Jared Allen knows something about leaders and what it takes to be a winner.
Coach Marc Trestman decided at the start of the season he wouldn't have permanent captains, so who should the Bears turn to now that they're at a 3-4 record?
The last time they were together on a practice field actually practicing together was Sept.
One of the true positives of the lurching start to the season has been the play of Brian de la Puente filling in at center while Roberto Garza recovers from a high-ankle sprain
Lance Briggs was walking around gingerly after the loss to the Carolina Panthers. D.J. Williams was dealing with a sore neck.