Tag: Mel Tucker

Defensive Coordinator Vic Fangio Is A Great Hire For The Chicago Bears

Defensive Coordinator Vic Fangio Is A Great Hire For The Chicago Bears
The Chicago Bears hired a seasoned defensive coordinator on Tuesday in Vic Fangio, according to CBS Sports. Fangio replaces Mel Tucker, who led the Bears to two of the worst seasons in franchise history as they ranked 30th overall in 2013 and 2014. Fangio chose the Bears over Washington who interviewed him for their defensive... Read more »

Bears made the right decision by retaining defensive coordinator Mel Tucker

Bears made the right decision by retaining defensive coordinator Mel Tucker
The Chicago Bears defense ranked at the bottom of the NFL in 2013, but the man in charge of it, Mel Tucker, will get a chance to coach the unit for a second consecutive season. After allowing the most points (478), total yards (6,313) and rushing yards (2,583) in franchise history, the Bears opted to... Read more »

Final Thoughts: Things Look Bad, But Luckily The Bye Week Is Here

Final Thoughts: Things Look Bad, But Luckily The Bye Week Is Here
The Chicago Bears are not the same team that they were last year. Or even the year before. Or even the previous years before that. Without defensive minded head coach Lovie Smith and tough defensive line coach Rod Marinelli, this defense isn’t even close to what it once was. The 41 points were the most... Read more »
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