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Bears utilizing Whiteside's versatility

Aston Whiteside played DE in college, LB with the Cowboys and now DT with the Bears. He's currently lining up as the club's fourth defensive tackle, which places him firmly in the D-line rotation.

Rarely does a football player make it to the NFL playing just one position throughout his career. Positional changes are common at every level of the game, meaning most athletes will have played all over the field by the time they land a position at the pro level. Consider Chicago Bears Pro Bowl defensive tackle Henry Melton, who began his collegiate career at the University of Texas as a...

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