Earl Bennett on why he switched to jersey No. 80

“Number 80 has so much tradition behind it with Jerry Rice and Cris Carter and those guys, and hopefully I can become one of those guys and be a legend like they were.”

-Chicago Bears wide receiver Earl Bennett on why he decided to switch his jersey number from No. 85 to No. 80.

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