Members of the Bears’ new D-line had 122 disruptions last year, topping the 71 Chicago’s old core recorded.
Bears fans should have cautious optimism, as Phil Emery had to make moves of some sort.
Williams signed a one-year deal and could be in line to start at middle linebacker.
Williams played in six games before getting hurt last year.
From Julius Peppers’ future to retaining Mel Tucker to free agency, here’s the latest Bears news.
It’s a fall-back plan, but Shea McClellin has the versatility the Bears are looking for at linebacker.
The defensive scheme, Shea McClellin and contract negotiations will be topics of note Thursday.
Illinois head basketball coach John Groce is certainly making waves in the recruiting process.
When you’ve lost two defensive tackles for the season and have missed a third for two straight games, it’s fair to wonder if you still have enough available talent on your defensive line.
With a few extra days to rest and recuperate, Charles Tillman and Stephen Paea both should be ready to return to the lineup for the Bears’ next game against the Redskins on Sunday.
The Bears may have lost another key defensive player for the season.
The Bears played a ton of nickel Sunday, leaving their middle linebacker off the field.
Every Monday during the season, Adam Hoge reviews the game from the previous day and highlights the best and worst performances while also providing some observations.
Jon Bostic never really had a chance to start against the Bengals.
Bears head coach Marc Trestman was not ready to name his starting middle linebacker Thursday, but his defensive signal caller went ahead and did it himself.
Despite missing all four preseason games with a calf injury, all signs point to linebacker D.J. Williams playing Sunday in the regular season opener against the Bengals.
The Bears got some good news Tuesday when linebacker D.J. Williams returned to the practice field for at least the limited portion open to the media.
As expected, most of the Bears’ key players will not play at all Thursday night against the Browns in the preseason finale.
Rookie linebacker Jon Bostic has made quite a first impression.
Jonathan Scott and D.J. Williams sat out the limited portion of practice that was open to the media.