Bears coordinator Alan Williams resigns amid bizarre circumstances

The Bears announced Wednesday that defensive coordinator Alan Williams resigned.

Williams left last week, citing personal concerns, and head coach Matt Eberflus called defensive plays in the 27-17 defeat to the Buccaneers.

Williams told ESPN, "I appreciate the opportunity to work with the Chicago Bears, a storied NFL franchise with a rich history."

The McCaskeys are top-notch. I also want to thank Coach Matt Eberflus and General Manager Ryan Poles for inviting me to Chicago. 

I also appreciate President Kevin Warren, the coaches, and players for their friendships.

After taking care of my health, I hope to coach again. I appreciate the NFL shield and all it represents.”

“Many rumors about #Bears defensive coordinator Alan Williams.

Biggs wrote, "For the last three days, we've believed his absence isn't related to health or family."