Linebacker Lance Briggs went through much of the past decade surrounded by a cast of friends that had some changes, but not really that many of his closests.
When Minnesotas Adrian Peterson rushed for 154 yards and two touchdowns last week against the Bears, many were quick to criticize Brian Urlachers replacement, Nick Roach.
The last time Nick Roach was the Bears starting middle linebacker it didnt work out especially well.
At some point the Bears were going to be forced into moving forward without franchise middle linebacker Brian Urlacher. That point may be at hand.
SAN FRANCISCO The hardest part of a blowout loss is sorting out what it says about the defeated, first in the game itself and then about the bigger 16-game picture.