Jarred Allen

Julius Pepper. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: Top 10 NFL Defensive Players

Less than a month from now, the Chicago Bears and the rest of their brethren around the National Football League will be strapping on the pads to prepare for the 2012 season.

CBS Chicago–06/28/2012

Percy Harvin #12 of the Minnesota Vikings of the Minnesota Vikings slips out of the grasp of Julius Peppers #90 of the Chicago Bears  for a touchdown at TCF Bank Stadium on December 20, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Minnesota Vikings

The Bears get another chance to display their “talents” to a national audience this Sunday Night, when they take on the Minnesota Vikings in the “third place in the NFC North” bowl. Will the Bears pick up their first NFC North victory of the season, or will they fall to 0-3 in the division?

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011