The NFL Scouting Combine is now in the books. Bears General Manager Phil Emery will turn his attention to free agency in March before tackling the draft in April. As he evaluates the draft-eligible players, Emery must decide whether to approach a team need with a rookie or veteran.
Available money and the team's current free agents will be a big factor in how the Bears go into free agency and the draft. The team has to decide what to do with Henry Melton as well as Brian Urlacher.
There is a good chance both player will be back with the team next year, meaning Emery can turn his attention to other positions. Here is a breakdown on where the Bears should address their needs this offseason.