Hardly Taylor-made

Chester Taylor's Bears career likely at underwhelming ending

Updated: September 2, 2011, 10:48 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- If this was really Chester Taylor's last game in a Bears uniform, he went out like he came in, 2 1/2 yards at a time.

Taylor came in last year talking about being the heir apparent to Marshall Faulk in Mike Martz's offense. Instead he put up Kevin Faulk numbers.

That's how it goes, though. Taylor got paid $7 million last year to be an afterthought. Nice work if you can get it.

Now that the preseason is finally over, he's likely to be an ex-Bear ...

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