The Bears put the final touches on a 3-13 season Sunday, the worst 16-game finish in franchise history… so start the Super Bowl talk for next year
Alshon Jeffrey is a believer.
Chicago’s outspoken wide receiver, a pending free agent, couldn’t hold back the hyperbole following a season-ending 38-10 loss to the Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium. Asked how the Bears might improve in 2017, Jeffery guaranteed a worst-to-first transformation.
As a competitor, I think you would want to say no (it didn’t affect his play), but I think as somebody that’s realistic, and I know my body and know how I can throw a football, I think it would be stupid to say that there weren’t throws that were affected by the wrist or by the shoulder, Bortles said. I think that’s part of playing with injuries.
Things are going to happen, they’re going to affect you differently, you’re going to have to find ways to use other parts of your body to compensate and still deliver efficiently. There were times Cheap Jerseys Made In USA where I didn’t do that.
The shoulder injury occurred Oct. 27, although Bortles didn’t appear on Cheap Jerseys Kids NFL the injury report right away. He says the shoulder was aggravated about a month later, and Bortles did show up on the injury report by Week 12. He says the separation won’t require surgery.
Bortles finished the season with more pass attempts than last year but had 523 fewer yards and 12 fewer touchdowns. His quarterback rating fell to 78.8, which ranked 26th (out of 30) among qualifying passers.