Brian de la Puente
The Lions defense is tops in the league in points allowed and rushing yards.
New Bear Marc Mariani is the team’s fourth returner in 11 games.
Plus, more on Kyle Fuller’s big September and Ka’Deem Carey’s spin move.
Plus, the Bears need to turn it around at Soldier Field or risk missing the playoffs.
Chicago needs depth after injuries to Matt Slauson and Roberto Garza.
With what lies ahead, we’ll soon discover what Chicago’s made of.
Chris Conte is expected to be part of a rotation at the two safety spots.
Safety Chris Conte received some first-team defense reps, as did linebacker Khaseem Greene.
The offensive line shuffle continues for Chicago.
Three rookies are getting meaningful first-team reps on defense.
Brian de la Puente isn’t playing on a minimum salary benefit deal, so a long-term contract is always in play.
The addition of Brian de la Puente allows for potential changes on the Bears’ offensive line.
The Chicago Bears have signed center Brian de la Puente to a one-year contract.
Jay Cutler crouched down on his knees, his head resting on the turf with his hands on both sides of his helmet as if his ears were ringing. That was after a blindside hit from Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins that was only the beginning of his misery in a 30-13 loss to New Orleans on Sunday.