Calvin Johnson is never an easy cover under the best of circumstances but the Bears’ defense of him was not anywhere in the area of “best.”
The Fuller family will have a pretty big plate in front of them this Thanksgiving. Literally and figuratively.
The Bears will face the Lions with only a handful of the defensive starters who lost twice to Detroit last season (Chris Conte, Tim Jennings, Stephen Paea).
Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell minced no words in assessing his offense this season, that there is no area in which his offense has a comfort zone.
Jordan Mills, out since the Green Bay game with a rib strain, is expected to be back at right tackle for the Detroit Lions game on Thursday.