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Chicago Bears hire Vic Fangio as defensive coordinator

The Chicago Bears have found the man to run their defense.

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Yesterday Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reported that former San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio was headed to Washington.

That bummed out a few Chicago Bears fans.

Earlier this morning he reported that Fangio was finalizing a deal to become John Fox's defensive coordinator in Chicago. That report was confirmed, making many Bears very happy.

This next tweet will make even more Bears' fans happy.

Going from Mel Tucker to Vic Fangio is like going from an Applebee's rib-eye to a Gibsons Bone-In Filet Mignon.

There's obviously a strong possibility that Fangio will implement his 3-4 defense, but he has worked with the 4-3 in the past. Whether he runs a 30 or a 40 front, the Bears will no doubt have multiple looks on defense.

What are your thoughts on the latest coaching hire?