Game prep: Our Bears-Redskins preview stories

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LANDOVER, Md.— With the Bears preparing to face the Redskins at noon, here’s a look at the recap of the Sun-Times’ preview stories:

• Here’s how the Bears and Redskins match up

• Mark Potash says this is the Bears’ biggest game, again

• The Bears’ defense gives up a lot of yards, but should be fine if it keeps getting turnovers, Adam Jahns says in his rundown

• Meet Martellus Bennett, artist

• And Mike Ditka says Julius Peppers simply isn’t healthy

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