BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) Given the overhaul, this sure seems like coordinator Mel Tucker's big chance to make his mark on the Chicago Bears' defense.
He would rather not acknowledge it.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Jerricho Cotchery doesn't mind being ''the old guy'' on the Panthers wide receiver corps - just as long as he's the productive old guy.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Josh McCown expects the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to be better this season. He's just reluctant to speculate how much.
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) Almost as soon as he signed with the Chicago Bears, Jimmy Clausen got some tutoring on the offense from Jay Cutler.