A trip to Dallas and immortality on the line, four cold weather franchises known for hard hitting defenses took to the field in frigid mid-January temps. The result—ugly if intense football and a matchup between franchises known for dynasties past come two weeks.
The NFC clash – or “The Game of the Century,” as it was referred to on the El trains of Chicago all week – won’t be remembered as a crowning achievement, at least in the Second City. Instead Chicago faithful will remember January 22 as the day they faithful gave up on Jay Cutler as the savior of their franchise. Cutler submitted meekly to the blitz schemes of the Green Bay pass rush, before being pulled with a knee injury that earned the ire of the NFL Twitterverse, accusing Jay of playing soft