Dangerous Bucs pose challenge to Bears

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In a matchup of stark contrasts, Tampa Bay brings its explosive offense to the lakefront Sunday  to challenge a stout Chicago Bears defense.

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The Bears, 2-1 and surprise leaders in the NFC North, are seeking to finish the first quarter strong but will be undermanned.

Already ruled out are CB Prince Amukamara and backup corner Marcus Cooper.  Undrafted rookie free agent Kevin Toliver faces a stiff test against speedy veteran DeSean Jackson and big-bodied wideout Mike Evans.

The Bucs are coming off their first loss and a short-week, dropping a 30-27 contest to Pittsburgh Monday night.  Starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick displayed a hot hand in the Bucs first three games, but threw three interceptions in the Steelers defeat.  Adding to the intrigue is former starter Jamies Winston is eligible to return after a four-game NFL imposed suspension. READ MORE