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Williams Needed at LT Right Away

OT Chris Williams (Brian Kersey/AP)

The Chicago Bears got Chris Williams of Vanderbilt with the 14th pick in the first round of the NFL Draft. Based on how bad their torn and tattered offensive line was this past season, the former Commodore simply has to succeed. And right away. Can he be the franchise left tackle this team needs?

The Monsters of the Midway didn't have much go right this past season, as evidenced by a worse-than-it-seemed 7-9 record and missing out on the playoffs after making it all the way to Super Bowl XLI the year before. The most glaring problem was up front, as an aging offensive line could not open holes in the running game consistently and failed to give the passing triumvirate of Rex Grossman... Recommended Stories