Andy Dalton has gotten overshadowed, unfairly perhaps. There was Colin Kaepernick, a second-round pick in the 2011 draft, dashing about and getting his San Francisco 49ers into a Super Bowl.
Former Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher said this week that his team faked injuries to get stoppages of play against no-huddle or fast-moving offenses.
Lovie Smith is gone. Brian Urlacher is gone. So is defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli.
The Bears reduced their roster to the requisite 53 players late Saturday afternoon, with few real surprises but a couple of impressive stories, particularly on the offensive an