Evaluating the Bears’ receiver group becomes nearly impossible – hence the “incomplete” – with the constant stream of injuries, beginning with Kevin White’s stress fracture in the offseason and co
What the Bears have and exactly what they need, other than at nose tackle, is fluid. The line overall was respectable but did not play at the level needed for a top defense.
The performance by the secondary was summed up best by what didn’t happen. Bears defensive backs combined for just four total interceptions and were too infrequently involved in impact plays.
Matt Forte finished the season – perhaps his last in Chicago – with 974 rushing yards with an average of 4.1 yards per carry.
Pernell McPhee is still relatively new to Chicago but may be about to learn a hard lesson, one that teammate Kyle Long learned last season: Don’t say anything less than glowing about Chicago Bears