Soldier Field Getting Upgrade With New Bermuda Grass Surface
(AP Photo/Matt Marton, File)

Soldier Field’s playing surface is getting a new look. The team has switched from the traditional Kentucky bluegrass to Bermuda sod. The upgrade comes after some NFL officials deemed the field unsatisfactory during the preseason. Bears kicker Cairo Santos has some concerns that the sod may not settle before Sunday’s opener against the 49ers. He plans to test it out today