What makes this an even better situation is that the New England Patriots starting right tackle is banged up.
With multiple important players on the injury report, Tom Brady and the Patriots are going to face one of the best defenses in the National Football League in the Chicago Bears at less than 100 percent.
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The Patriots (4-2) will play at Soldier Field for the first time since 2010 after defeating a then-undefeated Kansas City by just three points as well.
A banged up Mack against a healthy Waddle is a win for Khalil Mack.
In order to keep getting big offensive production, quarterback Tom Brady will have to heavily utilize his longtime favorite receiver Julian Edelman, who will be playing in his third game back after serving a four-game suspension to start the year.
Also questionable for the Bears are slot CB Bryce Callahan, who missed Friday's practice after suffering his own ankle injury Thursday that the Bears say worsened overnight; and Allen Robinson, who got in his second limited workout of the week Friday with a groin injury.