Emma: Bears' Defensive Growth Under Vic Fangio Is Hard To DismissWith friction reported, coach John Fox touted the work of defensive coordinator Fangio. He's got a point.
Emma: Bears Making Progress Toward Their Defensive IdentityThere is still great work to be done for the Bears to become a dominant defense.
Emma: Goldman, Hicks Strengthen Identity Of Bears' Budding DefenseEddie Goldman is in line to return from injury on Sunday in Tampa.
Emma: Bears' Front 7 Key Against Eagles, Rookie Carson Wentz"We have to work together, cohesively as a unit," defensive lineman Akiem Hicks says.
What To Watch For: Bears-BroncosHow will the Bears' offensive line hold up? What can Kevin White bring the team?
Bears Position Preview: Goldman, Hicks Must Lead Defensive Line DisruptionThe Bears built their defensive identity with hopes from disruption up front.
Emma: Bears' Secondary A Primary ConcernThe Bears forced just 17 turnovers last season.
Emma: Bears' Bolstered Defense Will Make The DifferenceThe Bears won't be stuck playing complementary ball this season.
Emma: Goldman, Hicks Want To Be Bears' Wrecking Balls"We can do big things," Eddie Goldman says.
Emma: Danny Trevathan Has New Swagger Spreading Through Bears DefenseFresh off a championship with the Broncos, Trevathan looks to instill a winning culture with the Bears too.
Emma: Akiem Hicks Brings Bears A Physical, Versatile PresenceHicks can play inside and outside on the Bears defensive line.
Emma: Bears' Rebuilding Culture Revealing Itself As A WinnerThe opportunity to win is what's bringing free agents to the Bears.