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Proehl: Martz could make Cutler a star

Updated: February 1, 2010, 5:31 PM ET
ESPNChicago.com

Former St. Louis Rams wide receiver Ricky Proehl said Mike Martz is an offensive genius, but Proehl also said Martz's ego needs to be kept in check in order for him to succeed as the Chicago Bears' offensive coordinator.

The Bears hired Martz on Monday. It's a reunion for Lovie Smith, who was hired by Martz as the Rams defensive coordinator in 2001. The Rams won Super Bowl XXXIV with Martz as offensive coordinator but lost Super Bowl XXXVI with Martz as head coach.

"Mike can ...

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