The specter of Brett Favre on the Bears’ schedule was once a cause for nervous tics and reason to pencil in two “L’s” for the season.
It could be worse, Bears fans.
A diminished-skills Robert Griffin III? Lance Briggs isn’t having any of it.
The Bears could not have scripted a better pop quiz for Jay Cutler to assess his mettle as their franchise quarterback in 2014 and beyond.