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:
- With Alshon Jeffrey out for the next 4 games due to suspension, who will step up for the Bears?
- For their part, the Bears do not seem sympathetic to Jeffrey.
- Despite calls to replace him, Jay Cutler is far from the only reason the Bears season has been a disappointment.
- And despite that disappointment leading to a very slim chance of the Bears making the playoffs, or really making much of this season at all, they are not tanking.
- Bears at Giants by the numbers.
Record and Stats:
- Record: 2-7
- Last in the NFC North
- Team Offense: 19th (Total); 21st (Passing); 23rd (Rushing); 31st (Points)
- Team Defense: 10th (Total); 12th (Passing); 10th (Rushing); 19th (Points)
- The Bears next game is November 20th at 1:00pm ET at the New York Giants.