Bear Necessities: Nicholas Morrow feels confident in play-calling role

With Roquan Smith occupying the weak-side linebacker role in Matt Eberflus’ defense,

it’s newcomer Nicholas Morrow who will be calling

The plays as the middle linebacker for the Bears.

Right now our [middle] linebacker, he’s directing the fronts, 

He’s directing the calls,” said defensive coordinator Alan Williams.

He has most of the huddle pre-snap communication.”

Morrow has been lining up at the MIKE linebacker position since the spring,