Running back Michael Bush's addition to Bears sparks backlash

LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Michael Bush is joining the Chicago Bears, perhaps to team with Matt Forte and give the team two hard and effective runners who can alternate punishing defense. Or maybe in a more visible role should

Tom Cruze~Sun-Times The signing of running back Michael Bush usually would be a cause for celebration, an obvious opportunity for the Bears to trumpet that their roster is better today than yesterday. Last season, mostly in nine starts, Bush racked up

LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Michael Bush is joining the Chicago Bears, perhaps to team with Matt Forte and give the team two hard and effective runners who can alternate punishing defense. Or maybe in a more visible role should

By Bill Williamson However, Bush did do fine financially. He reportedly is getting $14 million over four years with $7 million guaranteed. There is no way the Raiders would be able to give Bush that type of money at this point of the process.