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- Brian Urlacher is jealous of the Packers' Field Turf, pointing out how much faster Julius Peppers and Devin Hester could be if they weren't on a field that was beat up eight games out of the year. (ESPN Chicago)
- If the reported free agent rules go into effect, the Bears' free agent strategies could change. (ChicagoBears.com)
- Lovie Smith is one of the longest-tenured coaches in the NFL. What more do you want to see from him? (Windy City Gridiron)
- Leslie Frazier is looking forward to coaching against his former team when the Bears play the Vikings on Oct. 16. (Chicago Tribune)
- Training camps could have larger rosters this year. (Shutdown Corner)