Chicago Bears you can and cannot trust in the fantasy playoffs

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The Chicago Bears struggles are going to affect fantasy owners

The Chicago Bears‘ struggles couldn’t be coming at the worst time for fantasy owners. Strip away the gut-wrenching loss to the Detroit Lions in Week 13 — probably better not to talk about it — it’s too easy to focus on a team that should be winning, but instead, it’s time to focus on which fantasy options you can trust in Chicago moving into Week’s 14, 15 and 16.

There are some league formats that run their fantasy playoffs through Week 17. My advice is to either change that ruling in your league or to find a new league in general. You don’t deserve to have your stud players resting just because your commissioner wants that extra week. Teams are likely resting starters at that point to prepare them for the playoffs…unless you’re the Bears of course.

Do you know the song “Renegade” featuring Jay-Z and Eminem? You will need to do what Marshall Mathers says and, “swallow the truth grin and bear it,” because the truth of the matter is we’re not excited to start Bears players, but sometimes it’s our only option.

Let’s get started.