Once again, Matt Forte will be the centerpiece, but which other back is ready to contribute this fall?
The experts are nearly unanimous in a grade for Chicago: B.
Pace’s initial draft class was four deep on offense and two deep on defense.
Langford was a productive runner at Michigan State who can contribute immediately on offense and special teams.
Chicago added depth to a position of uncertainty.
Safety Isaiah Lewis knocked Northwestern’s Kain Colter out of the game with a big hit as he tried to catch a pass early in the first quarter, resulting in a targeting penalty and an ejection.
Connor Cook threw for three touchdowns and Michigan State’s defense locked down Illinois Saturday on the way to a 42-3 win.