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|Hester again Earning Praise as WR
|BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- It's that time of year again, so of course the Chicago Bears are predicting a breakout season at receiver for Devin Hester as training camp began.
Receivers coach Darryl Drake sees a lot of improvement in a lot of areas.
It remains to be seen if Hester can finally deliver that breakout season as a receiver. The Bears have predicted big things in the past, but he hasn't quite come through.
The Bears started using him on offense at the end of the 2007 season and gave him a four-year extension before the following season that runs through 2013 with the idea that he would become a focal point on offense. It hasn't quite worked out that way. Hester had just 26 catches last year, his lowest total since 2007.