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Bears cut two-time Pro Bowler Tim Jennings

Bears cut two-time Pro Bowler Tim Jennings

Tim Jennings has seen how situations can turn quickly, even for some of the NFL's highest-paid players. When the Bears turned Halas Hall upside down in January and brought in a new front office and coaching staff, he was on alert. So he wasn't caught off guard in March when fellow cornerback Alan Ball was signed to a one-year contract for what looked like starter money: $3 million. He wasn't surprised when reps were divided this spring. Ultimately, when coach John Fox called Sunday afternoon to inform him his contract was terminated, Jennings knew all along it was a distinct possibility. "Once the (new) regime came in and everybody was here, I kind of knew and the...

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