From un-scouted looks to sticky coverage, here are 5 areas of focus for Bears with Patriots looming
Bears Q&A: Do future opponents have a template for slowing the pass rush? Why has Jordan Howard fallen out of favor?
by: Brad Biggs — Chicago Tribune 11h
Brad Biggs answers your Bears questions weekly. Do future opponents have a template to slow the pass rush after the loss to the Dolphins? Why not throw the ball before Cody Parkey's missed field goal? Lots of Jordan Howard questions and much more.
Were Bears’ defensive struggles Sunday just a blip? Tom Brady and the Patriots will help the evaluation
by: The Associated Press — Boston Herald 11h
Bears safety Eddie Jackson said he is “100 percent” certain Sunday’s second-half defensive performance in a 31-28 overtime loss to the Dolphins was a “blip,” an outlier that doesn’t change what the unit ultimately will be this year.That sentiment will be.
Were the Bears’ defensive struggles Sunday just a blip? Tom Brady and the Patriots will help the evaluation
by: Colleen Kane — Chicago Tribune 17 Oct
The time for brooding over the Bears defense's poor performance already had passed Tuesday as the unit readies for the Patriots and Tom Brady.
by: Cam Ellis — NBC Sports Chicago 16 Oct
It's fine. Everything's fine. IT'S FINE.
by: NBC Sports Chicago — Yahoo Sports 16 Oct
The Bears' defense is, indeed, better than what they showed on Sunday, as evidenced by Albert Wilson's catch-and-run 75-yard touchdown.
by: Mark Potash — Chicago Sun-Times 16 Oct
The Bears were particularly unbowed by the poor performance, almost emphatic that the Dolphins loss didn’t change a thing.
by: John Owning — The Score 16 Oct
It was a bountiful harvest in Week 6 for those who sift through game tape to find quality defensive line play.A few defensive linemen still stood out above the others. Let’s examine the defensive line standouts from Week 6.Defensive Lineman of the Week:..
by: Bryan Perez — USA Today: Bears Wire 16 Oct
Akiem Hicks came close to making good on his promise to destroy the Miami Dolphins in Week 6. He single-handedly gave the Chicago Bears life with his miraculous forced fumble on Kenyan Drake at the…
by: N/A — Pro Football Focus 16 Oct
Khalil Mack doesn't deserve all the love in the Windy City, as Chicago Bears defensive interior Akiem Hicks is proving to be one of the NFL's best defenders through Week 6.
by: Lorin Cox — NBC Sports Chicago 16 Oct
Akiem Hicks made the Pro Football Focus Team of the Week following his strong game against the Dolphins
by: associated press — The Journal Times 16 Oct
LAKE FOREST – Go back and watch the Bears' 31-28 overtime loss to the Dolphins a few times, rewind critical plays as many times as you need to, and you’ll