Finally, a backup who's got their back

Jason Campbell provides the Bears the perfect insurance behind Jay Cutler

Updated: August 10, 2012, 3:24 AM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- The words "Chicago Bears quarterback" and "depth" are not normally seen in the same sentence unless "lack of" is in there too.

So we can disregard, for now, the paltry 13 yards on 4 of 5 completions that Jason Campbell racked up in three series of the Bears' first preseason game Thursday night at Soldier Field.

So astounding is it that for the first time, well, ever, that the Bears have a solid backup quarterback behind a potentially exceptional starter, you're almost skeptical. ...

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