The man who wasn't there

The Bears are assuming Brian Urlacher will be fine -- because they need him to be

Updated: August 8, 2012, 10:13 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. -- On Day 6 of Brian Urlacher Watch, here is what I learned:

Urlacher took his second straight "personal" day.

There isn't much to learn watching an unpadded practice.

The Bears have a sponsorship with a soda, which includes a giant inflatable bottle of that beverage at training camp.

But forget about me. Let's talk about Urlacher, who missed his sixth consecutive practice Tuesday. Bears coach Lovie Smith said it was for personal ...

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