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Marshall crucial in Bennett signing

WR Brandon Marshall (Rob Grabowski/USP)

At his press conference today, Martellus Bennett said Brandon Marshall, who actively recruited the big tight end, was a big reason he chose to sign with the Chicago Bears.

Heading into this offseason, everyone in and around the Windy City knew the Chicago Bears needed to upgrade the tight end position. Kellen Davis wasn't the pass-catching threat many believed him to be and the passing game struggled because of it. Davis' lack of production as a receiver allowed opposing defense to roll safety help over the top of Pro Bowl wideout Brandon Marshall, limiting his... Recommended Stories