Will Bears regret keeping Tucker?

Coordinator ruled over franchise's worst defense but with many mitigating factors

Updated: January 12, 2014, 9:14 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

After the worst defensive season in Chicago Bears history, there were bound to be casualties.

That is, beside all the hair follicles pulled out across Chicagoland as fans marveled how one team could miss that many tackles.

The first two casualties were announced Sunday in between the two divisional-round games when the Bears fired two assistant coaches.

Ah, assistant coaches. The traditional sacrifices when a coach is on the hot seat. In this case, the coach is defensive coordinator ...

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