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Predict the Bears season

Predict the Bears season  

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  1. 1. How many wins will the Bears have?

    • 0-4
      3
    • 5-8
      5
    • 9-12
      1
    • 13-16
      0


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CWood21    63

Last year, the Bears won 3 games including losing 7 of their last 8 games.  I know there are some Bears fans who are optimistic that they can achieve close to 7 wins, but I think 5 wins is right around where their target is.  Mitchell Trubisky is going to start the year on the bench in favor of Mike Glennon, so expecting immediate production form him is likely unreasonable expectations.  I don't think there's been enough improvement by the Bears to push anyone in the division, I'd imagine they're going to be last in the division.

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blkwdw13    2

As of right now I don't trust most of the Bears organization, I think they are a 5-6 win team and last in the division again.  I just hope that Trubisky is what Ryan Pace thinks he is.

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malak1    1

We let a few get away from us last year (Jags, Giants, 2nd Lions game, 2nd Packer game). I think we can win 6-7 this year, but that's about it. 

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G08    2

6 wins this season if we're lucky. Unless Glennon gets hurt or is ****in' terrible, I think Trubisky will start week 13 at the earliest (home vs 49ers)

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CBears019    0
On 7/16/2017 at 1:10 PM, CWood21 said:

Last year, the Bears won 3 games including losing 7 of their last 8 games.  I know there are some Bears fans who are optimistic that they can achieve close to 7 wins, but I think 5 wins is right around where their target is.  Mitchell Trubisky is going to start the year on the bench in favor of Mike Glennon, so expecting immediate production form him is likely unreasonable expectations.  I don't think there's been enough improvement by the Bears to push anyone in the division, I'd imagine they're going to be last in the division.

Yeah I gotta agree with this.  I think they will be better than last year, but only marginally.  I think they win 5-6 games max.

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AZBearsFan    0

I picked 9-12. Total pipe dream pick and I own that. If our secondary is decent (and early returns are at least reason for optimism) I think our D could be really good though, and the Ravens have been winning 9-12 games a year with an average offense and good defense for a decade. 

A guy can dream...

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G08    2

I don't think Fox is going anywhere, he seems way, way too comfortable to be on a hot seat. Even Pace doesn't make it seem like he's in a rush to get rid of him, which is fine if the team looks like they're moving in the right direction.

I believe Fangio's contract is up after this season, right? What about Loggains?

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Nothing about the passing offense can be considered threatening to another team. I don't understand the guard swap, it seems like that will only hinder things. If they can win the turnover battle consistently I can see 6-7 wins but if they are often on the wrong side which I predict they will be, 3-4 wins. Develop Trubinsky and look towards next year

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blkwdw13    2
3 hours ago, TheGreatZepp said:

Nothing about the passing offense can be considered threatening to another team. I don't understand the guard swap, it seems like that will only hinder things. If they can win the turnover battle consistently I can see 6-7 wins but if they are often on the wrong side which I predict they will be, 3-4 wins. Develop Trubinsky and look towards next year

Yes, it starts already.  ;)

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CBears019    0
5 hours ago, blkwdw13 said:

Yes, it starts already.  ;)

The new Alshon Jeffries lol

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Sugashane    1

6-10

 

I have little faith in Glennon and that is no secret. Same goes for our OTs (though I have no issue admitting he was a steal as a 7th, he is just a poor starter to me). The positive in that I feel like there will be marked improvement, and that we will be very competitive in all but 1-2 games. With those 3 playing average to mediocre ball and so much of the roster settling, that is saying a lot. I think we get to see what additions are worth more than just the one year flyers (Amukamara, J Howard, Cooper, Weaton, Cruz, Wright, Jenkins, etc) all will get a chance to show out. I figure 2-3 of them warrant another offer, hopefully one safety shows they are starter capable with high upside out of Jackson, Houston-Carson, Hall, and Bush. Shaheen and Cohen get to settle and grow into roles, and then we can see if McPhee, Houston, and Young can stay healthy/productive (if not we know a major point to focus on in FA/draft).

 

While I don't think Pace wants to risk wasting more development on Fox after making the deal for Trubisky, this is a year where Fox might make some noise and get another job helping rebuild a bottomfeeder team again. Like Denver, to take the next step, a better HC will be needed (especially for Trubisky). Maybe Fangio gets his shot as an interim HC if Fox doesn't do well, who knows. But this is a roster that has some talent and I think will prove to have only a few holes by season's end. That will be the big factor for Pace this year, as having the young QB, a team with minimal holes, a ton of cap flexibility, and a GM who is going to want to spend to win and secure his own job for the next several years all add up to being a hell of a coaching opportunity. As long as there isn't a Trestman over Arians ordeal, this season could really set the Bears up to make a significant jump next season.

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