By Paul Roumeliotis
Lovie Smith's offense never reached the top 15 in nine seasons as the Bears head coach, but his defenses were quite the opposite.
The Bears' defense gave up 258 rushing yards in Sunday's 42-21 loss to the Rams, including 8.9 yards a carry.
No division team won last weekend, which wouldn’t be necessarily notable except for the fact that two of NFC North teams (Green Bay, Minnesota) were playing each other.
Marc Trestman took issue Monday with thoughts that running back Michael Bush is not an effective option and in fact seemed puzzled at questions over Bush’s performance in those critical situations