Good morning and welcome to Bear Bites, your morning rundown of Chicago Bears news. Read on for much more on Lovie Smith's firing and George McCaskey's thoughts on Jay Cutler.
- The Bears have more work to do beyond firing Lovie Smith. (ESPN Chicago)
- The firing will ripple throughout the locker room. (Chicago Tribune)
- Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau lamented Lovie's firing. (ESPN Chicago)
- Phil Emery doesn't believe Devin Hester will retire. (ESPN Chicago)
- George McCaskey says money isn't a factor in the coaching search. (Chicago Tribune)
- He also says Jay Cutler reminds him of George Halas as a player. (Chicago Sun-Times)