Lovie Smith has broken barriers in his career as a coach. He was the first African-American coach for the Chicago Bears, and made history when he and Tony Dungy coached the Super Bowl in 2006.
Football in Chicago isn't always pretty. But Chicagoans like a gritty, smash mouth style. NBC Chicago's Bears blog is much the same, rough around the edges but thrilling every time. Follow along for colorful coverage of your favorite NFC North squad.