Bears coaches Hamilton, Wilks friends as kids

September 17th, 2008 - 9:32 am

In a good story from ChicagoBears.com, Bears quarterbacks coach Pep Hamilton and defensive backs coach Steven Wilks — 5 years Hamilton’s elder — were friends growing up. Hamilton used to follow Wilks in awe because Wilks was a star quarterback on the local football team in Charlotte, N.C. Hamilton followed in Wilks’ footsteps as a football player, too.

It’s a good read and you check it out if you haven’t done so yet.