The Bears went into Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions, in Soldier Field, with a chance to take a major step toward the playoffs.
The spate of season-altering injuries assailing the Bears doesn’t alter the fact that more than half of the 2013 season is ahead of the Bears.
The show pony of the Washington Redskins offense is Robert Griffin III. The plow horse, however, the one who is arguably a greater threat to the Bears on Sunday, is running back Alfred Morris.
Robert Griffin III, Adrian Peterson, Darrelle Revis and Derrick Rose all had cataclysmic knee injuries end seasons.