Untouchable is unthinkable

Bears shouldn't hesitate to deal any player, including Hester and Olsen

Updated: March 3, 2010, 8:07 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

Most general managers, regardless of the sport, will tell you that a good trade is one that works out well for both teams.

But how many times does that happen?

The biggest fear for any GM is that a player he traded will reach new heights in another uniform, or show a dimension his team never quite got out of him. Chicago clubs are familiar with this phenomenon, and the Bears are especially vulnerable given their poor track record of developing players.

But looking forward ...

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