March 20, 2012 12:00 AM
" Eric Weems, who signed with the Bears last week, is a Pro Bowl kick returner. In four seasons in Atlanta, he has more than 3,700 return yards and three touchdowns. But the Bears already have one of the best return men of all time. What happens to Devin Hester?
General manager Phil Emery says not to worry. Weems is here to help Hester.
“We have a very dynamic plan for Devin. He will continue to return punts and kicks. We have a great tradition here in Chicago in terms of having multiple kick and punt returners. Johnny Knox and Devin, Danieal Manning "
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Thursday, April 12, 2012 by ChicagoNow (blog)
When new GM Phil Emery brought in Pro Bowl kick returner Eric Weems, fans immediately speculated on Hester's future. But Emery quickly squashed the idea that Weems was a Hester “replacement,” saying he was, instead, a Hester “supplement.Read more
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 by San Jose Mercury News
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