A picture of calm

McCown's poise on stormy afternoon leads Bears past Ravens for key win

Updated: November 18, 2013, 12:03 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- As the plastic bags and disposable ponchos whirled over the stadium in the second half, with several touching down on the Soldier Field grass, one's mind turned to the dancing plastic bag in the movie "American Beauty."

"Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world, I feel like I can't take it, and my heart is just going to cave in," the weird neighbor Ricky Fitts said of a wind-whipped plastic bag during one of the 1999 movie's pivotal scenes.

That's probably how the ...

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