Last week at this time, the Bears were 4-6, and things seemed they needed to go just right for the Bears to make the playoffs. Two games later, the Bears are 5-7, and any and all playoff hope seems to have finally been snuffed out; Lance Briggs' career may be over (at least as a Bear), and the same questions still seem to exist.
Let's do a little light linkage before we get to the stream itself.
In lieu of a PTMY and game-preview-related stuff this week, let's again lead off with a fantastic rendition of the Weekend Bears Den, making its way to Broadway in just over a month.
Lance Briggs hit injured reserve, and that means the final player from the awesome '00s defenses is done, likely.
Sam did his grades from the Bears-Lions game. They aren't pretty.
Les did some number crunching from the game. It's not pretty.
I did some number crunching of my own on the deep game. It's not pretty.
"Notes" isn't pretty either. Just sayin'.
So let's just get right to the stream. There are a couple of ways to get a hold of us for this: