Usually when members of a wobbling team call a players-only meeting it’s a sign of deep problems, including ones between players and coaches.
We are now T-minus two weeks from the fantasy football playoffs and the room for error is close to none.
When Marc Trestman arrived as head coach of the Bears, he was not following a legend the way Dave Wannstedt was coming in after Mike Ditka.
The Bears have allowed 94 combined points in the last three first halves (Miami, New England, Green Bay) and a total of 106 in the past two games.
In 12 Bears seasons, Lance Briggs has rarely pointed fingers of blame. He has generally pointed the thumb instead, meaning at himself.