Nine games into the season and the Chicago Bears are at a compelling fork in the road.
Along with getting a new coach in place, the Windy City Bulls have used a specific strategy this season of fostering its connections to the Windy City area to help boost the talent of the franchise.
Ultimately, this game saw two pretty evenly-matched teams sizing each other with only one team’s starting quarterback healthy. That put Chicago in the rare position of having the better play-making signal-caller in a 2019 match-up.
The first half Sunday was one for the books, the kind of books you write into and bury deep into the Earth so no one in the next 1000 years could be aware of your complete, utter embarrassment.
No matter what, through his ups and downs, Rose never forgot his hometown and he’s always given back to the city. For those who don’t understand the love he gets whenever he returns, who don’t understand the calls for his jersey to hang atop the United Center, start there.
Another loss could irreversibly undermine the winning culture the Bears tried establishing this season.
Is there hope on the horizon for the Hawks? The month of November will be very challenging with the conclusion of a four game road trip to start the month.
No one looked worse on Sunday than head coach Matt Nagy and quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. Nothing is scarier in football than having doubts in both your head coach and your quarterback.
Saying “its still early” no longer applies for the Bears — the team they show us this week is likely the team left for us to dissect the rest of this season.
Check out what some of our most devoted hoop-heads have to say about the rebuilding team’s chances this year.