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The official home for audio programming from Windy City Gridiron, SB Nation's community for fans of the Chicago Bears.

The official home for audio programming from Windy City Gridiron, SB Nation's community for fans of the Chicago Bears.

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The official home for audio programming from Windy City Gridiron, SB Nation's community for fans of the Chicago Bears.

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Episodes

Bearly a Podcast: Matt Eberflus hired as Bears Head Coach!

1/27/2022
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! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:19:26

Bearly a Podcast: Ryan Poles hired as Bears General Manager!

1/25/2022
The Chicago Bears have a new general manager, so Robert Schmitz (host of Bear With Me) and Lester A. Wiltfong Jr. (host of T Formation Conversation and co-host of Bear & Balanced) come together for a quick "Bearly a Podcast" to talk all about Ryan Poles. Give the fellas a listen right now! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:18:30

TFC: Chicago Bears GM and Head Coach search

1/22/2022
This episode of T Formation Conversation has host Lester A. Wiltfong Jr. grabbing Bear With Me's Robert Schmitz to talk though all the candidates that have been linked with the Chicago Bears in their seemingly never ending search for a new general manager and head coach. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:59:49

Bears Banter Ep. 111: JT O'Sullivan breaks down Justin Fields!

1/18/2022
Former NFL QB and the man behind "The QB School" on YouTube, JT O'Sullivan joins Bears Banter to talk about Justin Fields rookie season. We ask JT about how Fields was handled in training camp and the start of the year, how awful the game plan was around Fields in September, what growth he saw in Fields this year, where he still needs to improve, how much of a hindrance Matt Nagy's system was this year, and if his projection for Fields has changed after his rookie year! Plus, we ask JT about...

Duration:00:49:00

Bear & Balanced: What the Hell happened on Monday?

1/11/2022
Jeff and Lester did recap that Bears vs Vikings game a little but, but they spent plenty of time getting in to the George McCaskey/Ted Phillips press conference, the head coach and general manager changes, and of course they weaved it all into their picks in their weekly categories of... Trench Tribute Sweet Tweets Caught up in a numbers game The 3 Bears: Hot, cold, just right! The Fields Report Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:51:24

Bears Banter Ep. 110: George screws up another year end press conference

1/10/2022
Chicago Bears fans deserve better. George McCaskey doesn't get it and doesn't look like he's ever going to get it. It was a rough press conference to listen to today and McCaskey lectured the fan base, didn't show any growth as an owner in terms of learning from past mistakes, and genuinely gave the fan base little hope that they would get this hire correct. A broken clock is right twice a day, and that's the only hope Bears fans have at this point. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:22:08

Bears Over Beers Redux: Brad Spielberger on Bears' GM candidates

1/10/2022
Note: This interview ran in mid-December last year before the first Vikings game. We are replaying it now to help get up to speed on candidates for GM. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:39:08

Bearly a Podcast: Matt Nagy & Ryan Pace Fired

1/10/2022
Robert Schmitz and Jeff Berckes jump on the WCG Podcast Channel to discuss this morning's huge Chicago Bears news of them firing general manager Ryan Pace and head coach Matt Nagy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:18:34

Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears @ Vikings (with Aaron Leming!)

1/9/2022
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! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:49:04

TFC: Bears vs Vikings who's in & who's out

1/7/2022
In the final regular season T Formation Conversation Lester goes over who's in and who's out for both the Bears and the Vikings. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:07:39

Bears Over Beers S3E25: Season Finale & 2022 Offseason Preview

1/6/2022
NOTE: This was recorded on Wednesday night before the Justin Fields news hit. It appears likely that Fields will not play against the Vikings due to COVID. JB and EJ finish up their 3rd season of the podcast by quickly previewing the Vikings game and then discussing the difficult off season that lies before the Bears. There are a TON of roster holes to fill and not a whole lot of spackle. Join the guys as they crack a couple of tasty beverages one last time this season. Learn more about your...

Duration:00:58:14

Bears Banter Ep. 109- Lester Wiltfong joins!

1/5/2022
There's just one game to go (is that a good thing or a bad thing?) in this Chicago Bears season! As we wind down the season, we crank it up with Lester Wiltfong, the chief editor of Windy City Gridiron! Lester joins to give his thoughts on If Matt Nagy's job can be saved with a three-game winning streak, the future of Ryan Pace, if he's still a Justin Fields believer, and what he thinks about the future of the offensive line. It's a great podcast, check it out! Learn more about your ad...

Duration:01:03:24

Bear & Balanced: Robert Quinn leads an inspired Bears D

1/3/2022
Jeff and Lester get another Bears win to discuss, and this week it was the defense that took center stage. Tune in for some talk about Robert Quinn, Trevis Gipson, Angelo Blackson, and more. Plus check out their picks in their weekly categories of... Trench Tribute Sweet Tweets Caught up in a numbers game The 3 Bears: Hot, cold, just right! The Fields Report Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:41:56

Bear With Me: Instant Reactions from Bears vs Giants (with Jeremy Layton!)

1/2/2022
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! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:38:34

T Formation Conversation: Bears vs Giants preview

1/1/2022
In this week's T Formation Conversation Lester runs through the latest injury lists for both the Bears and the Giants, he has some thoughts on Chicago's personnel usage, and he wishes everyone a Happy New Year! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:08:22

Bears Over Beers S3E24: Giants, Coaches, and Pizza Toppings Draft

12/31/2021
As this Bears season winds down, JB and EJ welcome Lester Wiltfong back to the show to talk about the Giants game (briefly), head coaching candidates that are interesting for the soon-to-be-open job, and participate in a pizza toppings draft. If there's one thing more controversial than your favorite head coach candidate, it's probably what to put on a pizza! Let's dig in! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:16:14

Bear & Balanced: Hot, cold & just right for the Bears

12/28/2021
Jeff and Lester finally get another Bears win to talk about in their latest podcast, and while there was no Justin Fields to breakdown, they had plenty of thoughts on Robert Quinn, Larry Borom, Nick Foles, Roquan Smith, and so much more. So tune in to find out their picks in their weekly categories of... Trench Tribute Sweet Tweets Caught up in a numbers game The 3 Bears: Hot, cold, just right! The Fields Report Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:42:15

Bear With Me: Instant Reactions to Bears @ Seahawks (with Michael Schmitz!)

12/26/2021
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! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:54:53

T Formation Conversation: Nick Foles starting!

12/24/2021
In this short and sweet Christmas edition of T Formation Conversation, Lester hits on the big QB news for the Bears, Nick Foles is starting, goes over his quick thoughts on Germain Ifedi starting, and touches on the injury report for both the Bears and Seahawks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:07:28

Bears Over Beers S3E23: Seahawks Preview with Brandan Shulze

12/23/2021
Just how close were the Bears to acquiring Russell Wilson last off season before the draft? We may never know, but Brandan Schulze of Field Gulls was not a fan of the idea at all. Brandan joins JB and EJ to talk all things Bears - Seahawks including Wilson and Pete Carroll's future in Seattle, defensive playmakers, where has DK Metcalf disappeared to, and why are the Seahawks still trying to make Rashad Penny a thing. All that and more over some tasty beverages so pull up a chair and join us...

Duration:01:10:58