The Bears will face the Lions with only a handful of the defensive starters who lost twice to Detroit last season (Chris Conte, Tim Jennings, Stephen Paea).
One struggling, ineffective Bears team entered the locker room at Soldier Field on Sunday down at halftime to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and a completely different, fired up group exited to begin th
It's the day that has been circled on Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith's calendar for a long time.
In 12 Bears seasons, Lance Briggs has rarely pointed fingers of blame. He has generally pointed the thumb instead, meaning at himself.