Found August 02, 2010 on Bears Brain Trust:
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Bears Brain Trust will go over each position and see how the Bears did. We’ll look at how the Bears finished in 2009, what they tried to do during the offseason, and how well they executed -- and if they should have done anything differently.__________Still here: Hunter Hillenmeyer: Played in 14 games (started in 13) at both strongside linebacker and middle linebacker; made 65 tackles; had 2.5 sacks and one interception.Nick Roach: Played in 16 games (started in 15) at both strongside linebacker and middle linebacker; made 50 tackles; had two sacks.Out:Jamar Williams: Played in 16 games (started in three); was the primary back-up at both outside linebacker positions.2009 review: Eh, but it wasn’t entirely their fault.The Bears' linebacker depth is on the outside -- entirely on the outside.So when Brian Urlacher went down, the Bears robbed from the strongside to fill the hole. Neither Roach or Hillenmeyer are great Cover-2 middle linebackers. Hillenmeyer struggled with the coveri...
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