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1983 Chicago Bears

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Record: 8-8-0, Finished 3rd in NFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 311 points (19.4/g), 20th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 301 points (18.8/g), 5th.
 Differential of 10 points (0.6/g), 12th.
 Expected W-L: 8.3-7.7.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 8-6-2

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +2 (0.1/g), 12th.

Simple Rating System: Total -1.1, Offense: -2.5, Defense: 1.5, SoS: -1.7, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Mike Ditka(8-8-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Ed Hughes
 Defensive Coordinator: Buddy Ryan

Team Executives


 Offensive Scheme: Smashmouth
 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Training Camp: Lake Forest College (Lake Forest, Illinois)

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