Everyone keeps saying that we need to go after Al Afalava, and everyone is saying it was a surpise cut. They wouldn't have cut him to make room, that's for sure, he was doing horrible this off-season/pre-season. That's why he was cut.
"Safety Al Afalava, the Bears 6th round pick in the 2009 Draft, was also let go, after starting 13 games as a rookie last season. He plummeted down the depth chart in the offseason after he struggled badly in coverage and had trouble wrapping up