Chicago Bears 2014: Player Most Likely To Break Out In 2014

Chicago Bears: Player Most Likely To Break Out In 2014

In his first season as head coach of the Chicago Bears Marc Trestman benefitted by the breakout performances of rookie right guard Kyle Long and second year receiver Alshon Jeffery.  Those two were major contributors in a Bears offense that ranked No. 2 in the NFL in points scored. The 445 points that team scored were also the second highest total in franchise history.

Key for a new or relatively unknown player to break out and claim his share of attention is opportunity and the ability to take advantage of it. For the Bears in 2014 the main opportunities exist on defense and as a kick/punt returner. First, here are a few players who at least have the opportunity, whether they take advantage or not…

Pro Football Hall of Fame Shame: Jerry Kramer Not Honored Yet

 Pro Football Hall of Fame Shame: Jerry Kramer Not Honored Yet

The Pro Football Hall of Fame Senior Committee will be meeting soon to select two candidates to add to the list of 2015 finalists. One name, Jerry Kramer, needs to be heard that day.

The 10 Absolute Worst Contracts In The NFC North

The 10 Absolute Worst Contracts In The NFC North

These are the contracts that keep NFC North general managers up at night with the phrase “what was I thinking” running through their heads.

Chicago Bears: Ranking Their No. 1 Draft Picks Since 2000

Chicago Bears: Ranking Their No. 1 Draft Picks Since 2000

The Chicago Bears have mostly struggled with their first round picks which is a main reason why they’ve only appeared in the playoffs four times since 2000

2014 NFL Free Agency: Top 10 Defensive Linemen

2014 NFL Free Agency: Top 10 Defensive Linemen

With start of NFL free agency imminent here are 10 players who have the ability to instantly boost a team’s defensive line

Chicago Bears: Three New Year’s Resolutions For 2014

Chicago Bears: Three New Year’s Resolutions For 2014

The Chicago Bears discovered offense last season but left their defense in the shop. Here’s what they can do to improve their fortunes in 2014.