Listening to the Bears talk defense every Thursday during the season can easily become monotonous. They don't change what they do, have no plans to change and they tell you so.
He is 37 years old, not especially mobile and really playing primarily because the Tennessee Titans No. 1 draft choice is hurt.
Ugly wins count as well as pretty ones and the Bears kept a two-step NFC North lead on Green Bay with their come-from-behind win over Carolina while Minnesota also lost.
With Green Bay and Minnesota winning, the Bears cannot give any ground vs. the Detroit Lions in the division, one of only two with three of four winning records (NFC South).