Originally posted on Inside the Bears  |  Last updated 12/26/11
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Josh McCown didn’t lose faith, not in his God nor in himself. The veteran quarterback was out of the NFL the entire 2010 season, instead playing for the Hartford Colonials of the UFL before latching on with the San Francisco 49ers during this preseason. After what he considered a more than solid performance, McCown was disappointed when the 49ers released him. “I felt like I played well,” McCown told me last month. He waited and waited for an opportunity. But McCown didn’t get his chance until Sunday, with the Bears on the brink of elimination. He …
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