Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky said

  •  the way his team lost in the playoffs was “kind of heartbreaking.”But he’s in the Pro Bowl and gets to spend the week in Orlando http://www.thebearslockerroom.com/authentic-allen-robinson-jersey , and how awesome is that?According to Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune, Trubisky said he was choosing to be encouraged by being in Orlando with six of his teammates (a seventh and the best of them Khalil Mack opted out because of injury).“It’s tough being out (of the postseason),” Trubisky said. “I did not expect it to come to an end, and how much fun we were having, you never want that to end.“You wish you could still be playing, but you have to stay positive and pick the next best thing, and that’s coming to the Pro Bowl and going to the Super Bowl [as a guest] next week.”Others have taken the loss on Cody Parkey‘s double-doink miss (and subsequent TV appearance which the coach didn’t care for) much harder. And while Trubisky said he’d eventually circle back and assess the season, he was taking a moment to take pride in being part of the NFC’s largest contingent in the all-star game, and that at a pair of his draft classmates (Tarik Cohen and Eddie Jackson) were with him.“People were bashing us,” Trubisky said. “ ‘Who are these guys? Where are they from? Why did we bring them to Chicago?’ And that’s why. We know what type of guys we are Womens Chase Daniel Jersey , how hard we work and the type of talent we have. It’s awesome to see.“It says a lot about the type of people and players Ryan Pace has brought in. It talks about our caliber of talent. People will always underestimate you and give you grades, but we’re here, so nothing they can say now really. We have to keep getting better and enjoy it.”So while it isn’t a Super Bowl, it’s something positive, and Trubisky is latching onto it. The Bear’s Den Open ThreadDenmaster Ken is recovering from surgery (broken ankle) and is unavailable to grab links for you today put together these links while zonked out of post-surgical anesthesia... and he’s not in the mood to re-do the entire thread, so here’s an open Den for you to talk about all things Chicago Bears plus your daily links.Let’s not forget to share the love to our good friends, the Packers Cheezeheads.Bear Down!!!!BEARRRRRSSSS锘縀llis: No, it actually doesn’t make sense for the Bears to trade for Patrick Peterson - NBC Sports Chicago - The Bears already traded for a impact player on defense, remember?Mayer: 3 things that stood out in Week 7 loss - ChicagoBears.com - Senior writer Larry Mayer identifies three things that stood out Sunday in the Bears’ 38-31 loss to the Patriots, including quarterback Mitchell Trubisky’s scrambling ability.Medina: Mitch Trubisky Is Not About Moral Victories: “Close Doesn’t Cut It” - Bleacher Nation - Good wasn’t good enough for Mitch Trubisky.Weidman: Bears ugly performance can motivate change - Our Turf Football - OTFB’s Wanda Wiedman brings up a list of things the Chicago Bears can learn from after their NFL Week 7 matchup against the New England Patriots.5@5: Are Bears Better Than A .500 Team? - 670 The Score - The Mully & Haugh crew debates a five-pack of questions every weekday.Emma: Matt Nagy - Bears’ Running Game Still Figuring Itself Out - 670 The Score - ”You become one-dimensional Bennie Fowler III Jersey , you’re in trouble,” Matt Nagy says.Finley: How Bears fared in Week 7 loss to Patriots - Sun Times - Some weeks are better than others for the Bears. Here’s how three Bears fared in Sunday’s 38-31 home loss to the Patriots:Kane: Matt Nagy sticks with his assessment - Mitch Trubisky ‘played better than most people think’ against the Patriots - Chicago Tribune - If Mitch Trubisky’s final grade from Sunday is in the eye of the beholder, Bears coach Matt Nagy shaded toward focusing on his quarterback’s positives Monday after a meeting with Bill Belichick and Tom Brady that few outsiders predicted the Bears would pull off anyway.Wiederer: Bears coach Matt Nagy explains not taking an end-zone shot on the final play of the first half - Chicago Tribune - The Bears chose not to throw a pass into the end zone on the final play of Sunday's first half against the Patriots. On Sunday afternoon and again on Monday, coach Matt Nagy detailed his thought process on the odd sequence.Biggs: It's unfair to blame Jordan Howard alone for the sluggish running game - Chicago Tribune - In reviewing Sunday's 38-31 loss to the Patriots, the offensive line is at fault for ongoing struggles in the running game, making it unfair to pin criticism solely on Jordan Howard. And Mitch Trubisky was far too inaccurate in his passing.Brad Biggs' 10 thoughts on the Bears' 38-31 loss to the Patriots - Chicago Tribune - Brad Biggs offers his 10 thoughts after the Bears came up short in a 38-31 loss to the Patriots. Was coach Matt Nagy too positive about quarterback Mitch Trubisky? The QB sure showed off great wheels rushing for 81 yards. Special teams stunk, Trey Burton was rock solid, and much more.Wiederer: After an up-and-down performance, Mitch Trubisky nails it: 'Close doesn't cut it' - Chicago Tribune - Chicago Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky mixed moments of brilliance with head-scratching mistakes Sunday in a 38-31 loss to the New England Patriots. Now Trubisky and the Bears have to get back up with an understanding that they still have 10 games and a boatload of experiences ahead.Bear Download podcast: Bears lose in all 3 phases to Patriots - Chicago Tribune - Rich and Dan break down the Bears' 38-31 loss to the Patriots in Week 7 from the Soldier Field press level: A big-picture perspective (3:30 mark),...Kane & Campbell: Kevin White finally makes a big play http://www.thebearslockerroom.com/authentic-taylor-gabriel-jersey , but it only fuels Bears' frustration - Chicago Tribune - On the final play of the Bears’ 38-31 loss to the Patriots, quarterback Mitch Trubisky let a 54-yard pass rip toward the end zone. Kevin White jumped up in front of two Patriots defenders and came down with the ball at the 1-yard line.Talarico: Bears' Backs Officially Against the Wall After Consecutive Disappointing Games - Da Bears Brothers - After dropping two straight, it will be crucial to see how the Chicago Bears respond to their first real test of adversity.Bears grades: Was the defense *that* bad? - NBC Sports Chicago - The Bears' defense struggled at times on Sunday, and didn't pressure Tom Brady much, but also only allowed 24 points on 10 possessions.Jahns: Five takeaways from the Bears’ 38-31 loss - Sun Times - From the Bears’ game plan against Tom Brady to Khalil Mack playing through injury, here are five observations from Week 7.Bears Matt Nagy doubles down on quarterback Mitch Trubisky - ‘He played better than most people think’ - A self-proclaimed “rep person,” Trubisky thrives on experience. Failure is just as valuable — maybe even more valuable — than success.Finley: Matt Nagy - Why I didn’t try a Hail Mary before halftime - Sun Times - Just because the Bears’ Hail Mary try at the end of Sunday’s game almost worked doesn’t mean that they should have tried the same tack before halftimeFinley: Why did Khalil Mack drop into pass coverage Sunday? - Sun Times - What role did Mack’s injured right ankle play in the decision? Was chasing slippery pass-catchers really easier on his ankle?Morrissey: Bears have a long way to go to be elite - Sun Times - It’s hard to believe that many fans walked out of Soldier Field on Sunday thinking their team was ready to take on the world. Not even close.POLISH SAUSAGECowboys trade 1st-round pick to Raiders for Amari Cooper, break NFL’s trade market - Acme Packing Company - In their desperation, Dallas likely raised NFL teams’ asking prices for big-name players with the trade deadline approaching.KNOW THY ENEMYESPN ranks the Lions’ offensive tackles... 30th in the NFL? - Pride Of Detroit - ESPN has a new stat and it doesn’t make any sense.How big was that win yesterday? - Daily Norseman - If you like playoff predictions and odds, it was a pretty big dealIN CASE YOU MISSED IT ON WINDY CITY GRIDIRONInfante: With hand injury nearly healed Womens Trey Burton Jersey , excuses running out for Leonard Floyd - Windy City Gridiron - Time is running out for the ninth pick in the 2016 draft to pick up the slack.Infante: Bears vs. Patriots - Notes from 38-31 loss - Windy City Gridiron - The Bears fell to 3-3 with their second consecutive loss.Wiltfong: Bears vs. Patriots - Snap counts, stats, and more - Windy City Gridiron - We’ll list out the complete playing time breakdown, and spotlight a few individual and team statistics from the Chicago Bears in their gut-wrenching loss to the New England Patriots.Leming: Week 7 game balls after the first home loss of the year - Windy City Gridiron - For the first time since Week 3, the Bears find themselves out of first place after a second straight loss. Who earned Sunday’s game balls?THE RULESWindy City Gridiron Community Guidelines - SBNation.com - We strive to make our communities open and inclusive to sports fans of all backgrounds. The following is not permitted in comments, FanPosts, usernames or anywhere else in an SB Nation community: Comments, FanPosts or usernames that are intolerant or prejudiced; racial or other offensive epithets; Personal attacks or threats on community members; Gendered insults of any kind; Trolling; Click link for full information.The Bear’s Den Specific Guidelines – The Bear’s Den is a place for Chicago Bears fans to discuss Chicago Bears football, related NFL stories, and general football talk. It is NOT a place to discuss religion or politics or post political pictures or memes Cody Parkey Jersey , and any posts that do this will be deleted and the poster will be admonished. We do not allow comments posted where the apparent attempt is to cause confrontation in the community. We do not allow gender-directed humor or sexual assault jokes. The staff of WCG are the sole arbiters of what constitutes “apparent attempt to cause confrontation”. We do not allow the “calling out” of other members in any way, shape or form. Posts that do this will be deleted on sight. Bottom line, it’s fine to debate about football, but personal jabs and insults are strictly prohibited. Additionally, if you keep beating the same dead horse over and over and fail to heed a moderator’s warning to stop, you will be banned.Click on our names to follow us on Twitter:WCG Contributors: Jeff Berckes; Patti Curl; Eric Christopher Duerrwaechter; Kev H; Sam Householder; Jacob Infante; Aaron Lemming; Andrew Link; Ken Mitchell; Steven Schweickert; Jack Silverstein; EJ Snyder; Lester Wiltfong, Jr.; Robert Zeglinski; Like us on Facebook.WCG CONTRIBUTORS BEARS PODCASTS & STREAMS2 Minute Drill - Website - iTunes - Andrew Link; Steven’s Streaming – Twitch – Steven Schweickert; T-Formation Conversation - Website - iTunes - Lester Wiltfong, Jr.; WCG Radio- Website - Robert Zeglinski