A goal of every defensive effort is to turn an opposing offense one-dimensional, usually by taking away the run game and in the process “earn” the right to rush the passer.
Left tackle Jermon Bushrod, limited in practice on Wednesday with a knee issue, was held out of practice altogether on Thursday, with Michael Ola spending some time working at left tackle.
Aaron Rodgers was being sacked three times on average per game before Sunday.
The mission statement has never changed, not from Bart Starr to Don Majikowski on through Brett Favre and now Aaron Rodgers: “Getting after this guy,” said defensive end Willie Young, who faced Ro
Shea McClellin had his best game as a pro in the Bears’ first game against the Green Bay Packers last year.