode #12 - Carolina Teague

July 30, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

It's the second to last episode of the Off-season!! As training camp gets underway, Larry D shares the first bits of info coming out of Bears camp in Bourbonnais!!

Then Larry welcomes Carolina Teague, sports radio on-air personality out of San Antonio and life-long Bears fan, to the show to talk their shared love of the Bears and their chances to hoist the Lombardi in Ferbuary!!

All of this and so much more on the all-new episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!

2019 Off-season Episode #11 - Training Camp Talk w/Emery Moorehead

2019 Off-season Episode #11 - Training Camp Talk w/Emery Moorehead

July 24, 2019
This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

Training camps are starting all around the league and Larry D thought it would be a good idea to get a persepctive on the training camp experience from someone who has been through it themselves. 

So we get a return visit from former '85 Bear and Super Bowl XX Champion Emery Moorehead!!

Emery shares his experiences of camp from his days with this legendary Ditka era teams, what was expected on them in camp, how he prepared for it and so much more!!

Hear it all on this all-new episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Off-Season Episode #10 - Coach Don Patterson

2019 Off-Season Episode #10 - Coach Don Patterson

July 19, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

As the 2019 season draws closer, Larry D continues his journey through the final days of the off-season by inviting another special guest to the show; This time in the form of long-time college football coach Don Patterson!!

Coach Patterson has a storied resume that starts as an assistant to Hayden Fry at Iowa and ends with him on the same staff that coached Khalil Mack at Buffalo.

So sit back and listen to the life and times of our very special guest, Coach Don Patterson, on this all-new episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Off-Season Episode #9 - NFL Network’s Adam Rank

2019 Off-Season Episode #9 - NFL Network’s Adam Rank

July 16, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

With the 2019 Opponent Preview series behind us, Larry D still has some time to kill between now and the start of our Beloved's 2019 campaign and he has decided to fill it with some new friends to the show!!

Up first in this window before the pre-season is none other than the NFL Network's own Adam Rank!!

See what Larry and Adam have on tap in this all new episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Opponent Preview #14 - NFC North Opponent Part Four

2019 Opponent Preview #14 - NFC North Opponent Part Four

July 12, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

The 14th and final Opponent Preview brings us full circle, we started with first place teams in New Orleans and LA, and we finish with a first place team, the defending NFC North division champions, our Beloved Chicago Bears!!

Will 2019 be the year it is projecting to be? Or will we look back and wonder what happened?

Lorin Cox from Locked on Bears joins us on the final NFC North Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!

2019 Opponent Preview #13 - NFC North Opponent Part Three

2019 Opponent Preview #13 - NFC North Opponent Part Three

July 10, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

Part Three of our NFC North Preview is the last of our 13 2019 opponents and our Week 17 host for the last four years, in the Minnesota Vikings!!

Can Kirk Cousins figure out how to beat good teams? Or will he be their achilles heel?

Chris Gates of SB Nation's Daily Norseman joins us on this NFC North Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Opponent Preview #12 - NFC North Opponent Part Two

2019 Opponent Preview #12 - NFC North Opponent Part Two

July 5, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

Part Two of our NFC North Preview takes us to the land of the frozen tundra, home of the Green Bay Packers, who have a new head coach and are looking to reclaim the division in 2019!!

Is LaFluer the key to their acsension? Or will it take some time?

Evan Western of SB Nation's ACME Packing Company joins us on this NFC North Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Opponent Preview #11 - NFC North Opponent Part One

2019 Opponent Preview #11 - NFC North Opponent Part One

July 3, 2019

2019 Opponent Preview #11 - NFC North Opponent Part One

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

It's the beginning of the end, with the Same Place, AFC West and NFC East Preview behind us, we start to wrap up our Opponent Preview with the most familiar of foes in our home division the NFC North!!

Up first is the Detroit Lions, in year two Matt Patricia, can they get out of the NFC North cellar? Or will they continue to look up at the rest of the division?

Jeremy Reisman of SB Nation's Pride of Detroit joins us on this NFC North Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

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2019 Opponent Preview #10 - NFC East Opponent Part Four

2019 Opponent Preview #10 - NFC East Opponent Part Four

June 29, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

The 4th and final stop on our tour through the NFC East takes us to Texas where the defending NFC East Champion Dallas Cowboys look to be the first team since 2004 to repeat as the division's champion!!

Can they do it again? Or will the trend in the division continue?

Joe Rodriguez of ACAA's Cowboys Huddle joins us for the final NFC East Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Opponent Preview #9 - NFC East Opponent Part Three

2019 Opponent Preview #9 - NFC East Opponent Part Three

June 26, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

The city of brotherly love is the home of our next NFC East Opponent, it is none other than our most recent playoff foe in the Philadephia Eagles!!

Can the Eagles perform their magic without Nick Foles? Or did the magic leave with the magician?

Brandon Lee Gowton from SB Nation's Bleeding Green Nation joins us for this NFC East Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Opponent Preview #8 - NFC East Opponent Part Two

2019 Opponent Preview #8 - NFC East Opponent Part Two

June 21, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

Our excursion through the NFC East continues as we now head towards our Nation's capital, home to the Washington Redskins, a team looking to return to the post-season after a disappointing 2018!!

Can the Skins rebound from a poor 2nd half? And is Haskins the guy to get them over the hump?

Ian Cummings from Fansided's Riggo's Rag joins us for this NFC East Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Opponent Preview #7 - NFC East Opponent Part One

2019 Opponent Preview #7 - NFC East Opponent Part One

June 18, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

Up next in our journey through our Beloved's 2019 opponents we go through the NFC East, a division without a repeat champion since 2004, starting with last year's bottom dweller in the New York Giants!!

Can the Giants improve in 2019? Or will the spiral continue?

Curt Macysyn from Fansided's GMenHQ joins on this NFC East Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Opponent Preview #6 - AFC West Opponent Part Four

2019 Opponent Preview #6 - AFC West Opponent Part Four

June 14, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

Before we close the book on the AFC West, we travel to the heartland of the country in Missouri, home of the defending AFC West Champion Kansas City Chiefs!!

Did the Chiefs do enough to strengthen their defense? Or will they have to keep winning shootouts?

Greg Florkowski of Fansided's Arrowhead Addict joins us for the final AFC West Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Opponent Preview #5 - AFC West Opponent Part Three

2019 Opponent Preview #5 - AFC West Opponent Part Three

June 11, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

Part Three of the AFC West Preview takes us out to Los Angeles, new home to the Chargers, who much like our Beloved, had a sour ending to an amazing season when they were ousted by the eventual Super Bowl Champions in the Divisional Playoffs. 

Can the Chargers get back there and improve upon 2018? Or will they regress their way out of the playoffs once again?

Travis Wakeman of Fansided.com's Bolt Beat joins us on this AFC West Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!

2019 Opponent Preview #4 - AFC West Opponent Part Two

2019 Opponent Preview #4 - AFC West Opponent Part Two

June 8, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

Part Two of our AFC West Preview takes us into the Rocky Mountains, the home of the Denver Broncos, where our former DC Vic Fangio gets his first shot at a Head Coaching job.

Can Vic return the Broncos to supremacy? Or will they continue the struggle?

Laurie Lattimore-Volkmann from SB Nation's Mile High Report joins us on this AFC West Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

2019 Opponent Preview #3 - AFC West Opponet Part One

2019 Opponent Preview #3 - AFC West Opponet Part One

June 5, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!

With the Same Place Opponents in our rearview, we now look ahead to our 2019 Opponents from the AFC West. And we get things started with the team that most Bear fans have a recent fondness for in the Oakland Raiders!!

Are they on the right path to success? Or will they continue their down turn?

Your Boy Q from Locked on Raiders joins us for this AFC West Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!

 

2019 Opponent Preview #2 - Same Place Opponents Part Two

2019 Opponent Preview #2 - Same Place Opponents Part Two

June 3, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!!

The Saints helped us kickoff the Opponent Previews with the first half of our Same Place Opponent shows and what they have to look forward to in 2019. Now Larry invites Brad Mader from Locked on Rams to the show to finish off the Same Place Opponents by discussing the defeding NFC Champions Los Angeles Rams!!

Can they re-catpture the NFC Crown and complete the journey in Miami? Or will they regress?

All of this and so much more on the Same Place Opponent Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!

2019 Opponent Preview #1 - Same Place Opponent Part One

2019 Opponent Preview #1 - Same Place Opponent Part One

May 31, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!!

The road to the 2019 regular season starts now as Larry D navigates his way through our Beloved's opponents starting with the defending NFC South Champion New Orleans Saints!!

Can they put their post-season bad luck behind them? Or are they snakebitten?

Ross Jackson from Locked on Saints joins us on the Same Place Opponent Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!

2019 Off-Season Episode #8 - Top 100 Bears List (And Why It Is a Mistake)

2019 Off-Season Episode #8 - Top 100 Bears List (And Why It Is a Mistake)

May 25, 2019
This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!!

Before diving headlong into our prep for 2019 with our Opponent Previews, Larry D makes a pit stop on that road to talk about the newly released Top 100 All-Time Bears list and gives his thoughts on the rankings and why it was a mistake to make a list in the first place. 

Erik Lambert from SportsMockery.com joins Larry in his discussion about the list and what the Bears should have done instead. 

All of this and more on the Top 100 Bears Review episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!

2019 Off-Season Episode #7 - 2019 Draft Review

2019 Off-Season Episode #7 - 2019 Draft Review

May 4, 2019
This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!!

Now that the book is officially closed on the 2019 NFL Draft, Larry D invites Scott Wirght from DraftCoundown.com back onto the show to give us his expert analysis on how the draft played out as well as giving us his take on the prospects the Our Beloved picked up in the draft and in Undrafted Free Agency!!

All of this and so much more on the 2019 Draft Review episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!

 

2019 Off-Season Episode #6 - 2019 Schedule Release Show

2019 Off-Season Episode #6 - 2019 Schedule Release Show

April 23, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!!

Super Bowl LiV takes place in South Florida and the road to Miami was laid out in front of our Beloved last week with the release of the 2019 NFL Regular Season Schedule!!

Larry D is back to give his take on the schedule and breaksdown his analysis on the path ahead for the Bears to realize thier goal in 2019.

All of this and so much more on the Schedule Release episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!

2019 Off-Season Episode #5 - 2019 Draft Preview

2019 Off-Season Episode #5 - 2019 Draft Preview

April 18, 2019

This week on The Bears Talk Underground!!!

Larry D invites friend of the show Scott Wright from DraftCountdown.com to help preview the 2019 Draft. And Larry needs Scott's help more than usual this year because our Beloved dont have a choice to make until the end of the 3rd round!!

Scott gives his opinions on what the Bears need, who will be there at #87 and more top level Draft knowledge than you can shake a stick at!!

All of this and so much more on the 2019 Draft Preview episode of The Bears Talk Underground!!!