The Bears released Jeremiah Ratliff last week after the veteran tackle showed up to Halas Hall in no condition to work and got into a heated exchange with GM Ryan Pace.
The release of Jeremiah Ratliff left a void in the defense of the Bears.
The Bears and the rest of the NFL live by necessity according to the next-man-up personnel philosophy. Player injured? Next man up. Player cut? Next man up.
It's no secret that former Bears head coach Marc Trestman didn't exactly run a tight ship during his two-year tenure in Chicago.
John Fox declined to elaborate on any of the circumstances surrounding the Bears’ abrupt release of Jeremiah Ratliff last week, but the Bears coach acknowledged that Lake Forest police were called