Lance Briggs’ ankle injury will keep him out of today’s game vs. Seattle.  Brian Iwuh will start in his place at WLB.  For Iwuh, this will be his 4th career start and 1st for the Bears.  In Briggs’ career, he has played in 111 of 115 games.

Other inactives:  Todd Collins is the designated 3rd Quarterback, so it’s official, Caleb Hanie has been promoted to #2.  Major Wright is still recovering from a Hamstring injury. Josh Moore, Kahlil Bell, Charles Grant and Marcus Harrison are healthy scratches.  Roberto Garza had a scope on his knee, he will not suit up, Chris Williams will start for him at left guard.  After two weeks of being inactive, Dez Clark will suit up against the Seahawks.