Eager to impress at DT, Corey Wootton hindered by injury
Summary of 3 articles · Updated Aug 13, 2013
Defensive end Corey Wootton couldn’t help but feel disappointed. Though his big smile said otherwise, Bears defensive end Corey Wootton insisted he gained no particular satisfaction from taking a rookie to school Monday. The greater significance was that it was Wootton who was dishing it out a few quick first steps toward what he hopes is one giant leap this season. With key core players still producing at a Pro Bowl level not getting any younger defensive end Julius Peppers, linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Charles Tillman the Bears need complementary players to develop into stars.