The Bears were saddled for a very long time with the cliché image of cheapness, maybe dating back to Mike Ditka describing George Halas as throwing nickels around like manhole
The Bears have won seven of the last eight games against the Detroit Lions but they have not always ruled with offense.
The strongest thread through the four outside candidates on the Bears now list -- Phil Emery from Kansas City, Jason Licht from New England, Jimmy Raye from San Diego and the Giants Marc Ross -- is
Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011
Posted: 5:38 p.m.