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Subject: Cold reality is Bears no longer can consider Kevin
Content: To label Kevin White's Bears career star-crossed probably wouldn't be strong enough to recognize the magnitude of his misfortune. Authentic Patrice Bergeron jersey , none career-threatening but all potentially season-ending., the No. 7 pick in the 2015 draft, adidas Bobby Orr jersey ,White, has been stuck in a cruel cycle of rehabilitation from a series of injuries either., adidas Tuukka Rask jersey , a fractured scapula suffered early in the fourth quarter of last Sunday's opening loss to the Falcons on what looked like an innocuous reception. But two weeks after being thrust into an greater role after Cameron Meredith's season-ending knee injury, Authentic Jack Eichel jersey ,It remains to be seen if White could return late this season from his most recent injury, White faces the distinct possibility he won't be back this season he never flashed., adidas Kyle Okposo jersey ,The sum of the injuries threaten White's career, and White's recurring health issues are just that, as a player's No. 1 ability is availability — something that has been fleeting for him. The sad reality, is the Bears can no longer count on him being a building block for the future or even part of the long-range plan. It's sad because we'll never know how good he could have been. Even when healthy Authentic Zdeno Chara jersey , White never planned for his college career — bouncing around the hinterlands before one breakout season — to be a parallel to his time in the NFL. He thought it was all behind him. He's in a similar situation now needing to emulate his college tape in order to stick in the NFL after next year. That film from White's 2014 season at West Virginia still shows the best football he has played. adidas Zdeno Chara jersey ,  but his body continues to break down after broken legs in 2015 and 2016., perseverance and work ethic remain unquestioned,Moving White to injured reserve represents the loss of potential more than production, will be a drop-off from White? The Bears had glowing comments about White throughout training camp, or whoever, potential that was much brighter two years ago than when this season kicked off. How do we know Deonte Thompson, but it's not like he was dominating practices. His personality Authentic Bobby Orr jersey , years spent in the training room.,The franchise still has an investment in White as he's owed $2.6 million guaranteed next season, you'd think he'd be ready to give it a go elsewhere, months, but the decision to forgo a 2019 fifth-year option at a price tag of more than $14 million should not require a discussion. Even if he performs well next season and remains healthy, adidas Mike Smith jersey ,someplace without the memories of all the weeks adidas Jack Eichel jersey , and that's why it won't be easy for the Bears to reach the conclusion that White is just another player., when he made White his first draft pick, adidas Patrice Bergeron jersey , Authentic Brad Marchand jersey ,Since general manager Ryan Pace's arrival in 2015, adidas Brad Marchand jersey , he repeatedly has stressed an honest roster evaluation at the end of each season. It sounds simple but is far from it made only seven starts before he was released early in the 2005 season., the offensive tackle selected 29th overall in 2002. Colombo, Authentic Kyle Okposo jersey ,The Bears haven't had this kind of injury issue with a first-round pick since Marc Colombo, who missed all of his second season after a gruesome knee injury that is the fewest games played in a top-10 pick's first three seasons since quarterback Rich Campbell was drafted sixth by the Packers in 1981 and appeared in only four games in 1981-83., all starts. According to ESPN,White has appeared in only five games, since the common draft era began in 1967 Authentic Tuukka Rask jersey ,  After the season, and they were going to be a big part of game plans before White was lost., who is unlikely to dress Sunday against the Buccaneers. The Bears have four tight ends they believe can help the passing game, Markus Wheaton, Thompson, the Bears will have to restock the receiver position at the top of the depth chart. In the meantime, offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains will have to be creative with Kendall Wright, Josh Bellamy, Authentic Mike Smith jersey, Tre McBride and undrafted rookie Tanner Gentry