Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 11/17/14

GREEN BAY, WI - SEPTEMBER 13: Devin Hester #23 of the Chicago Bears waits to return a kick against the Green Bay Packers on September 13, 2009 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Packers defeated the Bears 21-15. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Chicago Bears wide receiver/return specialist Devin Hester told reporters recently that he feels he can play two or three more years, but he also believes a “fresh start” would be best for him. With a new coach and general manager in place, the Bears could opt to trade or even release Hester this offseason, according to Chris Wesseling of NFL.com. After a month of introspection, Hester now believes he would benefit from a "fresh start" while playing two or three more years. Hester has been accused of checking out in the past, and he admitted that he didn’t make some plays he should have made last season because his “mind wasn’t there the majority of the time.” The 30-year-old finished the season with only 23 receptions for 242 yards and one touchdown. If the Bears are unable to find a taker for Hester, they may instead to cut ties with the dynamic return man to avoid his roster bonus. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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