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- For no discernible reasons, the Bears dropped in the ESPN Power Rankings. (ESPN Chicago)
- Don't worry about Soldier Field. There's a committee on the job, so everything will be fine. (Chicago Tribune)
- Chester Taylor isn't bothered by having to compete for a spot at RB. (Chicago Sun-Times)
- Roberto Garza is emerging as the veteran leader of the offensive line. (ESPN Chicago)
- A veteran scout says the Bears' offensive line is improved from last year. (National Football Post)
- Kudos to Lovie Smith for insisting that Bears get their workout on Friday night. (Windy City Gridiron)
- Former Bear Rashaan Salaam sold his Heisman Trophy ring for $8,140. (Chicago Tribune)