Micheal Spurlock laughs when the situation is brought up: He is in fact part of a new era in Chicago Bears kick returning, fairly or unfairly being tasked with taking over for a legend in Devin He
For the better part of a eight years, the Bears were set-it-and-forget-it with kickoff and punt returns, with Devin Hester and Danieal Manning not only the best punt and kickoff returners on the r
Remember when the Bears tried to make return-man extraordinaire Devin Hester a wide receiver?
Of course you do, and it didn't end well.
None other than Dave Wannstedt once ID’d the yards in the kicking game as the “hidden yards,” a swing of as many as 100 yards of field position via punts, your own returns and stopping your oppone
The Bears thought enough of Chris Williams to sign the former CFL receiver/returner to a contract just days before the end of last season and have him inactive for the last game.