The decision not to go get Cam Newton could haunt the Chicago Bears all season long.
Back in the spring, the Chicago Bears were at the center of every quarterback rumor, it seemed. Knowing they had to add a veteran quarterback to compete with Mitchell Trubisky, it was easy to piece together rumor after rumor.
At first, the hype was all about Derek Carr, who could have been moved. For a little while, it seemed like the Raiders were going to deal Carr and draft their quarterback of the future — at least that’s what hints and feelings from certain outlets would tell you.