Jared Allen lost 15 pounds with the illness but is confident he’ll play Sunday.
Allen’s streak of 113 consecutive starts has been snapped.
Plus, Chris Conte says Sunday is “just another” game.
Both teams want to establish a running game, but will they eschew it for the pass?
Also, Aaron Kromer says the Bears won’t run the ball out of an obligation to be balanced.
Rookie defensive tackles Ego Ferguson and Will Sutton will have greater responsibility.
“I hated it,” longtime teammates Lance Briggs said.
From so many perspectives, this Bears win felt like it may have mattered.
Against a complex running scheme with a mobile quarterback, each Bear must do his job.
Matt Forte was really good. The pass rush wasn’t.
Briggs being slow, Conte being bad, Jay still being Jay, Tucker coaching — we have it all.
With the season starting in five days, all we’ve seen from the Bears is drama and subpar play.
On a defense with questions, Young will be tasked with getting to the quarterback.
Jay Cutler rates as the 12th-best Chicago Bear.
It all came down to a Jordan Palmer completion.
Bears backup quarterback Jordan Palmer rallied the Chicago Bears to a 20-19 preseason victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night.
These will keep you entertained.
Chicago still has questions to answer entering its second preseason game.
Jared Allen hopes to see his first game action as a Bear tonight.
“The depth chart is just a starting point,” defensive coordinator Mel Tucker says.