(WSCR) It’s no secret former Bears head coach Lovie Smith was adored by his players.
Known as a player’s coach, Smith’s dismissal from the team didn’t sit well with several players.READ MORE: Doggy Daycare Owner Appalled After Cook County State's Attorney Declines To Prosecute State Inspector Jose Guillen, Who Was Caught On Camera Groping Her
But cornerback Charles Tillman said new head coach Marc Trestman has won him over.
“I think he’s turned the corner with me personally,” Tillman told 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes. “Our relationship is good. I want to play for him. I want to make him proud.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Single Digits On The Way
“One of the things I told Coach Trestman is that the best compliment a player can give a coach is saying, ‘Hey, I want to play for you.’ I wanted to play for Lovie Smith. I wanted to play for Dick Jauron. Guys that’ll want to play for you, I think that’s special. That’s good. I want to play for Coach Trestman.”