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Bears 2012 Rookie Review: McClellin

DE Shea McClellin (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

In our first installment breaking down the performance of the Chicago Bears rookies this season, we analyze the play of first round defensive end Shea McClellin.

Chicago Bears rookie defensive end Shea McClellin came into the league with a lot of questions surrounding his ability to play base end in a 4-3 scheme. He was expected to be, at worst, a situational pass rusher. At best, he would supplant veteran Israel Idonije on the left side. Those were reasonable expectations for the rookie. He didn't need to put up double-digit sacks, just be a consistent...

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