The perfect preseason test for the Bears quickly turned into the perfect nightmare.
If you're going to find out how good you are, you'd might as well play the best. In their house.
Jared Allen isn't used to missing sacks.
Bend, but don't break.
It wasn't disastrous, but the Bears first-team defense certainly bent in a 20-19 preseason victory to the Jacksonville Jaguars at Soldier Field on Thursday night.