The Bears went into Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions, in Soldier Field, with a chance to take a major step toward the playoffs.
By: Tony Andracki, Scott Krinch and Mark Strotman
The Bears played themselves squarely back into more than just contention in the NFC North division.
The Bears sent a number of signals late Saturday when they agreed on a one-year contract (at this point basically a half-year deal) with four-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Jay
Cornerback Charles Tillman, who was unable to finish the Washington and New Orleans games and missed the New York Giants game with a knee problem, returned to practice on a limited basis