• Hester frustrated with role in Bears' offense

    Summary of 6 articles · Updated Oct 2, 2012
    With two catches in three games, receiver Devin Hester said Friday he is frustrated with his role in the Chicago Bears' offense. Although Hester is still the Bears’ primary kickoff and punt returner, he hasn’t been involved much in the offense, and he says he’s getting frustrated. Hester, who played only 11 offensive snaps against the Rams, told reporters that he doesn’t know any more than they do about why he isn’t a bigger part of the Bears’ offense. But if Hester wants to get his hands on the ball more, he should be sure he catches the ball when it does hit his hands. “It’s hard being one of the top electrifying players in the league and you’re not able to get your hands on the ball as much as you want,” Hester told Jesse Rogers of ESPNChicago.com before Friday’s practice. “We try to get him the ball. Hester, running down the right sideline, faked as if he were stopping, getting rookie cornerback Morris Claiborne to freeze, then bolted for the goalpost. ET, but the game will be hard-pressed to reach the drama level of last Monday's affair We've discussed a few aspects of this game, from the apparent mismatch the Bears' defensive line should have over the Cowboys offensive line, to quarterback Jay Cutler 's dismal record in prime-time games on the road , to the Bears' aggressive but unsuccessful attempts to get the ball down the field through three games.
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