One initial overarching specific issue is that the 2015 Bears have not solved their issues at right tackle, and Saturday’s performances only appeared to amplify rather than clarify the situation.
The defense was discouraging enough as Andy Dalton and A.J. McCarron led the Bengals on long touchdown drives sandwiched between a three-and-out.
Eddie Royal, the last of the top four receivers on the Bears’ preseason depth chart, made it a foursome on Wednesday as the veteran wideout was out of practice with a hip injury.
The health of the Bears will only really matter on Sept. 13 when the Green Bay Packers materialize in Soldier Field.
INDIANAPOLIS – After a three-and-out and field-goal drive on two possessions in last week’s win over the Miami Dolphins, the No.