Craig Steltz


Right guard Kyle Long was in pads for the first time this training camp, taking part in the individual drills with his position group but not the team sessions.


As expected, Bears safety Chris Conte won't be ready to start training camp with the team.


A focus of the weeks of training camp and preseason will be the Bears’ search for someone to replace Devin Hester to handle their returns.


Before Major Wright and Chris Conte held down the safety spots the past two seasons, those two starting positions had been a revolving door for more than a decade.


M.D. Jennings wasn’t even drafted by the Green Bay Packers, so in that sense, he beat the odds by making the team three years ago.