GLENDALE, Ariz. The real question lurking underneath the Bears 28-13 victory over the Arizona Cardinals may not be whether or not it ultimately gets the Bears into the playoffs.
The immediate effects of the Bears 21-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers were the easy part.
The key to the future often lies in the past and barring a near epic collapse in multiple bad losses, franchise history points to Lovie Smith remaining Bears head coach through the 2013 end of his
The light at the end of the tunnel may indeed be an oncoming freight for Lovie Smith.
NFL teams hope for impact contributions from the top of their rookie classes each year.