Halas Intrigue, Episode 139: The Bears have a new QB, but will it matter?

Mitch Trubisky is officially back and will start against the Packers.

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Mitch Trubisky is once again the Bears’ starting quarterback.

Mitch Trubisky is once again the Bears’ starting quarterback.

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Patrick Finley, Jason Lieser and Mark Potash break down the Bears’ switch to Mitch Trubisky and make their picks for the Packers game.

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