Read what writers around the country are saying about the Bears following Sunday's 31-23 loss against the Green Bay Packers.
Pro Football Talk
Comments: "Those who thought the Packers would blow out the Bears today in Chicago were mistaken. The Bears came out strong and went toe-to-toe with the Packers." - Michael David Smith **Read more**
Comments: "If Week 1 served as measuring stick to gauge how far the Bears have come under John Fox, it's a good bet they will be competitive this season -- at least more competitive than most assumed." - Jeff Dickerson **Read more**
Comments: "With Forte churning out yards, the Bears were consistently in positive down-and-distance situations, allowing Jay Cutler to make simple reads. The slow-paced offense also kept Rodgers on the sideline much of the first half." - Kevin Patra **Read more**
Comments: "If the opener is any indication of Fox's plans for his first season in Chicago, expect a lot of touches for Forte, a controlled, precise passing game and increased emphasis on preventing big plays on defense." - Jay Cohen **Read more**