Two too much to handle?

Extended loss of leaders Cutler, Briggs to injury puts Bears in tough spot

Updated: October 21, 2013, 7:01 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman ended his 2013 season eulogy -- I mean, Monday press conference -- with a few laughs about not having to play his emergency quarterback, receiver Earl Bennett, in Sunday's hope-quashing loss to the Washington Redskins.

"When Josh (McCown) went out (to the field) early on, you were asking yourself on the sideline, could this be the day?" Trestman said at Halas Hall. "You're hoping it isn't."

Who knew Trestman was so fluent in gallows humor?

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