LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) The Chicago Bears had too many playoff misses and too many problems on offense. That's why general manager Phil Emery fired coach Lovie Smith.
DETROIT (AP) The Chicago locker room was emptying out, and the Bears could no longer do anything but hope.
DETROIT (AP) Chicago is without linebacker Brian Urlacher for its must-win game at Detroit on Sunday.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte expects to start Sunday against the Bears despite an ankle injury suffered last week.