Devin Hester had two years to develop into a primary target, and while he deserves a lot of credit for learning how to be a wideout at the game's highest level, he's simply not a No. 1 and doesn't share the same connection Aromashodu has proven to have with Jay Cutler.
2009 Review: 24 receptions, 298 yards, 12.4-yard average, 4 TDs
With Martz's scheme calling for longer routes and more throws down the field, it would be far from surprising to see Knox drastically improve his yards-per-catch average and deliver a whole bunch more highlight reel-worthy plays once he gets his mitts on the pigskin.
2009 Review: 45 receptions, 527 yards, 11.7-yard average, 5 TDs
While coach Lovie Smith has said Forte is his lead back and will continue to be going forward, the Bears actually have more invested financially in Taylor at this point, and they didn't sign him on the first day of free agency just to be an insurance policy – and, of course, Forte isn't Peterson.
2009 Review: 94 carries, 338 yards, 3.6-yard average, 1 TD; 44 receptions, 389 yards, 8.8-yard average, 1 TD
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