James Anderson

Brad Biggs' 10 thoughts as Bears' roster cuts loom

CLEVELAND—Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears rested 40 of the 75 players on their roster Thursday night, concluding the preseason with a 33-13 loss to the Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium.

1. Roster cuts are coming. The Bears are required to reduce from 75 to 53 by 3 p.m. Saturday. What the roster looks like at 3:01 Saturday afternoon and what it looks like by the middle of next week could be two different things. Don’t be surprised if general manager Phil Emery works to churn over the bottom portion of the roster. Players know – or if they don’t, they should -- just because they made it Saturday doesn’t mean they will be around to collect a game check.

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