WASHINGTON - SEPTEMBER 18: Pro Football Hall of Fame player and coach Mike Ditka (2nd R) testifes during a hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee with (L-R) NFL Players Association Executive Director Gene Upshaw, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, and Pro Football Hall of Fame player Gale Sayers (R) on Capitol Hill September 18, 2007 in Washington, DC . Former players and league officials appeared before the committee for a hearing on the 'NFL Retirement System,' focusing on the current compensation system for retirees with claims of advanced injuries that became symptomatic after retiring from the NFL. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
News, notes and quotes from Halas Hall, including the return of Mike Ditka to the Bears’ practice facility, a full injury update, Jordan Mills’ thoughts on his second straight start and more.
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