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While the Bears have been dealing with a string of injuries in recent weeks, their opponent on Sunday just suffered a major blow.
Middle linebacker Brian Urlacher already has been declared out of Sundays game against the Minnesota Vikings with his hamstring injury suffered in the Seattle game.
Jared Allen wont be looking over his shoulder or down at his knees any more than usual when he sees the Bears next Sunday.
At the three-quarter pole of a season, absolute numbers by themselves are one thing.