With the exception of a 44-yard scramble by quarterback Blaine Gabbert, Bears linebackers adjusted to some early 49ers passing underneath and held the 49ers to 77 rushing yards other than Gabbert’
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In the days before Thursday’s throwdown against the Green Bay Packers, Bears defensive linemen and linebackers got together for a talk.
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Games, and seasons, have turning points.
The line put some pressure on first-time starter Brock Osweiler with three sacks in the span of 12 plays in the first quarter (one superseded by a Denver face-mask penalty).