In fighting they say styles make fights — the Chiefs and the Niners have contrasting styles and both do what they do well at high levels.
Today is an opportunity to acknowledge the fact that Kaepernick is indeed a trailblazer for the 49ers franchise as well as a forerunner for the established Black QB success all across the league.
High drama and high stakes set the stage for what will be one of the best Sundays of the entire year.
These are mirroring match-ups: both home teams stand to be challenged by opponents that don’t mind playing the same type of game the top seeds succeed in.
It was a game that showed the world how far off the Bears are from being legitimate contenders…instead the Bears are now limping across the finish line and into an off-season where they will lick their wounds.
Another generation of Bears fans will likely grow into adulthood not knowing exactly what elite QB play looks like in their favorite jersey. After Sunday, they know what it looks like from a one-in-a-generation talent.
Already a tough game against a tough competitor, the Sunday Night Football broadcast could be a tough listen with many reiterations of horror stories from the infamous draft of 2017.
Establishing himself more as a leader both in and out of the Bears’ locker room, Mitch Trubisky shows more of his personality at a recent youth football camp.
As discerning as we were with our votes, things can change awful quickly in the NFL and as we let the first week on our road to the second rankings (which we’ll do once every four weeks) pass we feel compelled to re-examine the 5, due diligence and all that.
As a treat during this Chicago Bears bye week we give you our first WARR Power 5 NFL rankings, compiled using votes by a trusted panel of WARR-associated followers of the League