Back in 2012, when the Bears were contemplating trading for wide receiver Brandon Marshall, quarterback Jay Cutler was part of the discussion.
Three seasons and 269 catches after coming to the Bears in a trade involving draft picks, Brandon Marshall will be off to the New York Jets in exchange for an undisclosed late-round pick in the 20
Brandon Marshall was a fourth-round draft choice. Alshon Jeffery and Martellus Bennett were both found in the second round. Green Bay’s Randall Cobb and Jordy Nelson were both second-rounders.
New Bears GM Ryan Pace and head coach John Fox declined to comment on Brandon Marshall's future in Chicago at last month's NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis.
The Bears have 18 players who are slated to become unrestricted free agents on March 10.