The Bears Beat (01.09.12): Urlacher, Briggs back out of Pro Bowl with injuries

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Both of the Bears’ Pro Bowl linebackers, Brian Urlacher and Lance Briggs, have backed out of the Pro Bowl with separate injuries, speculation continues to mount that the Bears could consider Tim Ruskell for the general manager position, and an analysis of the Bears quarterback position from this season.

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