The Bears slipped to 2-3 after their loss to the Carolina Panthers in Week 5, and linebacker Lance Briggs admits they let one get away.
The continuing and growing issue of penalty flags materially affecting both game times and outcomes has been escalating from the beginning of the preseason.
Beset with injury issues, the linebacker group played a generally without the embarrassments of numerous other areas.
Willie Young closed down too soon on a read-option by Newton, allowing the quarterback outside and to pitch to his tailback for a 14-yard gain.
No. 1 Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams has not practiced this week because of an ankle injury in a Week 4 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. No.