The remainder of the Bears schedule has presumably better teams than the first seven games. What that means well, it really doesnt mean anything. More perspective on that in a moment.
Ugly wins count as well as pretty ones and the Bears kept a two-step NFC North lead on Green Bay with their come-from-behind win over Carolina while Minnesota also lost.
Cornerback Tim Jennings preferred to look at the result rather than steps in the process.
With the Minnesota Vikings (5-3) losing Thursday night, the Bears have a chance to establish at two-game lead in the NFC North on the Vikings, losers of two of their last three, playing well in non