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Lance Briggs

Bears training camp primer: Inside linebackers

Bears training camp primer: Inside linebackers

One of the most intense position battles in training camp features a blend of young talent and veterans with a lot to prove at inside linebacker. Currently on roster: 8. Projected spots on final roster: 4-5. Roster locks: Shea McClellin, Christian Jones, Mason Foster. Good bets: Jonathan Bostic. On the bubble: DeDe Lattimore. Practice squad candidates: Jonathan Anderson, Jonathan Brown, John Timu. Biggest offseason developments: General manager Ryan Pace and the new regime bade farewell to Lance Briggs, whose contract expired after an illustrious 12-year run with the team. Briggs, who will turn 35 in November, remains unsigned after back-to-back injury-marred seasons in which...