Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 11/17/14

The Bears had a pretty good free agency period, trading for a very good and one of Jay Cutler's favorite targets as well as filling a lot of primary depth needs, and spent the draft grabbing a potential starting defensive end and another potential starting receiver opposite Brandon Marshall. But what more do the Bears need to do before training camp begins? Hit the jump and we'll discuss some positions that need to be filled in post-draft free agency.

Most of Phil Emery's moves to this point have been with a focus on creating a deeper team. Without adding a starter in 2011 (unless you count Roy Williams), the Bears were 11-5 in 2010 and 7-3 in 2011 before injuries derailed the team's offense. The defense couldn't hold as well as it needed to for all the time the offense spent on the bench after a failed drive. The focus will remain the same in post-draft free agency; starters aren't there to be had at this point (yes, likely even on the offensive line). So, there are a few positions, especially defensively, that I expect the focus to be on.

The first is defensive tackle. The Bears picked up a defensive tackle as an undrafted free agent, but they still need bodies to compete there, as well as someone able to step up and take some quality snaps. Henry Melton, Stephen Paea and Matt Toeaina will be the primary rotation with the departures of Amobi Okoye and Anthony Adams, but the Bears need a fourth tackle - resigning Anthony Adams could be an option, but Paea's development could lead this; is Paea a 3-tech and the Bears need a 1, or is Paea a 1-tech and the Bears need a 3?

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