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Reed Makes Strong Case for Roster Spot

DE Nick Reed (Scott Boehm/Getty)

It's been an up and down offseason for Bears DE Nick Reed. Yet tonight he showed his coaches what he's capable of, putting on a performance that may have earned him a place on the roster.

Chicago Bears defensive end Nick Reed, whose efforts to make the regular-season roster were highlighted by Bear Report this past Tuesday, had a respectable game against the Brown, notching four tackles, the second-most on the team, to go along with a sack, a quarterback hurry and two deflected passes. He also came up big on a fourth-down, goal-line situation, stuffing the runner behind the line of... Recommended Stories