John Fox Feels He 'Inherited A Mess,' But Bears Were 'On The Brink'The Bears were 14-34 during Fox's three seasons leading the team.
Bears' Akiem Hicks Values One Quality More Than The Rest In Coaching Search“It was a tough feeling,” Hicks said of coach John Fox being fired.
Bernstein: Bears Muddle Message On Confusing DayTed Phillips and George McCaskey only added ambiguity for no good reason after extending Ryan Pace.
Baffoe: Now What, Bears?The onus is on general manager Ryan Pace, someone who has yet to gain much trust in three years in Chicago.
Emma: John Fox's Failed Tenure Marks Major Disappointment For BearsFired Monday morning, Fox finished 14-34 in his three seasons leading the Bears.
Bears Fire John FoxTabbed to turn around the Bears, Fox posted a record of 14-34 in Chicago.
Bernstein: John Fox Era Fizzles Out In ChicagoFox's reputation as a turnaround specialist has been undone with the Bears, with setbacks coming in every variety.
Bears Players Praise John Fox, Whose Fate With Team Seems SealedThe Bears lauded Fox as a players' coach and took responsibility for their failures during his three seasons.
Bears Fall 23-10 To Vikings In Season Finale As John Fox Now Awaits FateWith a 5-11 mark, Chicago finished last in the NFC North for the fourth straight season.
Baffoe: End Of John Fox Era No Cause For CelebrationThere will still be problems for the Bears after the expected firing of Fox next week.
After Bears Fell Far Short Of Expectations, John Fox's Fate Seems SealedFox has yet to inquire about his future as the Bears' head coach, though a change seems likely after this final week of the season.
Bernstein: Bears Put Themselves In The Coaching ConversationFor the Bears to put themselves in the market signals that there's no going back from here in firing John Fox.