Aging Bears to Big D with one of NFL best defenses

Updated: September 30, 2012, 2:30 PM ET
Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Texas -- All those 30-something defenders for the Chicago Bears can still play. They get to quarterbacks and make plenty of tackles even if they may have lost a little speed through the years.

The Bears went into Week 4 leading the NFL with 14 sacks, including 2½ each by ends Julius Peppers and Israel Idonije. Linebackers Lance Briggs and Brian Urlacher lead the team with 21 tackles each.

And Urlacher, their defensive elder statesman at 34, believes he's just getting ...

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