Every so often it’s just part of the job for an NFL safety to deliver a huge hit on an opponent running or attempting to catch a football. It’s just the deal.
The Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers both won on Sunday to move to 5-2, meaning a two-game edge on the Bears with nine games to play.
Ryan Tannehill produced his career-best game with a 123.6 rating off of 25-for-32 passing for 277 yards and two touchdowns.
The defense was still without Jonathan Bostic (back) and Lance Briggs (ribs), two of their top four linebackers, but the unit had Shea McClellin back on the strong-side a
Amid a dismal 27-14 loss to the Miami Dolphins, the Bears were left in a complicated state of rage, uncertainty, frustration and nearly every other negative emotion.