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New Bears coach Marc Trestman eager to work with QB Jay Cutler

  • Chicago Bears NFL football team new head coach Marc Trestman poses in the lobby of Halas Hall after being introduced as the teams new head coach during a press conference Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Lake Forest, Ill. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)

    Chicago Bears NFL football team new head coach Marc Trestman poses in the lobby of Halas Hall after being introduced as the teams new head coach during a press conference Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Lake Forest, Ill. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)  (The Associated Press)

  • Chicago Bears NFL football team new head coach Marc Trestman smiles during a press conference at Halas Hall, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Lake Forest,Ill. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)

    Chicago Bears NFL football team new head coach Marc Trestman smiles during a press conference at Halas Hall, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Lake Forest,Ill. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)  (The Associated Press)

  • Chicago Bears NFL football team new head coach Marc Trestman  poses in the lobby of Halas Hall after being introduced during a press conference, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Lake Forest, Ill. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)

    Chicago Bears NFL football team new head coach Marc Trestman poses in the lobby of Halas Hall after being introduced during a press conference, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Lake Forest, Ill. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)  (The Associated Press)

Marc Trestman says he has one of the best jobs in sports now that he's the head coach of the Chicago Bears.

Trestman emphasized at his introductory news conference Thursday the urgency to win now. He also says he can't wait to "get my hands" on quarterback Jay Cutler.

Trestman was hired Wednesday to replace the fired Lovie Smith after the Bears missed the playoffs for the fifth time in six seasons. He spent the past five years as the head coach of the CFL's Montreal Alouettes, winning two championships, and was a longtime NFL assistant.