Can you believe that it’s been 25 years since the Bears won a Super Bowl? Super Bowl XX was one of the greatest showcases of team defense that hasn’t been seen since. There may be many people that will argue this point but the Bears defense in 1985 was the best defense in the NFL. They had many solid individuals on that side of the ball that helped them achieve the historical feats that they managed to accomplish that season.
That is why there are many guys from that team that rank as part of the top ten defenders in Chicago Bears history. This list is full of those guys that helped earn the Bears their first and only Super Bowl victory.
So let’s take a look at the ten best defensive players of all time for the Chicago Bears spanning their long history from their beginnings in the 1920’s to today. (This list is in no particular order).