Rotoworld Senior Football Editor Evan Silva released his positional needs and key free agents for all 32 NFL teams.
What the Bears have and exactly what they need, other than at nose tackle, is fluid. The line overall was respectable but did not play at the level needed for a top defense.
I had an interesting chat with the Comcast SportsNet Bears Pre/Postgame Live crew and the subject was “building blocks,” and whom the Bears have that fit that critical distinction.
The Minnesota Vikings defense that held the Bears to their third-lowest yardage total of the season (305) will be without starting linebacker Anthony Barr (groin, hand) and All-Pro safety Harrison