Bears Without Top Four Linebackers Against FalconsBostic and Williams join Briggs and McClellin on the inactive list.
Bears LB Lance Briggs Ruled Out For SundayThe Bears' linebacking corps has been hit hard by injury.
Bears Notes: DT Ratliff A Full Participant In PracticeJeremiah Ratliff is recovering from a concussion.
Bears Notes: Linebackers Banged UpBriggs, Williams, Bostic and McClellin all sat out Wednesday's practice.
Joniak's Journal: DT Ferguson Making Big StridesPlus, Charles Tillman's season-ending injury is having a tickle-down effect.
Durkin's Preview: Bears Look To Capitalize At CarolinaComing off tough losses, both teams are looking to get back on track.
Bears Notes: Allen Back In Pads After Pneumonia BoutJared Allen lost 15 pounds with the illness but is confident he'll play Sunday.
Durkin: 'Next Play' Mentality Benefits Bears' Young SecondaryThe Bears will rely on Kyle Fuller to be a playmaker, Lance Briggs says.
Bears Notes: McClellin Ruled Out Against PackersShea McClellin (hand) won't practice this week, and his status is "week to week."
Bears Notes: Injuries Piling Up In SecondaryAt one point, Chicago turned to rookie Brock Vereen and newly signed Ahmad Dixon at safety.
Bernstein: Young Bears Defenders Key Crazy WinKyle Fuller, Will Sutton, Ego Ferguson and Co. are making names for themselves.
Bears Await Word On Tillman's Triceps Injury"I hated it," longtime teammates Lance Briggs said.
Joniak: Keys to Bears-49ersChicago's mindset is as important as anything.
Joniak's Journal: Bears' Morgan, Mundy Remember Fear On 9/11Josh Morgan's mother was among those working in the Pentagon on 9/11.
Durkin: Briggs, Bears Out To Prove Doubters Wrong"We’re going to be as successful as we want, we have that much talent," Lance Briggs says.