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Turnovers Tell the Tale for Packers, Bears

QB Aaron Rodgers (Doug Pensinger/Getty)

While Green Bay is 21-3 when it doesn't turn it over under Mike McCarthy, the Bears lead the NFL in takeaways under Lovie Smith. Through two weeks of this season, one team has clearly taken better care of the football, a fact that might be pivotal on Sunday.

The Green Bay Packers lost the turnover battle 2-1 in their loss at Chicago in Week 3 last season. They lost the game, too. The Packers and Bears finished in a 2-2 deadlock in turnovers in the Week 17 game at Lambeau Field. The Packers won. The Packers won the turnover battle 3-2 in their win at Chicago in the NFC Championship Game. They won the game, too. Turnovers — specifically, giveaways...

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