It became official this weekend that the Chicago Bears and longtime center Olin Kreutz have parted…
Bears Sign Four Former First Rounders
Besides rookie Gabe Carimi, the current Chicago Bears roster holds just one of GM Jerry Angelo's first-round picks: offensive lineman Chris Williams. Two of those first rounder's, TE Greg Olsen and DT Tommie Harris, were dispatched this offseason. Yet as far as other team's first rounder's, the Bears can't get enough. In the past week, the front office has signed former first rounders DE Vernon Gholston, WR Roy Williams, C Chris Spencer and DT Amobi Okoye. The thinking is that these players, who obviously possess natural athletic talent, can resurrect their careers under the tutelage of Chicago's coaching staff. Williams couldn't explain why things didn't work out in Dallas but feels he can rebuild his career with Mike Martz as his offensive coordinator. "It's a blessing for me to go to a system that I already know, that I've had success in," said Williams. In Detroit in 2006 Williams had his best season as a professional, catching 83 passes for 1,310 yards and...
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