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Rewarding their own

Bears general manager Jerry Angelo has been criticized heavily since joining the team nearly two years ago. However, Angelo's projection of what talent to keep and whom he deemed expendable will ultimately decide his success or failure.

When the Bears signed Brian Urlacher to a nine-year deal that meant the team has 11 starters whose contracts are intact through the next three seasons: Marty Booker, Olin Kreutz, Desmond Clark, Rex Tucker, David Terrell (in three-wide starting set), Marc... Recommended Stories