The Bears will take on the Dallas Cowboys offense with no more than three defensive starters from the unit that took down the Cowboys last season.
Lance Briggs may not be putting on his pads with the Bears again, but that doesn't mean his career in Chicago is over.
It all looked so promising for the Bears at the start of their Thanksgiving battle with the Detroit Lions.
When the Bears placed perennial Pro Bowler Lance Briggs on injured reserve, the obvious reality was that a torch at linebacker was in fact being passed.
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