Shea McClellin


The biggest single reason for dismal predictions for the 2015 Bears are the questions hanging over the defense.


BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — The intrigue playing out at linebacker in the Bears’ emerging 3-4 scheme  Jared Allen at linebacker? Shea McClellin? Christian Jones?


BOURBONNAIS — Whether it was a good day or a bad day depends on which side of the football you happened to be standing on or which phase of the Bears you happen to think needs a big day.


BOURBONNAIS — Takeaways are the lifeblood of defenses, and part of the attraction to the 3-4 as being implemented by the Bears is the element of pressure it brings, ideally resulting in forcing th