Hester, Bears' offense stepping to the fore

The Bears are usually about defense. So far this summer, it's been their offense that has electrified fans, writes John Clayton.

Originally Published: August 1, 2007
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. -- As I walked out of the buzzing, over-crowded football stadium at Olivet Nazarene University on Saturday night, I looked to the clear, star-lit skies and said to "Papa Bear" George Halas, "Forgive me for what I am about to do."

I came to the Bears training camp and I'm writing offense. That's right, offense. Bears football is usually all about defense. It's the franchise of Dick Butkus, Buddy Ryan and Brian Urlacher. In terms of Bears history, the offense ...

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