The Bears were flagged to 12 men on the field both on offense and defense. That was just a symptom of bigger problems.
The Bears repeated Packers-related behaviors of years past — interceptions and failure to take down Aaron Rodgers qualify as Bears standards vs. Green Bay — and the outcome was eerily the same.
Mike Groh was entrenched in a winning environment when he got a job offer from a man he'd previously spent only a half-hour with at the Senior Bowl five years earlier.
Brandon Marshall was damaged when he caught three touchdowns in the win at San Francisco. He was still damaged when he struggled catching one of six balls thrown to him in New York.
Martellus Bennett went into the Bears’ game against the New York Jets with an attitude problem toward Jets coach Rex Ryan over a perceived slight in Ryan’s assessment of Bears receivers.