The impact of Lance Briggs being placed on injured reserve late Friday from the groin injury suffered in the win over Tampa Bay probably is considerably less than it might have
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.