State of the Organization is a continuing series of daily updates on the happenings of your favorite Chicago sports teams: Cubs, White Sox, Bulls, Blackhawks and Bears. Each team with its own update space.
This space will provide some of the highlights of what has been going on with your favorite Chicago football team, the Chicago Bears, in the past 24 hours. Acquisitions, injuries, performance updates and storylines will be provided during the season, including the team’s competitive status.
Stories of the Day:
- If the Bears are unable to defeat the Jaguars on Sunday they may be looking at a 1-7 start.
- Shutting down Allen Robinson will be key for the Bears.
- Also important will be the continuation of a strong running game, only with more dedication.
- Thus far the Bears are sticking behind Connor Barth, but he knows he’s got to be better.
- How John Fox handles the QB situation once Jay Cutler returns will say a lot about how Fox views this team.
- Bears Q&A.
- Bears notes.
Record and Stats:
- Record: 1-4
- Last in the NFC North
- Team Offense: 8th (Total); 5th (Passing); 17th (Rushing); 27th (Points)
- Team Defense: 16th (Total); 14th (Passing); 26th (Rushing); 22nd (Points)