"He's a big receiver, he's physical and can catch the ball well. He has all the great tools that you need to be a good receiver in this league." Azumah said of Owens. "But we can't worry too much about that. We have to be worried about what we're going to do on defense and worry about executing our defense."
Jeff Garcia has been slowed by injury during the preseason, but will be ready to go against the Bears in the season opener. Steve Mariucci is gone and Dennis Erickson is the new head coach, but this team is still primed for another postseason run.
"They're still a very good football team, obviously a playoff football team and we'll be fighting for our lives out there," Jauron said.
The Bears signed four players to the practice squad Monday. Bryan Anderson, Chris Demaree, Shane Grice and Jason McKie were with the team until the final cut down. The Bears can still sign one more player to round out the five-man practice squad.