Bernstein: Coaches Buy Some Trust...For NowLovie Smith does appear to have his own supply of paper towels, though, that he’s been able to pull out of the supply closet, to unroll as needed to mop up the pessimism (and who would engage in that, dare I ask?) and keep his team from slipping into the abyss.
Shepkowski: The Good, Bad and Ugly of Bears-PanthersIt doesn’t get categorized as “pretty” but 2-2 looks much better a quarter of the way through the regular season than 1-3 would. The running game was much improved compared to the last two weeks, but there were still plenty of weak spots on both sides of the ball where the Bears need to improve.
Hoge's Bears-Packers Notebook: Cutler Upset With OffenseAfter Lovie Smith and Mike Martz said all week that the Bears would be more balanced against the Packers, Cutler threw the ball 37 times and running back Matt Forte had just nine carries.
Angelo On O-Line: 'Nobody Did More Than The Chicago Bears'Bears general manager Jerry Angelo thinks the Bears did everything they could to improve the offensive line in the off-season.
Report: Carimi Could Miss 4 Weeks With Dislocated KneeIt's not the worst news for rookie right tackle Gabe Carimi, but it's not good news. Carimi reportedly has a dislocated right knee.
Shepkowski: The Good, Bad and Mostly Ugly of Bears-SaintsAfter a 30-13 defeat at the hands of the New Orleans Saints, the Bears now sit at 1-1 before the Week 3 showdown at Soldier Field with Green Bay.
Holmes: Bears Have To Shuffle Line Around On 1st Day Of CampLaurence Holmes has a complete recap of the first day of Bears training camp in Bourbonnais.
Cutler Getting The Right ProtectionThe Bears are finally giving Jay Cutler some protection after changing up the rotation several times due to player performance and injuries. They finally have the right mix.
Cutler Gaining ConfidenceTime is everything, especially when you're a quarterback in a Mike Martz offense. The more time Cutler has had to throw the ball the better the results have been and the more his confidence has grown.
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