Marshall deal great for Chicago
The Bears got their No. 1 receiver, but the move is puzzling for the Dolphins
Brandon Marshall has been traded to the Chicago Bears for two third-round picks. Chicago has plenty of room under the salary cap to handle Marshall's contract, and this deal makes a ton of sense from the Bears' perspective.
First off, it eliminates Chicago's biggest need: Marshall is a true No. 1 wide receiver and he gives Cutler the big body that this passing attack has desperately needed.
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