For the fourth straight game the Bears without two starting offensive linemen, with left tackle Jermon Bushrod (ankle, knee) and center Roberto Garza inactive.
The consequences of injuries on the Bears’ offensive line have not been dire but they have been apparent.
The knee and ankle injuries suffered by Jermon Bushrod will sideline the Bears’ veteran left tackle against the Carolina Panthers, the first game he has missed since 2009 with the New Orleans Sain
With left tackle Jermon Bushrod out of the Carolina game, Michael Ola
The Bears already have lost a center and left guard from their starting lineup because of ankle injuries already this season.