Thursday's top headlines:
Three-fifths of the offensive line was “off” on Wednesday, with tackle Jordan Mills being held out by the training staff to give his surgically repaired right foot a rest.
Rookie kicker Pat O’Donnell, the only punter drafted this year, by the Bears in the sixth round, has been making an impression ever since his first punt in rookie minicamp, which boomed into the W
For much of the past decade, Lance Briggs has been an every-down linebacker, paired with Brian Urlacher not only in the nickel unit but even in the dime package because of his athleticism.
As one former Bears head coach intoned, the past is for cowards and losers.