Lovie Smith

Cowboys running back Joseph Randle rushes for a touchdown in the third quarter of Dallas' 41-28 win against Chicago at Soldier Field on Thursday night. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Bernstein: That Wasn’t Bad Enough

Its conflicting to be a Bears fan right now.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2014

Bears defensive tackle Stephen Paea sacks Bucs quarterback Josh McCown on Sunday in Chicago's 21-13 win. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Holmes On Bears-Bucs

It was ugly, but Sunday’s win was commendable for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2014

Bears cornerback Demontre Hurst forced a third-quarter fumble against the Bucs that teammate Tim Jennings recovered. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Durkin: Impressions from Bears-Bucs

Chicago’s game plan isn’t taking advantage of its offensive advantages.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

The Bears defense celebrates after recovering a fumble against the Bucs on Sunday. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Bears-Bucs Positives/Negatives

Chicago must replicate its second-half play moving forward.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

Bears defensive tackle Stephen Paea sacks Bucs quarterback Josh McCown on Sunday in Chicago's 21-13 win. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

View: Tampa Newspaper Wants To Give McCown Back To Bears

Public sentiment has turned on Bucs quarterback Josh McCown.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

Matt Forte  carries the football 13 yds for a touchdown in the third quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Leadership Rallies Bears At Halftime

The chorus of boos at the halftime whistle was much louder than the Bears’ play. Chicago trailed Tampa Bay 10-0 and should have been losing by more.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2014

Bears defensive tackle Stephen Paea sacks Bucs quarterback Josh McCown in Chicago's 21-13 win at Soldier Field on Sunday. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears Were Simply Less Bad Than Bucs

It’s still hard to feel that things are on the upswing for the now 5-6 Bears.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2014

Quarterback Josh McCown  of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hugs his former head coach Marc Trestman. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: McCown, Smith Come Up Short Against Former Team

Mere moments before kickoff at Soldier Field, the emotions finally set in for Josh McCown.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2014

Bears safety Chris Conte runs down Bucs receiver Louis Murphy in Chicago's 21-13 win Sunday at Soldier Field. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Win ‘Bad Bowl’

If nothing else, Sunday ended a popular Josh McCown narrative.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2014

Running back Matt Forte  points to the sky after scoring against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the third quarter Sunday. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Bears Rally For 21-13 Victory Over Buccaneers

Matt Forte rushed for two touchdowns in the third quarter, and the Bears spoiled Lovie Smith’s return to Chicago.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2014

Bucs quarterback Josh McCown. (Scott Iskowitz/Getty Images)

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Bucs

Chicago must stay patient against Tampa Bay’s Cover-2 defense.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

Bears running back Matt Forte. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Patience Is Key Against Lovie’s Scheme

Tampa Bay’s defense is designed to make foes dink and dunk their way downfield.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2014

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Durkin’s Playbook: Bears’ Dagger Route Faces Tampa-2

It’s an all-22 look at how the Bears have attacked the Tampa-2 this year.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2014

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Defense Held Players-Only Film Session

Plus, Lance Briggs says Lovie Smith “should be remembered as one of the great coaches in Chicago.”

CBS Chicago–11/19/2014

Bucs coach Lovie Smith. (Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

Lovie Smith: Coaching Bears Was A ‘Dream Come True’

“I don’t need anything validated this week,” Smith says.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2014

Bucs coach Lovie Smith. (Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Doomsday Scenario Of Loviefest

The Bears’ season can’t get worse, right? Oh yes it can.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2014

Bucs coach Lovie Smith. (Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent — Tampa Bay Buccaneers

A preseason sleeper, the Bucs’ 2-8 start has been a major disappointment.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2014

It's been a trying season for the Bears. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Firing Trestman Won’t Solve Bears’ Immediate Problems

There’s so much to consider with this mess that the Bears have become.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2014

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Lance Briggs Doesn’t Get To Have It Both Ways

With the end near, does Briggs remember all that the Bears have done for him?

CBS Chicago–11/06/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: History Is Against Marc Trestman

If you’re hoping to compete for a Super Bowl, we can learn a lot from a coach’s first two years.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

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