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Giant egos blocking Bears' progress

Jay Cutler and Mike Martz both too stubborn to switch paths when plan isn't working

Updated: October 24, 2010, 9:45 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Well, at least we know now why Jay Cutler and Mike Martz get along so well.

Call it stubbornness, call it ego, the Bears quarterback and his offensive coordinator have raised both to an art form, only there was nothing the least bit picturesque about Sunday's 17-14 loss to the Washington Redskins.

While you could not fault the two for every ill that occurred in a display by both teams that went beyond sloppiness and approached Pop Warner, they were ultimately responsible ...

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