Posted May 15, 2012 on chi.scout.com
PLAYERS: Shea McClellin
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
Despite GM Phil Emery’s post-draft claims to the contrary, special teams coordinator Dave Toub said it’s unlikely he’ll be utilizing Shea McClellin, Chicago’s first-round selection.
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