Jeremiah Ratliff merits an A+ grade of his own. The veteran D-tackle was a force against the run and boosted the entire defense last week at Atlanta.
Amid a dismal 27-14 loss to the Miami Dolphins, the Bears were left in a complicated state of rage, uncertainty, frustration and nearly every other negative emotion.
Three necessities to a Bears victory against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 6:
One simple fact going against the Atlanta Falcons is that quarterback Matt Ryan, regardless of another simple fact, that the Falcons have an offensive line in shambles, borders on untouchable.
One week ago, in the days leading up to the game in Carolina, Jeremiah Ratliff was cleared to practice on a limited basis, having appeared to navigate the team’s and league’s concussion protocol.