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Bears camp competition: Bell vs. Allen

RB Kahlil Bell (Jason O. Watson/USP)

Bears RB Armando Allen is making a strong push for a roster spot, which should keep Kahlil Bell motivated during training camp. We dissect the upcoming battle for Chicago's third RB position.

Midway through the 2009 season, the Chicago Bears elevated running back Kahlil Bell from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. Two days later, Bell took his first handoff as an NFL running back and streaked 72-yards against the Philadelphia Eagles. He carried 40 times that season, averaging a robust 5.5 yards per carry. Last season, after injuries felled both Matt Forte and Marion Barber...

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