CHICAGO (CBS) — As the Chicago Bears face the daunting challenge of playing the Seattle Seahawks in their home opener, at least Bears backup quarterback Jimmy Clausen “should be sharper” now that he has a week of first-team practice under his belt.

That’s the take of WBBM Bears analyst Tom Thayer, who broke down Sunday’s game with WBBM Newsradio’s Josh Liss on Friday morning.

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Clausen’s likely to get the start for the injured Jay Cutler, who didn’t practice on Thursday.

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Listen to the full interview below.

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