Brandon Marshall WR CHI 1 Day
Brandon Marshall said he "doesn't like playing" against Cowboys CB Brandon Carr.
"I don't like playing against Brandon Carr," Marshall said. "He presents a lot of tough challenges throughout a game. You'll notice he changes up his game when he plays against bigger receivers. He's strong. He's physical. I absolutely hate the matchup. Every single play is a battle." Marshall has had a ton of success against Carr in the past. Since the start of 2008, Marshall has caught 17 passes for 275 yards and three touchdowns in five games, per Pro Football Focus. Marshall is Rotoworld's No. 4 receiver for Week 14.
Brandon Marshall WR CHI 6 Days
Brandon Marshall caught four balls for 45 yards in the Bears' Week 13 loss to Minnesota.
Vikings rookie CB Xavier Rhodes deserves credit for manning up on Marshall one-on-one. Meanwhile, Alshon Jeffery absolutely torched RCB Chris Cook time after time Sunday en route to 12 catches, 249 yards, and two touchdowns. Forward-thinking Marshall owners will view Jeffery's blowup as a plus moving forward. Defenses now know they must account for both Chicago receivers on a regular basis. Marshall faces Joe Haden's Browns next.
Brandon Marshall WR CHI 9 Days
Brandon Marshall was limited in Thursday's practice with a quad issue.
It's a new injury for Marshall, but not a concern for his Week 13 status. The Bears often limit their No. 1 receiver's practice reps. He'll a high-end WR1 against the Vikings' burnable secondary.
Brandon Marshall WR CHI 13 Days
Brandon Marshall caught 10 passes for 117 yards and a touchdown in Week 12 against the Rams.
The 10-catch game was Marshall's first of the season, though the 100-yard effort was his third in four games. Marshall is now up to nine touchdowns on the year, putting him just two shy of his 2012 total. Whether it's been Jay Cutler or Josh McCown under center, Marshall has been the focal point of the Bears' passing attack, surpassing 75 yards in 8-of-11 games. He's a high-end WR1.
Brandon Marshall WR CHI 20 Days
Brandon Marshall caught four passes for 42 yards in Week 11 against Baltimore.
Marshall saw ten targets on the afternoon, one fewer than Alshon Jeffery. Marshall was close to finding pay dirt right before halftime, but could only get one foot down in bounds before Jimmy Smith shoved him out of bounds. He also had a blatant drop on a third-and-ten and was noticeably frustrated at times with his lack of action. It was a bad weather day in Chicago, so both passing games struggled a bit. Marshall has a date with the Rams in Week 12.
Brandon Marshall WR CHI 1 Month
Brandon Marshall caught seven passes for 107 yards and one touchdown in Monday night's Week 9 victory over Green Bay.
Marshall was targeted a game-high 13 times by Josh McCown. He was pretty much doing whatever and going wherever he wanted. It was Marshall's first 100-yard game since Week 2 but the touchdown was his fourth in four games. McCown hooked up with Marshall from 23 yards out in the fourth quarter to get the Bears on the board. Marshall beat Tramon Williams on the play in the front right corner of the end zone. After eight games, he's on pace for a 106-1,294-12 line. The dozen touchdowns would be a career-best. Marshall is locked in as an elite WR1. Jay Cutler (groin) is hoping to return for Week 10 against the Lions.