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Upholding tradition big task for Tibesar

New Bears linebackers coach Tim Tibesar is preparing to enter his first season as a coach in the NFL. Unfortunately for him, the linebacker position in Chicago is currently in flux.

As with most of the Chicago Bears' new coaching staff, linebackers coach Tim Tibesar has a history with head coach Marc Trestman. Tibesar worked under Trestman with the Montreal Alouettes in the CFL, first as linebackers coach from 2009-2010, then as defensive coordinator in 2011. When Trestman landed his gig with the Bears he was quick to hire Tibesar as part of his defensive staff. Like a... Recommended Stories