Winning hearts and minds

Marc Trestman faces a challenge in replacing Lovie Smith as Chicago Bears coach

Updated: January 21, 2013, 5:40 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

Marc Trestman can ask former boss Vince Tobin all about replacing a beloved coach. He can ask any of the '85 Bears, too, about Tobin taking the place of revered defensive coordinator Buddy Ryan after the Super Bowl season. But Trestman might not like what he hears as he takes over for Lovie Smith.

Tobin knows Trestman well from their days together in Arizona, when Tobin was the Cardinals' head coach and Trestman his quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator from 1998 to 2000. And ...

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