defensive line


Before Phil Emery got to work gutting the Bears' defensive line in free agency, he and Mel Tucker brought in some experienced coaching specialists.


This is the first in a series looking back at the Bears' 2013 season, by position.


Julius Peppers was dominant early and had one of his better games of the season, leading defensive linemen with seven tackles, one for loss and was all over the field.


No group has been hit harder with injuries than the defensive line, which was going against the New York Giants with two undrafted rookie free agents (end David Bass, tackle Zach Minter) and a sta


Julius Peppers took a fumble 42 yards for a clinching touchdowns and Henry Melton recovered a fumble before suffering a serious knee injury.