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Preview: McCown more than typical backup

Josh McCown (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

An injury to Jay Cutler gave Josh McCown a chance and his numbers have actually been better. But, overall, the Bears are team limping to the finish with injuries on defense.

When the Vikings met the Chicago Bears in Week 2, they had a chance to make a statement that would alter the course of both of their seasons. The Vikings had the Bears on the ropes in the fourth quarter, but Jay Cutler rallied the Bears for a last-second 31-30 win that sent both of their seasons in opposite directions. But, this time around, the Bears are a much different team and possibly... Recommended Stories