When Phil Emery spoke openly after the 2013 season about the need to get younger on defense, that the Bears would go defense-heavy in the draft, the general manager was in fact laying out only a p
The cliché concern about the Chicago Bears defense over the past couple of seasons was that it was old and fading.
And now for a cold splash of perspective, one which I strongly suspect Bears general manager Phil Emery understands from painful experience:
The Bears defense has seemingly gotten better with Phil Emery's free agency moves, but it hasn't necessarily gotten younger.
While the draft is still seven weeks off, the signings on the defensive line and safety, plus moving Shea McClellin to linebacker where Jonathan Bostic and Khaseem Greene were drafted last year, a