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Injury Update: Bears secondary not at full strength

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The Bears will be missing two of their five main defensive backs Sunday when they visit the Vikings in Minnesota.

Nickel back Buster Skrine remains in concussion protocol and will sit out his second straight game, while rookie cornerback Jaylon Johnson did not practice all week due to a shoulder injury and will not play after being downgraded from questionable to out on Saturday.

In last Sunday's win over the Texans, Duke Shelley replaced Skrine and Kindle Vildor entered in the third quarter after Johnson was injured.

"I have a lot of faith in them just because they're young guys that could get an opportunity, and you saw last week when forced into action, I thought they did well," said coach Matt Nagy.

Shelley, a 2019 sixth-round pick from Kansas State, had played just 14 defensive snaps in two seasons with the Bears before lining up for 53 against the Texans, recording three tackles and one pass breakup.

"I like his confidence," Nagy said. "He's a smaller-size guy, but he doesn't play that way. He's physical. He has really good ball skills. I was really impressed with how he played last week, and this week's he's going to definitely have a challenge as well. So he's in a good spot."

Vildor, a rookie fifth-round pick from Georgia Southern, had played just one defensive snap in the first 12 games this year before lining up for 14 versus Houston, registering two tackles.

"Just going back and watching his tape in college, you can see what type of playmaker he is and the way he can cover in man," Nagy said. "He has zone skills as well and he has a really good attitude.

"It's been fun while Jaylon's been out this week just watching in practice and in meetings Kyle Fuller being able to work with [Vildor] and just talk and help him out, and how receptive Kindle's been to that."

Safety Deon Bush (foot) has also been downgraded from questionable to out for Sunday's contest. Three other Bears played remain listed as questionable: outside linebacker Khalil Mack (shoulder), tight end Jimmy Graham (hip) and linebacker James Vaughters (knee), all of whom were limited in practice Friday.

Throughout the season, Mack has been limited in practice and listed as questionable with shoulder, knee, ankle and back injuries. But he has not missed a game.

Meanwhile, two of Minnesota's best players have been ruled out of Sunday's game due to injuries: tight end Kyle Rudolph (foot) and linebacker Eric Kendricks (calf). Running back Alexander Mattison (illness) is questionable.

Chicago Bears
Table - Injury report
Player Injury Game status
PRO CAREER:


Finished his fifth NFL season in 2020; has appeared in 65 games with eight starts for the Bears
Owns 37 tackles, 1 INT, 1.0 sack, 5 PDs and 12 special teams tackles


*2020 SEASON (Bears): *


Recorded his first career interception in the Week 2 win over the Giants, stepping in front of a Daniel Jones pass and returning it 10 yards
Inactive for Weeks 5-6 with a hamstring injury; also Weeks 15 and 17 with a foot injury
Missed Week 9 at Tennessee after being placed on the COVID-19 list


*2019 SEASON (Bears): *


Appeared in 15 games as a reserve, recording six tackles, two pass defenses and three special teams tackles


*2018 SEASON (Bears): *


Appeared in 15 games (2 starts), recording six tackles, one sack, one TFL and one forced fumble
Made three tackles in Wild Card playoff game vs. Philadelphia (1/6/19)


*2017 SEASON (Bears): *


Appeared in 13 games as a reserve, recording three tackles and three special teams tackles


*2016 SEASON (Bears): *


Played in 11 games, starting six (Games 10-15), recording 22 tackles and, one pass breakup and one special teams tackle
Deon Bush
Foot Out
PRO CAREER:


Rookie defensive back in 2020; selected in the second round of the 2020 NFL Draft (50th overall) by the Bears


2020 SEASON (Bears):


Started all but three games (Weeks 15-17) for the Bears at cornerback, missing the final three games and the Wild Card playoff game due to a shoulder injury
Despite missing the last three regular season games, Johnson still finished fourth in the NFC with 15 PDs; had five games with multiple PDs
His five PDs in his first two games were the second most by a rookie defender in their first two games since the league started tracking PDs in 1999 (Marcus Peters had seven through his first two games in 2015)
Started at cornerback Week 1 at Detroit, making him the first Bears rookie to start at corner on opening day since Walt Harris in 1996; became the first non-first round draft pick to start at corner for the Bears in the opener since Mike Richardson in 1983
Recorded three tackles and two PDs in the win at the Panthers; broke up a pass on Carolina's opening drive that led to a Tashaun Gipson INT and Chicago's first touchdown
Logged five tackles his second most of the season in Week 10 and added one PD
Jaylon Johnson
Shoulder Out
PRO CAREER:


Five-time Pro Bowler (2011, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017)
Ranks No. 2 among NFL tight ends since 2010 with 8,339 receiving yards, 699 receptions and 82 receiving TDs; Rob Gronkowski is first with 86
Ranks No. 4 in NFL history among tight ends with his 82 career TD catches and is tied for second in the league in TD receptions among all players since entering the NFL in 2010; also ranks fourth among NFL tight ends with five receiving touchdowns in the postseason
Needs one more receptions to become the sixth tight end to hit 700 for his career; he would join the company of Hall of Fame tight ends Tony Gonzalez and Antonio Gates as the only three TE’s to eclipse over 700 career receptions, 8,000 yards and score 75 TDs
Has 17 career multi-TD games, which is tied for third all-time alongside Rob Gronkowski, and trails only Antonio Gates (21) and Tony Gonzalez (18)
2013 Associated Press, PFWA and Sporting News All-Pro after leading all NFL tight ends with 86 catches, 1,215 yards and 16 TDs
Led all NFL tight ends in receptions in 2011 (99) and 2013 (86)
Led all NFL tight ends with 14.2 yards per catch in 2016 as a member of the Seattle Seahawks
Is the only tight end in league history to have two seasons with 1,200-plus receiving yards and 10-plus receiving TDs (2011, 2013) and is the only TE to register four consecutive seasons with 85-plus catches (2011-14)
Has four seasons with 10-plus TDs, tied for No. 2 (Antonio Gates) in league annals among TEs behind only Rob Gronkowski (5)
Has recorded 67 career TD receptions in the red zone, which ranks No. 1 in the league since 2010; his 22 red zone TDs since 2017 are the most by a TE in that span
Has posted 18 games with 100-plus receiving yards in his career
Joins Jared Cook (four teams) and Benjamin Watson (three) as the only TEs in league history to register a 100-yard receiving game with three or more franchises
Has registered 10-plus catches in a game five times in his career
Holds career records among tight ends for receptions, receiving yards and receiving TDs for both the Saints (386 catches for 4,752 yards and 51 TDs) and the Seahawks (170 catches for 2,048 yards and 18 TDs)
Registered 1,310 receiving yards with the Saints in 2011, the second most in NFL history by a TE to that point behind only Gronkowski (1,327 in 2011), and posted 16 TD catches for New Orleans in 2013, No. 2 in a season among TEs behind only Gronkowski (17 in 2011)
Led the Saints in receptions in four consecutive seasons (2011-14)
Has played 15+ games in nine of his 10 years in the league, including seven seasons playing all 16 games
Has been ranked among the NFL’s Top 100 players four times (2012, 2014, 2015, 2018)


2020 SEASON (Bears):


Chicago Bears Walter Payton Man of the Year nominee
Played in all 16 games with 15 starts; led the team with eight receiving touchdowns and was third among all pass catchers with 50 receptions for 456 yards 
Ranked second in the NFC among tight ends with his eight TD catches and tied for fourth among all tight ends
Caught four passes for a season-high 69 yards and two touchdowns -- one a 5-yarder and the other a 22-yarder -- in the Week 16 win at Jacksonville; it marked his 17th career multi-touchdown catch game
Caught six passes for 60 yards, including two touchdown grabs in the red zone, in the Week 3 win at the Falcons
Tied his season high with six catches for 55 yards and a score in Week 9 at the Titans
Caught three passes for 25 yards, including a two-yard touchdown grab to help spark Chicago's come-from-behind win in Week 1 at Detroit
Caught three passes for 33 yards, including a 12-yard, one-handed touchdown catch late in the second quarter in the Week 5 win over TB
Caught five passes for 34 yards in the Week 6 win at the Panthers and another five passes (31 yards) the following week at the Rams
Hauled in four passes for 23 yards and a touchdown in the Week 14 win over the Texans
Caught two passes for 25 yards, including a 19-yard touchdown, in the Wild Card playoff game at the Saints


2019 SEASON (Packers):


Played in all 16 regular season games with 10 starts, catching 38 passes for 447 yards (11.8 avg) and three touchdowns
Recorded a season-high six catches for 61 yards (10.2 avg) and a touchdown vs. Philadelphia
Recorded four catches for 65 yards and a touchdown vs. Oakland
Played in both playoff games with one start in the divisional round win over the Seahawks where he caught three passes for 49 yards
Caught four passes for 59 yards, including a long of 42, in the NFC championship game at San Francisco


2018 SEASON (Packers):


Played in all 16 games with 12 starts and ranked No. 2 on the team with 55 receptions for 636 yards (11.6 avg.) and two TDs
Was tied for No. 2 on the team in receptions of 20-plus yards with seven
Among TEs, ranked No. 9 in the league in receiving yards and receptions and No. 10 in yards per catch
His 636 receiving yards were the most by a Green Bay TE since Jermichael Finley’s 667 yards in 2012
Led the team with 95 receiving yards on six receptions(15.8 avg.) vs. Minnesota, his best single-game receiving-yardage total since Nov. 7, 2016, when he was with Seattle (103 yards on eight catches vs. Buffalo).
Registered a season-high 104 yards receiving on five catches (20.8 avg.) vs. San Francisco, his first 100 yard receiving game since Nov. 7, 2016, vs. Buffalo when he was with the Seahawks; posted a 54-yard reception late in the first quarter, the third-longest catch of his career and his longest since a 56-yard TD grab with the Saints at Tampa Bay on Sept. 15, 2013


2017 SEASON (Seahawks):


Appeared in all 16 games with 10 starts and posted 57 receptions for 520 yards (9.1 avg.) and 10 TDs
Led all NFL tight ends in TD catches on his way to earning Pro Bowl honors for the fifth time in his career; all 10 of his TD receptions came in the red zone, the most in the league among all players
Caught nine TD passes in Weeks 5-13, the most in the league over that span
Registered a season-high seven catches for a season-best 72 yards (10.3 avg.) at Tennessee
Hauled in three passes for 51 yards (17.0 avg.) and a TD at the Giants
Matched his season high with seven catches for 58 yards (8.3 avg.) and a TD vs. the Falcons


2016 SEASON (Seahawks):


Played in all 16 games and set Seattle single-season franchise records for receptions (65) and receiving yards (923) by a tight end
Ranked No. 1 among NFL tight ends in yards per catch (career-high 14.2 average) and No. 3 in receiving yards
Recorded three 100-yard receiving games, which tied for No. 2 in the NFL among TEs
Was selected to his fourth career Pro Bowl
Also started both playoff games, hauling in six passes for 59 yards (9.8 avg.) and a TD
Caught six passes for 100 yards (16.7 avg.) vs. San Francisco, including an 18-yard TD grab in the second quarter
Eclipsed the 100-yard receiving mark for the second straight game at the Jets, hauling in six passes for a season-high 113 yards
Posted a season-high eight receptions for 103 yards (12.9 avg.) and two TDs at the Bills, becoming the first TE in team history to register eight-plus catches, 100-plus receiving yards and two TD catches in a game


2015 SEASON (Seahawks):


Started all 11 games he appeared in; saw his first season in Seattle cut short when he was placed on IR (knee) on Nov. 30
Caught 48 passes for 605 yards (12.6 avg.) and two TDs; ranked No. 6 in the league among TEs in receiving yards through Week 12
Caught six passes for 51 yards (8.5 avg.) and a TD in his Seattle debut at St. Louis
Hauled in seven passes for 83 yards (11.9 avg.) vs. Chicago, highlighted by a 30-yard TD catch in the third quarter
Tied a single-game franchise record (Charle Young, Oct. 9, 1983) among TEs with 140 receiving yards on a season-best eight catches (17.5 avg.) vs. Carolina, the third-best yardage output of his career


2014 SEASON (Saints):


Appeared in all 16 games with 13 starts for the Saints and caught 85 passes for 889 yards (10.5 avg.) and 10 TDs on his way to earning Pro Bowl honors for the third time in his career
Became the first TE in league history to register four consecutive seasons with 85-plus receptions
Ranked No. 2 in the league among TEs in receptions, No. 4 in TD catches and No. 5 in receiving yards
Had two games with 10-plus catches, tied for No. 1 in the NFL among tight ends
Matched his career high with 10 receptions for 118 yards (11.8 avg.) and two TDs at Cleveland, with nine of his catches picking up first downs, a career best
Tied his career high with 10 catches for 76 yards (7.6 avg.) and two TDs vs. SF, becoming the first TE in league history to post two games with 10-plus receptions/two TD catches in a season
Registered his third game on the season with two TD catches as part of a six-catch, 47-yard effort (7.8 avg.) vs. Baltimore


2013 SEASON (Saints):


Played in all 16 games with 12 starts and posted a team-high 86 receptions for 1,215 yards (14.1 avg.) and a career-high 16 TDs
Led the league in TD catches and ranked No. 1 among TEs in receptions and receiving yards; his TD total was the second most in NFL history by a TE behind only Gronkowski’s 17 in 2011
Posted a career-high five games with two TD catches
Tied the franchise single-season record with six 100-yard receiving games, which was also tied for No. 1 at the time among TEs in league annals
Was named first-team All-Pro by AP and was selected to his second career Pro Bowl
Was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Month for September, becoming the first TE in NFL history to earn the honor
During a four-game stretch (Weeks 2-5), totaled 548 receiving yards, which was the most by a TE over a four-game span in a single season in league history to that point
Played in both playoff contests with one start and caught four passes for 52 yards (13.0 avg.)


2012 SEASON (Saints):


Appeared in 15 games with nine starts and posted a team-high 85 catches for 982 yards (11.6 avg.) and nine TDs
Was tied for No. 2 in the NFL among TEs in TD catches, ranked No. 2 in receiving yards and ranked No. 3 in receptions
Posted four receptions for 16 yards (4.0 avg.) and a TD vs. Kansas City, giving him a TD catch in six consecutive games dating back to 2011; that stretch set a franchise record for the most consecutive games with a TD catch and tied the second-longest streak among TEs since the 1970 AFL-NFL merger
Led the team with a season-high 146 yards and two TDs on seven receptions (20.9 avg.) vs. the Falcons, with all seven catches picking up first downs
Registered a team-high nine receptions for 115 yards (12.8 avg.) and a TD vs. Carolina


2011 SEASON (Saints):


Played in all 16 games with 11 starts and posted a career-high 99 receptions for a career-best 1,310 yards (13.2 avg.) and 11 TDs
The 99 catches were the most in a season in franchise history to that point, and his receiving-yardage total was the second most in NFL history by a tight end
Was selected to his first career Pro Bowl and earned second-team AP All-Pro recognition
Team winner of the Ed Block Courage Award
Started both postseason contests, posting 12 receptions for 158 yards (13.2 avg.) and a team-high three TDs
Hauled in four passes for 100 yards (25.0 avg.) and a TD vs. Houston
Posted a career-high 10 receptions for 132 yards and a TD at Jacksonville, highlighted by a career-long 59-yard catch
Led the team with eight catches for 129 yards (16.1 avg.) at Carolina
Tied an NFL record for TEs by posting his fourth straight 100-yard receiving effort, recording 124 yards on seven catches at TB
Caught six passes for 54 yards and two TDs vs. the Colts as the Saints set a single-game franchise record for points in the 62-7 win
In his postseason debut vs. Detroit, caught seven passes for 55 yards and a TD, setting a club playoff record for receptions


2010 SEASON (Saints):


Appeared in 15 games with five starts as a rookie, posting 31 receptions for 356 yards (11.5 avg.) and five TDs
Caught four of his TDs in a three-week span (Weeks 15-17)
Made his first career start at Arizona (Oct. 10) as the Saints opened up with two TEs
Posted his first NFL catch at Tampa Bay (Oct. 17), an 11-yard grab from Brees in the second quarter
Jimmy Graham
Hip Questionable
PRO CAREER:


Six-time Pro Bowler (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020) and three-time Associated Press All-Pro first-team (2015, 2016, 2018) and an AP All-Pro second team (2020)
2016 Associated Press and PFWA NFL Defensive Player of the Year
Became the first player in NFL history to be named to the Associated Press All-Pro First Team at two positions (DE & LB) in 2015
Named to his first Pro Bowl in 2015 after finishing second in the NFL with 15.0 sacks; tied a Raiders single-game franchise record with 5.0 sacks on Dec. 13, 2015 at Denver
Named to PFWA, Sports Illustrated and NFL.com All-Rookie Teams in 2014
Owns 15 career multi-sack games (9 with OAK, 6 with CHI)
Had 21.0 sacks from 2018-19, which were the most by a Bears player in his first two years with the team
His 22 forced fumbles since the start of 2015 are the most in the NFL during that span
Has recorded at least 1.0 sack in 23 games for the Bears, with the Bears going 16-6 in those games (7-2 in 2018, 5-2 in 2019 and 4-3 in 2020)
Has 66.5 sacks since the start of 2015, the third most in the NFL in that span; has 21.0 3rd-quarter sacks since the start of 2015, the most in the NFL; also has 41 sacks in the second half/overtime during that span, which is second best in the NFL behind only Aaron Donald
In his Bears debut (Week 1, 2018, at GB), he became the first player in franchise history to record a sack and an INT in his debut; recorded a sack and a forced fumble in each of the first four weeks in 2018, becoming the first player in NFL history to do so
In 13 primetime games with the Bears Mack has 11.0 sacks, eight forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and two interceptions, one which was returned for a touchdown.


HONORS:


2020: Pro Bowl Selection; AP All-Pro (second team); PFWA All-NFL
2019: Pro Bowl Selection; ranked No. 3 on NFL's Top 100
2018: Pro Bowl Selection, AP All-Pro, Sporting News All-Pro, PFWA All-NFL, NFC Defensive Player of the Month (September)
2017: Pro Bowl Selection
2016: AP and PFWA Defensive Player of the Year, All-Pro Selection, Pro Bowl Selection
2015: All-Pro Selection, Pro Bowl Selection
2014: PFWA All-Rookie Team


2020 SEASON (Bears):


Led the team with 9.0 sacks on the year; recorded at least 1.0 sack in four straight games from Weeks 5-8
Sacked Texans QB Deshaun Watson in the end zone to log the Bears first safety since the season finale of 2019 at Minnesota by former LB Nick Kwiatkoski. Also, forced a fumble on Texans RB Duke Johnson in the first quarter in the Bears Week 14 win
Season-high 2.0 sacks for minus-14 yards in the Week 5 win over TB; also had three QBHs and one PD
Recorded 1.0 sack and 2 TFL in the Week 6 win at Carolina; also had 1.0 sack and a FF in Week 7 at the Rams
Recorded four tackles in the Week 1 win at Detroit
Recorded his first sack of the season in the Week 2 win over the Giants, dropping QB Daniel Jones for a loss of eight yards
Recorded 0.5 sack and two QBHs in the win at the Falcons
Recorded a strip-sack on Saints QB Drew Brees in the second quarter of the Week 8 matchup at Soldier Field
Intercepted Vikings QB Kirk Cousins in Week 10 and returned in 33-yards (career-long) which led to a Cairo Santos field goal


2019 SEASON (Bears):


Voted to his fifth consecutive Pro Bowl after starting all 16 games for the fifth time in six years
Finished with a team-best 8.5 sacks, 14 QBH and five forced fumbles, which ranked fourth in the NFL
Recorded 4.5 sacks in Weeks 2-4 at Denver (1.0), at Washington (2.0) and vs. the Vikings (1.5)
Added 1.0 sack and two passes defensed vs. the Chargers
Also had 1.0 sack vs. the Giants and Chiefs


2018 SEASON (Bears):


Selected to his fourth consecutive Pro Bowl; AP, PFWA and Sporting News All-Pro
Tied for the league lead with six forced fumbles
Recorded a team-high 12.5 sacks, good for sixth most in the NFL
Appeared in 14 games (13 starts), recording 47 tackles, 12.5 sacks, 11.0 tackles-for-loss, six forced fumbles, three passes defensed, two fumble recoveries and one interception (returned for a touchdown)
Turned in an impressive debut for the Bears at GB in Week 1, recording 1.0 sack for minus-12 yards, one INT for a TD, one pass defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery; in doing so, he became the first player since 1982, when sacks became a statistic, to record a sack, a forced fumble, a fumble recovery, an INT and touchdown in one half (source: Elias Sports Bureau)
Named NFC Defensive Player of the Month (September)


2017 SEASON (Raiders):


Started all 16 games and totaled a career-high 87 tackles (65 solo) to go along with 10.5 sacks
Named to his third straight Pro Bowl
Led the Raiders in sacks for the third consecutive season
Was one of two defensive players in the NFL with 70+ tackles and 10+ sacks (Joey Bosa, LAC) and was the only defensive player in the NFL to tally at least 75 tackles, 10.0 sacks, five passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery
Recorded nine tackles (seven) and posted a sack of QB Kirk Cousins, dropping him for a 9-yard loss in the first half at WAS
Totaled seven tackles and a season-high two sacks at Denver
Recorded four tackles, one sack, one FF and one FR vs. the Giants; late in the first half with the Giants driving, took down QB Geno Smith and simultaneously took the ball away from him, recording a forced fumble and fumble recovery on the play
Recorded six tackles and posted his second multi-sack contest of the year vs. Dallas


2016 SEASON (Raiders):


Turned in one of the most impressive seasons in Raiders history while earning his second consecutive Pro Bowl selection
Started all 16 games and totaled 77 tackles (56 solo), 11 sacks, five forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries, one INT returned for a TD and four passes defensed
Named the Associated Press Defensive Player of the Year, becoming just the second player in franchise history (Lester Hayes, 1980) to earn the prestigious award
Was also named the PFWA's Defensive Player of the Year and the NFL 101 Awards' AFC Defensive Player of the Year
Named to the Associated Press All-Pro First Team and the Pro Football Writers of America's All-NFL Team
Named the AFC Defensive Player of the Month for November after posting 13 tackles (10), four sacks, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries, one INT-TD and two passes defensed, helping the Raiders go 3-0 in the month
Earned AFC Defensive Player of the Week honors twice (Week 9 vs. Denver and Week 12 vs. Carolina)
Led the team in sacks for the second straight season; also led team with three fumble recoveries
Tied an NFL record by recording a sack in eight straight games from Weeks 6-14
Tied for the team lead with seven tackles while recording a forced fumble and two sacks (10/30) at TB Recorded three tackles, two sacks, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and one pass defensed in the victory vs. DEN, earning AFC Defensive Player of the Week honors; helped limit the Denver offense to just 33 rushing yards in the game
Turned in one of the finest defensive performances in NFL history vs. Carolina, becoming the first player since Charles Woodson in 2009 to record a sack, interception returned for a touchdown, forced fumble and fumble recovery in the same game; earned his second AFC Defensive Player of the Week award for his performance, his second of the month; finished the game with seven tackles, two sacks, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery, one INT-TD, and one pass defensed; tallied his first career INT and first career TD when he intercepted a screen pass and returned it six yards for the score; on the Panthers' final offensive play of the game, forced and recovered a fumble to seal the victory
Went on to win the AFC Defensive Player of the Month for November


2015 SEASON (Raiders):


Started all 16 games and was named to his first Pro Bowl
Became the first player in NFL history to be named to the AP All-Pro First Team at two positions (DE & LB)
Finished second in the NFL with 15.0 sacks, falling just one sack short of the Raiders' franchise record
Posted 10 sacks over a four-game stretch from Weeks 12-15 and had four multiple-sack games
Credited with 79 tackles (58 solo), four passes defensed and two forced fumbles on the year
Named AFC Defensive Player of the Week after enjoying a career performance at Denver (12/13), tying the franchise record with five sacks, matching a mark set by Pro Football Hall of Famer Howie Long in 1983; all five sacks came in the second half
Posted second career two-sack game at CLE, getting to QB Josh McCown twice on a fourth-quarter series
Posted another standout performance, totaling eight tackles (seven) and two sacks vs. KC


2014 SEASON (Raiders):


Started all 16 games as a rookie, totaling 84 tackles (59 solo), four sacks, one forced fumble and four passes defensed
Became just the third rookie LB in Raiders history to start all 16 games, following Matt Millen (1980) and Reggie McKenzie (1985)
Posted first career multiple-sack game vs. SF, getting to QB Colin Kaepernick twice in the fourth quarter.
Finished third in voting for the Associated Press Defensive Rookie of the Year Award
Selected to the Pro Football Writers of America, Sports Illustrated and NFL.com All-Rookie Teams
Only rookie named to the USA Football All-Fundamentals Team, which honors 26 NFL players who exhibit exemplary football techniques for young players to emulate
Khalil Mack
Shoulder Questionable
PRO CAREER:


Finished his second full NFL season in 2020; has played in 17 career games with one postseason appearance


*2020 SEASON (Bears): *


Played in all but two games (Weeks 13-14) as a reserve along the defensive front and on special teams; totaled 19 tackles, two TFL, 1.5 sacks and two QBH; also tallied three special teams tackles
Had 1.0 sack for minus-6 yards in the Week 5 win over Tampa Bay and then had another half sack in Week 6 at Carolina 


*2019 SEASON (Bears): *


Appeared in three games for the Bears on special teams, logging three tackles
James Vaughters
Knee Questionable

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