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Bears DE Austen Lane squarely in mix to be on 'special' team
The Bears' unofficial depth chart for their last preseason game Thursday against the Browns lists Austen Lane as the third defensive end behind A Lamarr Houston.
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In or Out: Bears final roster takes shape
As of this writing the Bears have three more cuts to make before the deadline for rosters to be at 75 players on Tuesday at 3 p.m. CST.
Defense continues to be main focus for Bears
While the Bears' offense is concerned primarily with tweaking and fine-tuning a machine that ran smoothly last season, the defense is working on a major overhaul.
A fine defensive line lifts Bears in preseason opener
Philadelphia, Tucker 8-40, Fluellen 6-25, Sproles 3-11, McCoy 1-0. BEARS, Lynch 7-24, Carey 10-23, Perry 5-17, Clausen 1-16, Ford 5-15, Draughn 1-2, Forte 3- .
Several Bears' backup battles coming into focus
Just past the halfway point in training camp, some of the Bears' position battles for backup roles are beginning to shake out.
Bears Camp Report: Day 6
Safety Adrian Wilson seems to be gaining a level of comfort in Chicago's scheme, which in turn has resulted in the veteran playing somewhat faster.