Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Bears in 'solution business' by firing GM
By Jon Greenberg
CHICAGO -- As training camp opened this year, Jerry Angelo was hit with familiar questions about adding more offensive linemen.
The nerve of those reporters. As if J'Marcus Webb wasn't enough! And how about Gabe Carimi?!
"Everybody has an opinion: 'They need this, they need that,' " Angelo said. "Well, tell me who you want. Who should we look at? Give me names. Don't tell me about our problems. Give me solutions. I'm in the solution business, not identifying the problems. You guys do a great job of identifying our problems. How about a few solutions."
Apparently, George McCaskey and Ted Phillips are in the solution business, too. And as Angelo said recently, they didn't "whistle Dixie" about making a change after a 7-3 season devolved into an 8-8 ending.
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