Shortly after Bears cornerback Tim Jennings was named to the Pro Bowl roster, offensive guard Kyle Long was chosen to go to join his teammate in Hawaii to replace injured San Francisco 49ers guard
The dismal year of the Bears’ defense has not prevented one member of that beleaguered unit from making an appearance in the Pro Bowl.
Maybe the message is don’t always believe the hype.
Brandon Marshall said his week on NFL Network that he (humbly) considered Alshon Jeffery and himself to be the best receiver tandem in the NFL.
Statisticians weren’t the only ones who noted the near-epic shift in the identity of the Chicago Bears.