Found January 10, 2013 on Bears Claws:
PLAYERS: Lovie Smith
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
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Phil Emery’s exhaustive search for the next head coach of the Chicago Bears dominated the discussion on the final episode of “Bears Claws”. The guys weighed in on Lovie Smith’s dismissal, the disappointing finish to the Bears season, and looked back at a season’s worth of highs and lows. Ryan Wooden, contributor at ChicagoSideSports.com and featured columnist at Chicago Bears [...]
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