These aren't Mike Ditka's Bears

Destruction of Cowboys proves Chicago needs to embrace offense-first identity

Originally Published: December 10, 2013
By Michael Wilbon | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- They might have left themselves too little time to rally and reach the playoffs. Perhaps they just figured it out a bit late. But that thing the Chicago Bears did to the Dallas Cowboys on Monday night is the new formula; it's what the Bears have to be now. Butkus and Singletary ain't walking through that door. It's an entirely new day, a Bears team we've never ever seen before. Ever. Throw the damn ball, son. Throw it to Marshall, throw it to Jeffery, throw it to Bennett, and that other ...

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