The Bears defense has gone to sleep this week with visions of Adrian Peterson in its collective head. That may not be its sole cause for concern, however.
The state of Brian Urlacher now, a month from now, a year from now is the dominant story line through the Bears right now. It shouldnt be.
Right tackle Jonathan Scott is a relative newcomer but he cut to a painful core reality after Sundays 20-17 overtime loss to the Seattle Seahawks:
Stop Lynch, stop Seattlenot necessarily; rookie QB Wilson the real worry
Defensive players measure performance by a variety of standards: a shutout, takeaways, sacks, and of course just wins.