It was an up-and-down day for a group that was expected to dominate a pedestrian pass defense ranked in the 20’s in nearly every statistical category.
The Minnesota Vikings provided a test kitchen for establishing what does not work against a big, physical receiver corps like the Bears’ with Martellus Bennett, Alshon Jeffery,
When Phil Emery was hired, one of his stated objectives was to make the Bears bigger. On Sunday that size did matter.
The 2013 Bears were the only team with two wide receivers (Brandon Marshall, Alshon Jeffery) ranked in the top 10 for catches.
Training camp is just practice, but few players were standing out as noticeably as Marquess Wilson through the offseason and in the early day of camp.