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Lovie needs to sit down and tell Martz, "Listen, Mike, it was a good try, but it's not working out. You are doing nowhere near as well as expected, and your crazy system is causing the downfall of our team. Thanks for trying."
Martz's offense just isn't panning out. In his first season as the Bears offensive coordinator, the Bears were 21st in points and 30th in yards. This year they are not much better ranking 18th in points and 21st in yards.
Martz has also managed to run the Bears' best receiver, Greg Olsen, out of town because he didn't fit in Martz's system. He also brought in the Bears No.1 wide receiver Roy Williams who has been a predicable bust.
Mike Martz had a great run in St. Louis, but that was with a Hall of Fame quarterback, running back and two wide receivers in Kurt Warner, Marshall Faulk, Issac Bruce and Tory Holt. Anyone could have looked like a genius with those weapons.
Honestly Martz is a good offensive coordinator, but he just is not the right fit with the Bears' pieces. The Bears' front office set Martz up to fail by hiring him and not giving him the pieces to run his offense.
But Martz still tried to force the Bears to be the players he had in St. Louis instead of using the pieces he inherited. He has not allowed the players to utilize their strengths, and it has failed horribly.
If Lovie is smart he will get rid of Martz as soon as possible, because he is putting Lovie's job in jeopardy as well as his own.