After I wrote yesterday about how it appears to be the Houston Texans and everyone else in the AFC, over on the other side, the NFC is becoming a bloodbath. The Packers are still the Packers, Atlanta is undefeated, San Francisco has a defense that any team would be envious of and the Giants look every bit capable of repeating last season’s success.
But after improving to 5-1 last night, many are starting to ask why not the Bears?
Now, I’ll reference you to something I wrote back in July about how I thought the Bears would be much improved this year. I’ll even quote myself.
The Bears just might be the most well-rounded team in the division with having a good offense and a better defense. They aren’t going to wow anyone with their offensive production and Jay Cutler still makes a lot of mistakes trying to force things that aren’t there. But unlike the other two teams, his defense can bail him out of most of his mistakes.
So, don’t be surprised when they’re right there at the end of t...