The Bears don't have a true nose tackle to replace Goldman, but they do have experienced depth on the defensive line.
The Smiths, who aren't related, combined for 25+ sacks last year in their debut seasons for Green Bay. Now that they've had a year of experience as teammates, the Smiths are eager to build on a season that ended with the Packers one game shy of the Super Bowl. ''We learned (about) each other pretty fast,'' Preston Smith said ''We played, we meshed well together out there on the field.
Rodger Saffold compares what the Tennessee Titans face on the offensive line to riding a bike. The Titans spent the 2019 training camp preparing to play the first four games without left tackle Taylor Lewan due to a suspension, while left guard Saffold was getting used to being with a new team and offense. Now the Titans have everyone available, and the offensive linemen wants to start this season the way they finished 2019 by blowing open big holes for NFL rushing leader Derrick Henry.