Bears players’ belief in offensive coordinator Adam Gase extends well beyond prime pupil Jay Cutler and the quarterback room.
ST. LOUIS – The 2015 season began badly for the Bears, with losses to three good teams (Green Bay, Arizona, Seattle), all 2014 playoff participants.
No one in or around Halas Hall would dispute Bill Parcells’ classic declaration, “You are what your record says you are.” The Bears are 3-5 in 2015, so they are a 3-5 team, pure and simple.
Comedian George Carlin immortalized “the seven words you can never say on television” (that was before cable).
Back when the Bears were turning their season at least partway around with wins over Oakland and Kansas City, the Bears took pride in developing a self-image as fighters who’d shaken off the fatal