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- Earl Bennett has joined the chorus of players praising Jay Cutler's readiness for the season. The offense meets a few times a week for practice. (Chicago Sun-Times)
- Felony charges were dropped against former Bear Garrett Wolfe for an altercation in Miami. (Chicago Tribune)
- Actual, real, live football will be shown on the NFL Network starting July 30. Sure, it's Canadian, but it's still football. They just have moose running around the field at halftime. (The 55-Yard Line)
- After the shot he took at 54, Brian Urlacher has every right to ask, "Who is Dhani Jones?" (Pro Football Talk)
- Here are three offensive guards the Bears should look at whenever free agency decides to start. (Windy City Gridiron)