Tough to buy the company line

As many feared, the Bears' maligned O-line appears to be picking up where it left off

Updated: August 14, 2011, 11:29 AM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- The early word from Bears offensive line coach Mike Tice in Bourbonnais was that despite the lack of work due to the lockout, the loss of their veteran center, the fact that four of five guys, including a rookie, were playing new positions and that they were coming off a 56-sack season, things were much better this year. Really.

Tice talked about the fact that at least he knew who he wanted at each position, that the Bears' line was finally developing continuity, that it ...

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