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Are Bears on upswing with youth, or is that wishful thinking?

The youth movement has been up and running at Halas Hall for three seasons and while the Bears don’t have a lot to show for it, Sunday’s blowout of the Bengals did more than change the mood in the building for a week. It sparked hope that perhaps the franchise is showing signs that good times are...

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