The Bears Beat (06.25.12): Getting to know the real Brandon Marshall

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A piece by the Chicago Tribune’s Jared Hopkins about how Brandon Marshall grew up and what he’s like off the field, how important a role Marshall will play in the 2012 offense, and Marshall’s comments about never having a good position coach.

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Can We All Please Leave Brandon Marshall Alone???
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Brandon Marshall says he’s never had a good position coach in the NFL
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Getty Images Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall told the Chicago Tribune that he’s never had a good wide receivers …

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Brandon Marshall: I haven’t had good receivers coach
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There’s no denying Brandon Marshall’s natural football ability. But it might come as a surprise that the Bears receiver claims …

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