With the return to practice of Shea McClellin from a broken hand suffered in practice before the New York Jets game, the Bears have a “problem” at linebacker.
Lance Briggs wasn't well enough to play in Sunday's Bears win over the Falcons in Atlanta.
But the victory made him happy enough to get up and dance.
This time a year ago, the Bears were no worse off than they were on Sunday in Atlanta.
Being without the top four linebackers on the depth chart adds a difficulty factor for the Bears’ or any defense.