As Lance Briggs ran into the locker room with teammates after Sunday’s 28-20 win over the San Francisco 49ers, he bellowed two words (well, one, actually): “DE-fense.”
He didn’t have the best of days – no Bear did when the result is a 23-20 opening-day loss – but Chris Conte is officially the Bears’ starting free safety again, based on the depth chart released b
In the aftermath of the Bears’ 23-20 to the Buffalo Bills, Willie Young suddenly had had enough nitpicking problems: “Maybe one guy was out of his gap,” the defensive end said.
Nerve-wracking. But in the end, satisfying.