by Matt Snyder
After blowing a chance at the postseason -- apparently one in which they could have dominated, considering the Cardinals and Eagles are in the NFC Championship game -- by not being able to cover Andre Johnson, the Bears went on a firing spree. Three defensive positional coaches were canned.
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Today, they have completed their stable by hiring Jon Hoke as their defensive backs coach. Remember, Rod Marinelli now has the line, and today the Bears announced defensive coordinator, Bob Babich, will also take on the duty of being the linebackers coach.
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