Vereen was the Chicago’s fourth-round pick in 2014.
Shea McClellin must show what he can do. Plus, three more storylines to follow.
Cutler has yet to throw an interception in team drills at training camp.
Antrel Rolle will have big responsibility thrust upon him in his first year with the Bears.
The Bears have a big need at safety, but this year’s draft crop is thin on top-level talent.
The Bears haven’t prioritized the safety position in recent years.
The Bears fell to 5-9 with an anemic performance in a 31-15 loss.
Bears safety Brock Vereen will face older brother Shane, a Patriots running back, this Sunday.
Danny McCray or Brock Vereen will have to step up at safety.
The Bears will rely on Kyle Fuller to be a playmaker, Lance Briggs says.
Jeff Joniak counted 18 first- and second-year players making contributions for Chicago.
At one point, Chicago turned to rookie Brock Vereen and newly signed Ahmad Dixon at safety.
Chicago no longer has the luxury of depth in the secondary.
Ryan Mundy is confident after the Bears shut out the Eagles’ starters for a quarter Friday night.
Keep an eye on how the reserve running backs like Ka’Deem Carey perform.
Jordan Palmer’s still listed as the No. 2 quarterback, while middle linebacker is up for grabs.
“I just know I got a good opportunity to go out there and show what I can do,” Danny McCray says.
Vereen is a sure tackler who’s good at reading keys, but his ball skills and footwork need work.
“We weren’t tough at all,” Tim Jennings said of Chicago’s defense in 2013.
When you play defense with a good offense, it makes it fun,” Jared Allen says.