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Lance Briggs will command a big pay raise.

Although the Bears are focused on what a win at Green Bay will mean for the franchise, there are other things to consider as the regular season comes to an end. Included are updates on the contract status of Lance Briggs and the future of two other veterans.

LB Lance Briggs maintained his narrow lead over Brian Urlacher in tackles 162-161. The fact that the third-year linebacker was named to his first career Pro Bowl means his contract demands just went up with one-year left on his rookie deal. The Bears will have nearly $20 million in cap room this off-season, with Drew Rosenhaus representing Briggs there is a good chance he will play out his... Recommended Stories

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