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Senior Bowl Scoop: Thursday Update

Senior Bowl Scoop: Thursday Update

According to GM Jerry Angelo, Cedric Benson will have more competition in the backfield next season. True to his word, Chicago Bears scouts have shown a lot of interest in one below-the-radar running back prospect at the Senior Bowl. But who? Bear Report has the inside scoop directly from Mobile.

The Monsters of the Midway always have been and always will be a running football team, although they did not live up to that reputation this past season by any stretch of the imagination. The Bears produced only 83.1 yards per game on the ground, 30th in the league and dead last at just 3.1 yards per carry. Cedric Benson waited two long years behind Thomas Jones to finally be given the starting...

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