For the second time in the past three preseasons, the Bears will play the defending Super Bowl champions in the much-anticipated third game in their preseason.
Chris Smith (DE), Arkansas
6'1" | 266 lbs.
36 tackles, 11.5 TFL, 8.5 sacks
The drumbeat of signings and re-signings may have softened and even slowed a bit for the Bears in the wake of setting the NFL standard for activity this offseason, but it has anything but stopped.
Against a top-10 rushing defense, Matt Forte started strong with 27 first-quarter yards and finished with 127 for the game, his biggest rushing output of the year and third straight game with 100
The norm is for the defensive line to make plays in front of the linebackers and defensive backs so that running backs in particular are not able to come through to the second and third levels bar