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Never a better time to 'Beat the Packers'

They were among the first words out of Lovie Smith’s mouth seven years and two days ago.

He didn’t believe in re-building, he told Chicago as he accepted the job and became the 13th head coach in Chicago Bears history. His new team was going for the division title and the Super Bowl trophy.

But his first goal: ‘Beat the Packers’.

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