In the midst of a disappointing season, many in Chicago contemplated what life would be like with Lovie Smith still at the helm and Josh McCown as the Bears starting quarterback.
The tale of two halves for the offense was summed up by one line: “We decided to run.”
Lovie Smith finally saw a glimpse of why he targeted Stephen Paea four years ago.
And Chicago should be showing him the Love for it.
It really doesn’t matter whether anyone believes the Bears after consecutive 21-13 wins over third-tier teams.
Ex-Bears head coach Lovie Smith preached winning the turnover battle during his nine-year tenure in Chicago.