‘Shutdown Corner’ offseason TPS report: Chicago Bears
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Feb 19, 2013
Over the next few weeks, "Shutdown Corner" will pay homage to "Office Space" as we take a quick look back at each team's 2012 season and a look at what lies ahead for the 2013 offseason. The Bears' biggest problem remained its offense. For the second consecutive season, the Bears ranked dead last in receptions by tight ends . ‘‘Football is an evolution, and right now we’re in a stage where bigger, faster, stronger, athletic guys are available at this position,’’ new tight end coach Andy Bischoff said. ‘‘T...
It’s just the beginning for tight ends in Bears’ new system
As coach Marc Trestman and his staff develop a playbook to modernizes the Bears’ offense, what they have at tight end could be scrutinized more than what they have at other positions. If there has been one league-wide trend the Bears have trudged far be