Found March 16, 2012 on This Given Sunday:
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With one big exception - Peyton Manning - most of the big names of free agency have landed already. But none of the players signed so far stand to have as big an impact as Brandon Marshall, acquired by the Chicago Bears in trade. Is it too early to declare da Bears the big winners of this offseason? With holes still to patch on their offensive line and the Matt Forte contract situation still unresolved, yes. But the Marshall trade puts them in the running right away. This was robbery, plain and simple. Marshall's salary - $27 million over the next three years -  is extremely reasonable for his talent and production. Especially when you look at the dollars trucked out by Washington for two receivers whose talents combined don't match up to the new Bear. And the price paid by Chicago - a pair of third-rounders - might as well be free. Especially when you look at how both the Bears and Dolphins have used their third rounders recently.  Successful Bears 3rd round picks 2002:...
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