CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 18: Nate Collins #78 of the Chicago Bears smiles at teammates on the sidelines during a preseason game. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Good morning and welcome to Bear Bites, your morning rundown of Chicago Bears news. Read on for a Bear who was re-signed, another who may be leaving town, and Brandon Marshall's role on reeling in Martellus Bennett.
- Though the Bears lost linebacker Nick Roach, they did re-sign defensive tackle Nate Collins. His contract came at a great price. (Chicago Tribune)
- Roach might not be the only Bear who leaves town. Lance Louis, a guard who proved to be of great value, visited with the Dolphins on Thursday. (ESPN Chicago)
- Phil Emery has been an upgrade for the Bears over Jerry Angelo. Is he lucky, good or both? (ESPN Chicago)
- The Bears' lack of action on Brian Urlacher's contract led to the Vikings interest in the longtime Bear. Could that have been their best move? (Chicago Tribune)
- Brandon Marshall has been Martellus Bennett's friend and mentor for a long time. Now, with Marshall's help, the two are teammates. (ESPN Chicago)
Copyright NBC Owned Television Stations