Roster decisions were made, with the Bears keeping the expected six linebackers.
Defensively, in Thursday night 33-13 exhibition finale in Cleveland, David Bass was in a competition with veteran Austen Lane, Tracy Robertson and 2013 sixth-rounder Cornelius Washington for one —
Marc Trestman and staff have typically held off on announcing lineup changes each week, even in preseason, until the final day or two before each game.
Preseason games are the next step in sorting out who among Jonathan Bostic, Shea McClellin and D.J. Williams would be paired with Lance Briggs.