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.
The approach of the first preseason game, a game Friday in Soldier Field with the Philadelphia Eagles, means that the Bears will issue their first official depth chart of 2014.
As a rookie, Jon Bostic saw more playing time — appeared in all 16 games — than anticipated after the Bears' defense faced numerous injuries throughout the 2013 campaign.
"I may not be good as good as I once was, but I’m as good once as I ever was.” -- Toby Keith
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — For Jay Cutler the expectations have always been near max-levels. That happens when the Almighty blesses you with a thunderbolt for a right arm.