The Bears are staying with a 4-3 as their base defense and traditionally have used one defensive tackle as a “nose” working one center-guard gap, and the other as a three-technique shaded to the o
The 2014 draft has brought with it a considerably higher level of one important element for a football team than either of GM Phil Emery’s previous two:
Bears GM Phil Emery built for the present this offseason with the re-signings of defensive tackles Jeremiah Ratliff and Nate Collins.
With safeties Ha’Sean Clinton-Dix and Calvin Pryor available at No. 14 of the draft’s first round, the Bears selected Virginia Tech cornerback Kyle Fuller.
Jadeveon Clowney (DE), South Carolina
6'5" | 266 lbs.
40 tackles, 11.5 TFL, 3 sacks, 4 PD, FF