Originally written on The Colts Authority  |  Last updated 9/5/12
To start off opening week, we welcome in Brett Solesky of Midway Illustrated to help us break down the Chicago Bears. Brett will give us insight into the Colts' first opponent of 2012. C/A: How has the Bears line stabilized? It's been a big issue for some time, right? Solesky: The Bears' offensive line has two new starters in Chris Spencer at left guard and Gabe Carimi at right tackle.  Carimi at times hasn't looked like he's 100-percent back from his knee injury and Webb won the left tackle battle despite his inconsistency.  Spencer started at right guard last year and now has been flipped over to the left side where he struggled to acclimate in the preseason. What has helped is going shot gun more (Bears used the shot gun less than any team in team in the NFL according to the FBOA) and three and five step drops for Cutler.  What should help the most is Tice is now designing protection schemes around his offense rather than protection schemes for Martz's offense.   C/A: The ...
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