Devin Hester is truly something special
Bears star just might be the best return man in history, yet teams still kick to him
Devin Hester tried to explain it, he really did.
This was five years ago, a week after the Chicago Bears rookie had tied an 87-year-old NFL record with an exhilarating 108-yard return of a missed field goal for a touchdown against the Giants.
He shrugged in his seat. He squirmed a little.
"That's just my mentality," Hester said finally. "Whenever I get my hands on the ball I think big."
Like so many artists, Hester has difficulty articulating just what it is that ...
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