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BR Rookie Diary: Kyle Long

Kyle Long (Rob Grabowski/USA TODAY)

Bear Report goes one-on-one with Bears first-round rookie Kyle Long, who discusses this week's contest against the Green Bay Packers, his first against Chicago's longtime rival.

In pass protection this year, the Chicago Bears' offensive line has been outstanding. Through the first eight weeks of the season, the Bears have given up just 11 sacks, second fewest in the league. That is dramatic improvement over the past three years, in which Chicago finished 25th, 27th and 32nd respectively in sacks allowed. It's a testament to the new coaching staff, particularly offensive... Recommended Stories