• Bennett has 'heart-to-heart' with Onobun

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Aug 27, 2013
    Once Onobun arrived, he and Bennett sat on a couch for four hours engaged in what the veteran tight end described as a “heart-to-heart” conversation. “It’s definitely been a rough [preseason] for me,” Onobun, 26, said Monday after practice at Halas Hall. “Dropped a couple of passes.” Bennett who said he talked to Onobun for four hours Saturday senses he’s trying too hard in games. He called Onobun “uncharacteristically inconsistent” in games. “Letting your body do the work and not your mind, that’s what football is really about,” said Bennett, a friend of Onobun’s since they met 12 years ago at Alief Taylor High School in Houston. arrival Saturday from the trip to Oakland, Calif., and called fellow tight end Fendi Onobun , who was feeling down after dropping what should have been a touchdown during Chicago’s 34-26 win over the Raiders. “When things don’t go the way you want it to go, it affects him to another level than it does other guys,” Bennett said. The night before, the Bears reserve tight end dropped two passes, including a sure-fire touchdown, bringing his preseason total to three in five targets. He has yet to catch a pass.
    • Bears reserve tight end FendiOnobun still hopes to catch on

      Fendi Onobun sat on Martellus Bennett’s imported black leather couch Saturday, a player in need of counsel. The night before, the Bears reserve tight end dropped two passes, including a sure-fire touchdown, bringing his preseason total to three in five …
      Source: suntimes.com

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