GREEN BAY, Wisc. — Now the question becomes what do the Bears do about this one. Two obvious things are right in front of the Bears (3-6), and neither is particularly good.
The cure for the Bears in the second half of the season? Give Matt Forte the ball.
Charles Tillman may not be able to strap on his pads and suit up for the Bears, but he is certainly finding enough to keep himself busy.
When Bears general manager Phil Emery fired Lovie Smith on Monday morning after nine years as the head coach, the news stunned many fans and longtime observers of the club.
The best indication of how severe a particular injury might be is usually in the steps the team takes in the hours after it occurs.