It was a just a small part of training camp, minicamps and other offseason practices, Jay Cutler lining up behind center Brian de la Puente and working with what was then large
The problem at running back was that the Bears took too long to involve Matt Forte fully, as one member of the offense lamented after Sunday.
We all know by now Marc Trestman got word that he would be the Bears' 14th head coach in the wee hours of his 56th birthday, January 16th, 2013.
The Bears began last season against an AFC team – Cincinnati Bengals – with a very, very good record against the pass and less distinguished against the run.
The curious pregame decision by the Bears' staff to keep veteran wide receiver/kick returner candidate Michael Spurlock inactive could've possibly done more to hurt than help him.