Chicago Bears’ Experienced Staff Making Decisions Easier for Lovie Smith

October 1, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Who is this guy coaching the Bears?
Surely this can't be Lovie Smith, who would almost rather take a defeat than to say something bad about one of his players to the media.
Yet, here is wide receiver Devin Aromashodu quickly in the doghouse. There's cornerback Zack Bowman heading to the bench in favor of 5-foot-8 Colts castoff Tim Jennings after only two games and part of another.
It is the same Lovie Smith who, in the opener, pulled safety Chris Harris and inserted rookie Major Wright during a few crucial series at game's end.
And, of course, there is Tommie Harris, inactive in Game 3 against the Green Bay Packers. Tommie Harris: Player once regarded as the key to the cover-2 system. And he's watching Matt Toeaina and Marcus Harrison play in his place.
Lovie Smith, tough guy?
"He hasn’t changed," linebacker Brian Urlacher said Thursday at Halas Hall "He’s the same guy.
"It may be more noticeable now because you (media) guys maybe are payi...

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