Tim Jennings has missed the last two games, but fans didn't hold it against him.
The Chicago defense allowed yardage but only three passing touchdowns to Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers, whose 33 scores through the air are second only to Drew Brees and New Orleans 36 TD
The 21-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers cost the Bears the NFC North (Green Bay clinched), very likely the playoffs and very possibly Lovie Smith and his staff their jobs.
Remember that crossroads in the Bears season I wrote about three weeks ago? That fork in the road after two straight losses to the Texans and 49ers?
Defensive tackle Henry Melton, who suffered a chest injury in the loss at Minnesota, did not practice again on Thursday and was excused for the unspecified personal reasons.