The expected release of Jerrod Johnson by the Bears on Thursday set the stage for what projects to be one of the significant position battles when training camp begins next mon
The Bears’ three-day mandatory minicamp opened on Tuesday with five quarterbacks still in uniforms: Jay Cutler, Jimmy Clausen, David Fales, Jerrod Johnson and Jordan Palmer.
As if there weren’t already enough quarterbacks flying around Bears OTA sessions…
The most popular player in Bears town has not infrequently been the backup quarterback.
The backup quarterback sometimes is the most popular player in preseason Chicago. This year the No. 1 candidate for the job — Jordan Palmer — is perhaps the most questioned.