Just four snaps, four out of the 66 that the Detroit Lions ran against the Bears last Sunday. They may have passed largely unnoticed on many stat sheets, but not on Cornelius Washington’s.
For the second time in three NFL months the Bears have brought in a covey of punter prospects after a disappointing performance by incumbent Adam Podlesh.
Coach Marc Trestman says he considers every game the first in the remainder of the “season,” meaning the Bears approach next Sunday’s game with the New Orleans Saints with a 0-0 record.
This could get messy for the Cubs. Theo Epstein’s front office is still trying to figure out if they should fire Dale Sveum and pursue Joe Girardi or another free-agent manager.