Bears forced to make adjustments

Updated: September 18, 2009, 5:06 PM ET
Associated Press

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Middle linebacker Hunter Hillenmeyer, who is replacing the injured Brian Urlacher, won't be the only new starter for the Chicago Bears when they host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.

Coach Lovie Smith said Friday that Zack Bowman will make his first career start in place of Nathan Vasher at right cornerback. Linebacker Pisa Tinoisamoa, who has a knee sprain, will be replaced by Nick Roach.

Smith also confirmed that tight end Desmond Clark will not play ...

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