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No excuses for Bears backup wideouts

Joe Anderson (Bradley Leeb/USA TODAY)

With Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery ailing, the offseason programs have lessened the learning curve for the group of inexperienced receivers the Bears are bringing to training camp.

Throughout nearly the entire offseason, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was without his favorite target, wide receiver Brandon Marshall. Recovering from minor hip surgery, Marshall spent most of OTAs and minicamp on the sidelines, getting occasional reps late in the process. Yet coach Marc Trestman said he expects his top receiver back full-time come training camp. "There was no plan, we...

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