Good morning and welcome to Bear Bites, your morning rundown of Chicago Bears news which is quite fitting for a gray Monday. Read on for more about the Bears' loss, how it affects their playoff chances, and what the Vikings thought of Brandon Marshall.
- The Bears must win out. What happens if they don't? (ESPN Chicago)
- Under Lovie Smith, the Bears have never been a stretch team. (Chicago Sun-Times)
- The Packers can clinch the NFC North with a win against Chicago on Sunday. (Chicago Tribune)
- Viking Antoine Winfield said Brandon Marshall is the best receiver in the game. (CSN Chicago)
- But the Bears receivers still let the win slip through their fingers. (Chicago Sun-Times)
- Jay Cutler flopped in the clutch. (Chicago Tribune)