GLENDALE, Ariz. The overall play of the defense in a must-win game like this one is a little difficult to critique in absolute terms just because of the quality of the opponent.
The 21-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers cost the Bears the NFC North (Green Bay clinched), very likely the playoffs and very possibly Lovie Smith and his staff their jobs.
A first quarter of allowing the Green Bay Packers 30 total yards should have been a sign of good things to come.
The Bears offensive issues go deeper into crisis mode after Jay Cutler throws is intercepted on the first possession and the Minnesota Vikings are up 14-0 after 5-plus minutes with the resulting an
Cleaning out the notebook on Monday morning.