CHICAGO (9-6) At DETROIT (4-11)
Sunday, 1 p.m., FOX
OPENING LINE - Bears by 3
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Chicago 7-8; Detroit 5-10
SERIES RECORD - Bears lead 95-65-5
Call it a triumph for persistence, second effort or whatever.
GLENDALE, Ariz. The overall play of the defense in a must-win game like this one is a little difficult to critique in absolute terms just because of the quality of the opponent.
GLENDALE, Ariz. The real question lurking underneath the Bears 28-13 victory over the Arizona Cardinals may not be whether or not it ultimately gets the Bears into the playoffs.
Bears players knew very well what was at stake last week and the week before that and the week before that and