BOURBONNAIS — It wouldn't be a surprise to see a rookie struggle on his first day of NFL training camp.
As the injuries on the defensive line and at linebacker piled up through 2013, the assault on the secondary reached demoralizing and devastating levels, falling heaviest on safeties Chris Conte an
General manager Phil Emery stocked the defensive pipeline with youth over his first three drafts with three linebackers, two defensive tackles, a cornerback and two safeties within the first four
Earlier this week Israel Idonije was reflecting on the career changes that saw him go to the Detroit Lions in 2013 after spending his entire career as a Bear.
When Phil Emery spoke at the outset of his tenure about winning “championships” – plural – he had ample NFL organizational models to emulate whether on a divisional, conference or Super Bowl level