CHICAGO - AUGUST 21: Lance Briggs #55 of the Chicago Bears listens to a teammate on the sidelines during a preseason game against the Oakland Raiders at Soldier Field on August 21, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. The Raiders defeated the Bears 32-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Lance Briggs
Good morning and welcome to Bear Bites, and a big Grizzly Detail Happy Birthday to Bears linebacker Nick Roach.
Lance Briggs is bummed out by the lockout and the lack of workouts. (Chicago Tribune)
It turns out that Major Wright did approve of a party using his image in an ad, he just didn't realize that it was a porn party. The lesson? Read those contracts closely. (Chicago Sun-Times)
Cincinnatti's Dhani Jones rates himself as a better linebacker than both Brian Urlacher and Lance Briggs, and threw a verbal jab at Urlacher when asked about it. (Shutdown Corner)
Jump in the way-back machine and watch the highlights from the careers of Dick Butkus and Gale Sayers. (Windy City Gridiron)
Former Bear Danny Wuerffel has been diagnosed with a rare, but temporary autoimmune disease. He has a good prognosis, but it's quite a scary ordeal. (Dr. Saturday)