For a team and staff motivated by the prospect of reaching .500 and by doing it at the expense of the team that dismissed them at the end of last season, the Bears were listless and unable either
If you take out the first drive of each game, the Bears defense would have to be among the best in the NFL.
The NFL cliché is that all games are must-win and there is no such thing as a bad win.
In the sports world, there's always a lot made about players going up against their former teams.
For most of the Bears-Broncos game at Soldier Field Sunday, it wasn't obvious which team was 7-2 and which team was 4-5.