The Bears used rookie S Major Wright more than veteran S Chris Harris in the opener, especially during crunch time of the 19-14 win over Detroit.
Bears WR Devin Aromashodu led the team in pass targets against the Lions.
The Bears are scheduled to host free agent WR Michael Clayton.
Bears coach Lovie Smith may have outsmarted himself in Sunday’s game.
NFL spokesman Greg Aiello revealed that the ruling that negated Lions WR Calvin Johnson’s late-game touchdown catch was discussed “extensively” by league officials during the offseason.
Sam Farmer of the Los Angeles Times called the ruling “a gift from the heavens” for Chicago.
Oft-criticized Lions OT Jeff Backus was victimized on the play that got QB Matthew Stafford injured.
Lions coach Jim Schwartz insists he will not change the offense with Stafford out and QB Shaun Hill in.