Josh McCown's return to Chicago didn't go the way he - or Lovie Smith and the Buccaneers - would have liked.
Veteran defensive tackle Jeremiah Ratliff was impressed – very impressed – by Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy.
Posting a second straight 21-13 win at home against a lower-tier NFC opponent does not a season make but the Bears’ win over Lovie Smith and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at least allowed the Bears to
Marc Mariani was installed as the kick and punt returner and appeared to deliver a jolt of energy in an area that has been less than productive.
In the midst of a disappointing season, many in Chicago contemplated what life would be like with Lovie Smith still at the helm and Josh McCown as the Bears starting quarterback.