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Keeping Tucker a questionable move

Mel Tucker (Sam Greenwood/Getty)

The Bears announced yesterday that defensive coordinator Mel Tucker will be retained for at least one more season. Did Marc Trestman make the right call in giving Tucker a second chance?

The Chicago Bears yesterday announced the firing of defensive line coach Mike Phair and linebackers coach Tim Tibesar. In that press release came the revelation that defensive coordinator Mel Tucker will be retained for at least one more season. "We believe Mel is the right person to lead our defensive unit," coach Marc Trestman said. "He fully understands where we need to improve, has the skill...

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