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Jeffery far ahead of the curve

WR Alshon Jeffery (Bradley Leeb/USP)

Through the first two preseason games, Bears WR Alshon Jeffery looks like anything but a rookie. If he continues to progress at a rapid pace, he'll end up being a dangerous weapon this year.

Heading into his junior season at South Carolina, wide receiver Alshon Jeffery was widely considered a potential Top 15 draft pick. He was coming off a sophomore season in which he caught 88 passes for 1,517 yards and nine touchdowns. Yet a quarterback change early in the campaign derailed the Gamecock's passing attack, forcing head coach Steve Spurrier to adopt a run-heavy approach on offense... Recommended Stories