They weren’t playing Tom Brady or Aaron Rodgers as they have been the past two weeks but Bears defensive backs were effective when they needed to be and held the Minnesota Vikings to only seven pl
Pressure on rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater was the best by the front four since the attacking of Atlanta’s Matt Ryan.
Sometimes being humiliated can have an upside.
Coming off a record-setting stretch of futility, it'd be easy to assume the Bears defense would be satisfied with Sunday's showing against the Vikings.
For all of the attention focused on the failings of the Chicago offense, the defense has managed exactly one takeaway in the past three games (that with the Bears trailing 35-0 in Green Bay), and