When the Bears take the field for the team’s third preseason game tonight in Oakland, head coach Marc Trestman will be making his first trip to the “Black Hole” in almost 10 years.
The organization went into free agency for a complete makeover of the line to center Roberto Garza’s left (tackle Jermon Bushrod, guard Matt Slauson) and used two of its first four draft choices t
Brandon Marshall needs no introduction. He may, however, need an introduction to an offense not centered around him, which most have been in his NFL tenure.
Running backs Matt Forte and Michael Bush combined for 107 yards on 17 carries vs. San Diego in addition to Bush and fullback Tony Fiammetta being targeted on two passes.
Due to the NFL's policy, the Bears-Raiders preseason game Friday night in Oakland will be blacked out locally.