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Post-catch key for Bears offense

Post-catch key for Bears offense

The numbers show that the Chicago Bears passing attack is only getting started once the pass is completed, as the team’s collective ability to gain yards after the catch should again boost the offense.

In NFL practices, little time is spent on gaining yards after the catch. Sure, receivers make post-catch moves and try to find seams between tacklers, but without contact it’s just flag football. Only once the pads come on and the games matter can pass catchers truly show their prowess with the ball in their hands. Such was the case for the Chicago Bears receiving corps last season. The team...

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