It's Memorial Day weekend, but I'm already looking at Labor Day weekend. After just getting out of that brutal winter, shame on me for these momentary thoughts that skip summer.
Bears fans are most pumped up by all the offseason acquisitions, but there are other reasons to be encouraged.
Who's faster, the 30-year-old established Pro Bowler or the 24-year-old budding star?
Bears GM Phil Emery was something of an amateur prophet, albeit clearly with some inside information when he spoke Monday about Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall:
Brandon Marshall's contract status with the Bears beyond the 2014 season was up in the air.