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'No one can replace Urlacher," but Hillenmeyer knows what he's doing

Originally Published: September 17, 2009
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

If one more person at Halas Hall utters the words, "No one can replace a Brian Urlacher," Hunter Hillenmeyer might develop a complex.

But it isn't likely.

If one more media member had asked Hillenmeyer this preseason about the possibility of being cut from the team that signed the fifth-rounder to its practice squad after he was waived by the Packers six years ago, he might have become nervous.

But probably not.

Hillenmeyer will start at middle linebacker in place of injured ...

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