Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 8/15/13
Alshon Jeffery could very well be the key on offense for the Chicago Bears. The second year wide receiver is expected to line up opposite Brandon Marshall and take the next step in his progression as a No. 2 receiver. Camp Trestman ended with Jeffery earning praise from Marshall, as well as first year head coach Marc Trestman. Jeffery also arrived to camp in great shape after dealing with multiple injuries in his 2012 rookie campaign. If those injury issues fall by the wayside, Chicago could become an offensive threat through the air. The 6’3” wideout spent the offseason training with Marshall and has shown the ability to open up the field. Chicago drafted him in the 2nd round of the 2012 draft with the hope that he could make the Bears a threat on both sides of the hashes. If Alshon Jeffery takes his game to the next level, Chicago will have three legitimate receiving weapons to complement Matt Forte, their dual-threat running back. With Brandon Marshall opposite Jeffery, and new ...
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