Jonathan Bostic


The defense was still without Jonathan Bostic (back) and Lance Briggs (ribs), two of their top four linebackers, but the unit had Shea McClellin back on the strong-side a


When Lance Briggs was out for seven games last season with a fractured shoulder, then-rookie Khaseem Greene was thrust into the lineup for four of those lost Briggs starts, wit


The returns of Jonathan Bostic from a back strain, Lance Briggs from a rib injury suffered in Carolina and D.J.


With the return to practice of Shea McClellin from a broken hand suffered in practice before the New York Jets game, the Bears have a “problem” at linebacker.


Being without the top four linebackers on the depth chart adds a difficulty factor for the Bears’ or any defense.