The 1986 chicago bears season was their 67th regular season and 17th postseason completed in the national football league. Starring walter payton, jim mcmahon, mike singletary, richard dent, and willie gault, they had a nearperfect 181 season that culminated in an incredible playoff run in which they won their first two games by shutout and defeated the new england patriots 4610 in super bowl xx. The super bowl shuffle is a rap song performed by players of the chicago bears football team in 1985. They are members of the nfc north division of the national football conference nfc in the national football league nfl. Bears beat patriots in super bowl xx on january 26, 1986, in new orleans, louisiana, the chicago bears score a super bowl record number of points to defeat the new england patriots, 4610, and. Chorus we are the bears shufflin crew shufflin on down, doin it for you. Riding high on the success of the season, members of the bears recorded the super bowl shuffle, which soon became celebrated anthem for bears fans everywhere. Covert, duerson, hilgenberg, marshall, mcmichael, payton, singletary. Chicago bears shufflin crew the super bowl shuffle lyrics. The 1985 chicago bears and the wild heart of football rich cohen. In 1985, the chicago bears were headed for the super bowl for the first time in more than 20 years. Sprints boost mobile reprised, but perhaps more precisely spoofed, the popular super bowl shuffle performed by the 1985 chicago bears ahead of their victory in 1986 s super bowl xx.
With an entire section dedicated to celebrating the 1985 chicago bears, what kind of job would we be doing if we didnt have a post with the super bowl shuffle embedded in it for fans to. The 1985 rap hit recorded by the players of the chicago bears known as the super bowl shuffle instantly became a mainstream phenomenon. Nfl 1986 super bowl xx chicago bears vs new england. Listen free to the chicago bears shufflin crew the super bowl shuffle the super bowl shuffle vocal mix, the super bowl shuffle extended vocal mix and more. The 1985 bears rapped and shuffled their way to a win over new england in super bowl xx in 1986 with a colorful cast of characters, perhaps the greatest. Super bowl shuffle american football database fandom. Everyone sweetness like chicago super bowl champ when i hit the turn i got no plans i just throw my body all over the field i cant dance but i. The studio shuffle was inspired by the 85 chicago bears super bowl shuffle music video. Chicago bears wide receiver willie gault liked to correct anyone who insinuated that his teams record, the super bowl shuffle, was an act of hubris.
Vhs copies of the super bowl shuffle and an nfl films story of the 1985 season. They are also known for recording the rap song the super bowl shuffle. Chicago won 176, and many british bears fans were born as they gawked at players like walter payton and william refridgerator perry. Play it again bears from 1985 and 1986, a local abc highlight show five or six superfans episodes from saturday night live the grabowski shuffle, shot by ditka in 1987 awful mike ditka on the jamie kennedy experiment nfl films highlights from the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, and 19832004 pure payton. Brought along in 1986, we can definitely hear the mid1980s with the high beat sound coming out of this track. Chicago bears 46 on january 26th, 1986 full team and player stats and box score. It was released 3 months prior to their win in super bowl xx, peaking at no. Chicago the super bowl shuffle records, lps and cds. Jun 24, 2016 with an entire section dedicated to celebrating the 1985 chicago bears, what kind of job would we be doing if we didnt have a post with the super bowl shuffle embedded in it for fans to watch. The chicago bears shufflin crew the super bowl shuffle. Watch nfl 1986 super bowl xx chicago bears vs new england patriots us sportsclassics by wayne johnson on dailymotion. The football song that the wildcats team performs at the end of the movie when the credits are rolling is a parody of the 1985 chicago bears video of the super bowl shuffle, the year the bears won the super bowl. Lyrics to super bowl shuffle by 1985 chicago bears. The team is legally and corporately registered as chicago bears football club, incorporated.
Jimmy graham, the newest tight end on the bears, is definitely motivated to soon play for chicago. Chicago in an announcement that has electrified the music world, the chicago bears shufflin crew confirmed monday that it is reuniting and will soon begin work on its first new material since the seminal 1985 super bowl shuffle single. Few teams have dominated the nfl like the 1985 bears. Get the best deals on super bowl chicago bears nfl shirts when you shop. When the chicago bears sang the super bowl shuffle. The chicago bears shufflin crew the super bowl shuffle 45 rpm single. Bears win super bowl by meyerson published on 20160126t15.
Rare 1985 charity 45rpm single to benefit chicagos neediest families. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at. The chicago bears super bowl shuffle and the top 10 nfl music videos 0 of 10 we all can remember the super bowl shuffle with walter payton and jim mcmahon doing their shuffle freshly in. An unopened copy of the super bowl shuffle lp on vinyl. In the song, prominent team members rap about their playing. Super bowl xx is remembered for its personalities and they didnt let the bears down in a dominating victory that cemented their names. Super bowl play finder, super bowl leaders, super bowl standings. Only the 1985 bears were brash enough to crown themselves after a loss. The chicago bears shufflin crew the super bowl shuffle us. The chicago bears enter the studio to record a music video for the super bowl shuffle. The official site of the chicago bears 1986 schedule. The bears, who beat the new york giants 210 last week, will enter super bowl xx as the only team ever to record two straight playoff shutouts. They won 15 of their 16 regularseason games and shut out the giants and rams in. I greatly admire that facet of that team and am still in awe of it since watching that superbowl in 1986.
The chicago bears win the 1986 super bowl chicago tribune. Super bowl play finder, super bowl leaders, super bowl. Chicago the super bowl shuffle vinyl records and cds for. Opinions expressed by forbes contributors are their own. See photos of the super bowl trophy, walter paytons championship ring and more 1985 bears memorabilia. Giphy is how you search, share, discover, and create gifs. The super bowl shuffle was made by the players of the chicago bears football team as the chicago bears shufflin crew in 1985. This made the chicago bears is the only american professional team to have a hit single. Espn film will focus on 1985 bears chicago tribune.
Join nfl films as they retell the story of the 85 bears, a team as popular as they were dominant. Chicago bears shufflin crew the super bowl shuffle. More nfl pop music the super bowl shuffle was an incredible moment in music history, as well as sports history, as it penetrated the national cultural consciousness then and continues to inspire spinoffs today. The chicago bears devastated the new england patriots on this date in super bowl xx by an appropriate score, 4610, stamping their ravaging 46 defense on national football league history. The bears and dallas cowboys traveled to londons wimbley stadium for the first american bowl preseason game in 1986. Bears beat patriots in super bowl xx on january 26, 1986, in new orleans, louisiana, the chicago bears score a super bowl record number of points to. The recording session takes place the day after the teams only loss of the season, a 3824. Jan 06, 2016 the 1985 bears are the subject of a new espn 30 for 30 film that examines the team on the 30th anniversary of its super bowl victory over the patriots. The bears entered the season looking to repeat as super bowl champions, as they had won in 1985. Jan 29, 2020 chicago bears wide receiver willie gault liked to correct anyone who insinuated that his teams record, the super bowl shuffle, was an act of hubris. The legacy of the super bowl shuffle and the history of.
A discussion of the 1985 bears wouldnt be complete without mentioning the super bowl shuffle, a rap song and video performed by numerous players from the 85 team. Be your own barista with these athome coffee tips and recipes. Jan 31, 2014 six members of the 1985 super bowl champion chicago bears football team have filed a lawsuit over the super bowl shuffle. For the retired bears players whove stayed in chicago, theyve enjoyed a life after football filled with adoration. Exchicago bears sue widow over super bowl shuffle law360. Espns 30 for 30 will explore the famous and infamous super bowl xx champions on the 30th anniversary of that title with the 85 bears, directed by emmy award winner jason hehir the fab five. Super bowl xx halftime show bob costas and ahmad rashad chicago bears vs new england patriots. The chicago bears super bowl shuffle and the top 10 nfl. Chicago bears shufflin crew the super bowl suffle 45rpm. Chicago managed to finish 142, one game off of their 1985 record of 151. The shuffle, produced by meyer and recorded by the plaintiffs and other bears three months prior to winning the super bowl in january 1986, became a pop culture sensation, peaking at number 41. Pregnant chicago teen gunned down after bounty was placed on her head. Chicago bears awesome celebration dance wasnt the super.
Team view of the schedules including links to tickets, broadcast channels, and printable views. Using the facilities at the park west theatre in chicago, on their own time, 24 members of the 1985 chicago bears became singers, dancers, musicians and chorus ensemble members in producing the super bowl shuffle. The super bowl shuffle instrumental mix the chicago. The super bowl shuffle is a rap song performed by the chicago bears. Jan 25, 2016 1985 chicago bears roster takes a look back at the complete 1985 team roster that finished 151 in the regular season and moved on to win super bowl xx. Chicago bears players listed alphabetically or numerically.
But there are lots of people who think it was a tribute to the 1985 bears and their super bowl shuffle. Ken valdiserri, director of public relations for the chicago bears, the entire chicago bears organization, and all chicago news media representatives. Chicago bears super bowl shuffle records, lps and cds. Bears super bowl shuffle is a song you cant get out of your head. Super bowl shuffle by the chicago bears shufflin crew songfacts. However, it was not the first nfl team pop song, even though it was the most widely successful by a staggering margin. Directed by tim and eric with a cameo by coach ditka. It was released december 3, 1985 and recorded the day after their only loss of the season at the hands of the miami dolphins, two months prior to their win in super bowl xx over the new england patriots. Chicago bears shufflin crew the super bowl shuffle youtube. This reversal of onair talent and behindthescenes technical staff first aired on prime time access, april. The super bowl shuffle the chicago bears shufflin crew. Vinyl 7 the chicago bears shufflin crew the super bowl shuffle 1985, vinyl discogs.
Dec 30, 2010 the chicago bears super bowl shuffle and the top 10 nfl music videos. The 1985 chicago bears were arguably the greatest nfl team in history. Super bowl shuffle chicago bears sound from nfl fight. Everyone sweetness like chicago super bowl champ when i hit the turn i got no plans i just throw my body all over the field i cant dance but i control motivate the cats. Meyer and melvin owens, this was a rap song and music video performed by several members of the 1985 chicago bears team of the national football league. After fullers fifth interception of the season, a pass that. The super bowl shuffle instrumental mix the chicago bears. Meyer was sued in january 2014 by former members of the 1986 super bowl champion chicago bears that were featured in the super bowl shuffle for allegedly stiffing them on royalties. Tech giants tackled with super bowl shuffle ip suit law360. Chicago lost just one game prior to reaching super bowl xx, where it whipped the new england patriots for their first nfl championship since 1963. Super bowl shuffle lawsuit filed by former members.174 929 730 935 349 83 470 627 1026 168 174 251 473 985 543 1219 1426 1310 158 357 807 992 582 38 1199 1362 1366 340 578 603 94 282 737 851 713 909 412 1465 484 842 256 1325 27 1364 436 590 13 149 382 926