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Weems will wear many hats with Bears

KR Eric Weems (Thomas B. Shea/Getty)

Bears offseason acquisition Eric Weems is expected to play a number of different roles on special teams this year. He's also shown well as a receiver and currently is the team's No. 4 wideout.

The Chicago Bears made it a priority to upgrade its special teams this offseason. The team lost Corey Graham, the top special teams tackler last season, to the Ravens. To compensate, the club drafted a number of players that could fill his role. Additionally, during the first week of free agency, GM Phil Emery signed Eric Weems and Blake Costanzo, two accomplished special teams players. "Two of... Recommended Stories