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McClellin unlikely to play special teams

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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.

Immediately following the selection of Boise State defensive end Shea McClellin in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery espoused the rookie's potential in all phases of the game. "We are very excited about Shea in terms of his all-downs ability," Emery said. "This is an all-downs football player, including special teams. This is a four-down player. Our special teams... Recommended Stories