The Chicago Bears recognized an issue with their front seven from last year and they acted to rectify it this offseason. They not only went all in on the linebacker position in both free agency and the 1st round of the draft, but they drafted and utilized free agency to bolster the big fellas up front too.
Check out the latest edition of my Podcast, T Formation Conversation, as I discuss the Bears defensive line.
I hit on the the projected starters, the projected 53 man roster and possible breakout stars among the group. I also reference a Tweet I sent out over the weekend while I was re-watching the last Bears game and you can see that here.
#Bears DL Jonathan Bullard with a quick first step again and again and again pic.twitter.com/U2tyO3bejW— Lester A Wiltfong Jr (@wiltfongjr) August 21, 2016
For more on the Bears D-Line you can check out these recent Windy City Gridiron articles and be sure to vote in the accompanying poll.
For my 53 man roster prediction after the New England Patriots preseason game click here.
I looked at a couple of bubble d-linemen from the Phil Emery era right here.
For first attempt at projecting a 53 man roster (after the Denver Broncos preseason opener) click here.
When the Bears were still in training camp I looked at their D-Line in my roster battles series.