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Is Olsen the Next Great Hurricane?

Desmond Clark had the best season of his career in 2006, but he simply does not offer the same kind of speed and athleticism as Greg Olsen. Arguably the most impressive performer at the NFL Combine back in February, the Miami product will add an element to the offense that has been lacking arguably since the days of Mike Ditka. And we mean Mike Ditka the player, not Mike Ditka the coach.

They say that there are lies, damn lies, and statistics, but if you look at the passing numbers accumulated by the Chicago Bears in 2006, those statistics are hard to ignore. Quarterback Rex Grossman threw for 3,193 yards and 23 touchdowns last season, by far the best performance of any Midway Monster signal-caller since Erik Kramer's 3,838 and 29 back in 1995. But it was the wild swings back and...

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