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Bears' Anderson makes his mark

James Anderson (Jonathan Daniels/Getty)

Bears linebacker James Anderson showed today in the team's 24-21 season-opening victory over the Bengals why he's the most underrated defender on Chicago's roster.

In today's NFL, most teams have a big tight end with the receiving skills of a wide receiver. The Chicago Bears have such a player in Martellus Bennett, who caught three passes, one for a touchdown, in his debut with the team this afternoon. As a result, the goal for most defenses is to find a linebacker or safety who has the size and athletic ability to cover this new era of NFL tight ends... Recommended Stories

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