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

Trestman Gives His Staff A Vote Of Confidence

“I am extrememly confident in our staff,” Marc Trestman says.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2014

Bears cornerback Kyle pass breaks up a pass intended for Falcons receiver Julio Jones. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Trestman Hopeful That Briggs, Fuller Will Play Sunday

Lance Briggs is dealing with a rib injury, while Kyle Fuller has a broken hand and a hip pointer.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

Matt Forte.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Statistical Model Places Bears’ Playoff Odds At 8%

So, you’re saying there’s a chance?

CBS Chicago–10/29/2014

Mike Ditka. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Mike Ditka On Bears: ‘The Worst Defense I’ve Seen In A Long Time’

Everyone is perplexed by the Bears’ struggles, Da Coach included.

CBS Chicago–10/29/2014

Patriots coach Bill Belichick.  (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Listen: Spieg & Mannelly’s Belichick Sleeping Aid Lullaby

Who said Bill Belichick’s dull press conferences weren’t good for anything?

CBS Chicago–10/29/2014

(Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Holmes On The Bears’ Problems

These failures are systemic for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Durkin: Impressions From Bears-Patriots

Phil Emery and Marc Trestman made this mess. They’re dealing with the repercussions.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Bears defensive lineman Lamarr Houston, right. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

View: Chicago Billboard Pokes Fun At Lamarr Houston Injury

Houston suffered a season-ending ACL tear while celebrating a sack.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Bears guard Matt Slauson. (Getty Images)

Bears G Matt Slauson To Miss Rest Of Season With Pectoral Injury

Jordan Mills could be moved to left guard, general manager Phil Emery says.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Tom Brady Finds Great Delight In Patriots’ 51-Point Outburst

Brady called New England’s win against Chicago “one of the most fun days we’ve ever had on the football field.”

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Bears returner Chris Williams is tackled by the Patriots on a kick return Sunday. New England won 51-23, dropping Chicago to 3-5. (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Bears-Patriots Positives/Negatives

There must be some serious soul-searching by the Bears on their bye week.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is tackled in the third quarter of Chicago's 51-23 loss at New England on Sunday. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Bears-Patriots Fast Facts

The 38 points Chicago allowed in the first half set a franchise record for futility.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Trestman: ‘Poor’ Decision By Houston To Celebrate, Which Led To Injury

‘We’re not paid to play,” Marc Trestman says. “We’re paid to win.”

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Bears guard Matt Slauson. (Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Houston, Slauson Injured; No Answer For Gronkowski

Lamarr Houston is set to have an MRI on his knee, while Matt Slauson left with his right arm in a sling.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler walks off the field during a break in action against the Patriots. New England won 51-23, dropping Chicago to 3-5. ( Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Durkin: Plenty Of Blame For Bears’ Debacle

Chicago’s issues span personnel, coaching and the players.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2014

Bears defensive lineman Lamarr Houston, right. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lamarr Houston Injures Knee While Celebrating With Bears Down 25

No, you can’t make these things up.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2014

Shane Vereen  of the New England Patriots carries the ball during the second quarter against the Chicago Bears.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Patriots Rout Bears, 51-23

Tom Brady threw five touchdown passes, and the Patriots dominated throughout.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2014

Jordan Mills. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears-Patriots: Briggs, Bostic, Mills Inactive

Michael Ola will start in place of Jordan Mills at right tackle.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2014

(Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Preview: Bears-Patriots

Heading into Foxboro, the Bears’ season has reached a tipping point.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Patriots

Chicago faces New England on the road Sunday at noon.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

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