The Bears lost linebacker Lance Briggs last season for an extended period with a fractured shoulder.
The Bears’ 20-19 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars was marked by improved play by linebackers Jonathan Bostic and McClellin, according to coach Marc Trestman after his review o
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.
The Bears haven’t shuffled linebackers to the degree they have safeties this offseason and training camp, but it is a position group with multiple moving parts.
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. – The situation didn’t appear serious at the time and may not be — seven-time Pro Bowl linebacker Lance Briggs finishing a play and coming off walking gingerly on his left leg.