Considering the heavy workload Marshawn Lynch has had in recent years and the promise of second-year back Christine Michael, it wouldn't be a big surprise if we see a little less of Beast Mode in 2014.
But how much less? One expert recently weighed in on that topic.
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Cutler Benching Prelude To Trade?
NFL Insider Mark Dominik explains how the Chicago Bears could convert QB Jay Cutler's salary and why the decision to bench Cutler and keep him healthy will pay off down the road if Chicago decides to cut or trade Cutler.
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