Baffoe: Bears' Season Isn't Over … Unless They Lose SundayKeep the faith, but be ready to acknowledge the end could be near for the Bears.
Bernstein: Bears Panic On Sale Here!Briggs being slow, Conte being bad, Jay still being Jay, Tucker coaching -- we have it all.
Durkin's Preview: Bills Tailor-Made Foe For Bears' OpenerIt's only Week 1, but Chicago needs to take care of business to reach its lofty goals.
Bernstein: Don't Screw This Up, BearsWith the season starting in five days, all we've seen from the Bears is drama and subpar play.
Emma: Bears 'Still Growing' Halfway Through Preseason"You're just trying to make sure you have more good days than bad days," D.J. Williams says.
Preseason Opener Could Give Clues About Bears' D"The depth chart is just a starting point," defensive coordinator Mel Tucker says.
Bears Notes: Fight Brings Practice To Early EndMartellus Bennett slammed Kyle Fuller to the ground after taking issue with an aggressive tackle.
Tucker Has Chance To Make Mark On Bears' Defense"It's a 'we' thing," Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker says.
Emma: Allen Hopes To Key A Bears’ Turnaround On DefenseWhen you play defense with a good offense, it makes it fun,” Jared Allen says.
Yes, Of Course Phil Emery Uses Lil Wayne To Inspire His StaffYou can listen to the podcast of Phil Emery on the Mully and Hanley Show in full here.
Podcast: Phil Emery On With Mully & HanleyEmery addressed Brandon Marshall, Mel Tucker and why CBs are so valuable, among other things.
Durkin: Bears Post-Draft DigestDan Durkin address what we've learned, including Chicago's preference of building a defense front to back.
Durkin: Breaking Down Where Mel Tucker's Blitz Schemes Have Gone WrongThe Bears will soon discover if the poor pass rush outputs of Mel Tucker's defenses are a result or minimal talent or poor scheme.
Spiegel: Phil Emery Has Blown Bears Fans AwayBy signing Jared Allen, the Bears have options all over the defensive line.
Holmes: Good Offense Is Not Enough For BearsEven an average defense would do wonders for the Bears, but it will take more to compete for the big prize.