Mike Ditka says Lovie Smith's firing was 'stupid'

Lovie Smith was fired as the Chicago Bears head coach Monday morning, but by Monday evening he had been contacted by four teams about their head coaching vacancies, ESPN reported. It's not clear which of the six other teams that fired their head

The Bears struggled offensively under Lovie Smith — a former defensive coordinator. Eleven different quarterbacks started for Chicago since Smith's first season in 2004 and the Bears' offense has struggled to move the ball, with only the Browns

The Chicago Bears fired coach Lovie Smith after nine seasons on Monday.

Former Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith is interested in the Buffalo Bills, NFL Network reports. Morning take: Smith is a veteran coach with Super Bowl experience. He should get interest from several teams, and Buffalo could be one of those places.

Doc Rivers has always stuck up for fellow members of the coaching community. He's also a Chicago native. So it was doubly hard for him on Monday when he heard that longtime Bears coach Lovie Smith had been sacked.