The Facts: Following up on a previous item. ... Meredith (knee) participated in the team portion of practice, which is a significant step in his recovery.
Diehards Line: Remember, the Bears opted against matching the Saints offer to Meredith as a restricted free agent in part because of concerns about his knee. Given that, the fact that Meredith is able to work on the first day of training camp is very positive news. We'll continue to watch for more.