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Bears bereft of leadership and victories
Bears bereft of leadership and victories

When Brandon Marshall attempted to insert himself into the Bears leadership void Sunday, you couldn't help but think of poor old Carlos Zambrano. The volatile former Cubs pitcher once mistook confrontation for leadership too. It didn't work out well for him or his team. Marshall can comfort himself with the knowledge his locker room antics were brushed off with a "Manny being Manny'' shrug from teammates. Coach Marc Trestman metaphorically shoved a couple of fingers in his ears and made a long, loud humming noise. Management and ownership remain in seclusion at an undisclosed location. In short, the Bears head into the stretch turn at 3-4 staring into a 3-5 abyss...

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