The Bears Beat (03.20.12): Urlacher likes Marshall trade, worries about suspension

March 20th, 2012 - 5:46 pm

Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher, the face of the organization for more than a decade, said he was excited by the acquisition of wide receiver Brandon Marshall but worries about a possible suspension following the accusation that he punched a woman. Also, Urlacher said Marshall will fit into the locker room just fine and he’s still rehabbing his knee.

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