Zach Miller

Bears tight end Zach Miller counts blessings after injury

Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller expressed uncertainty over his future upon returning Monday to Halas Hall after a series of serious knee surgeries.

What Miller did know was he's been through a nightmare that nearly resulted in the amputation of his left leg. It was a nightmare with a happy ending.

"That was very real, a couple wrong turns away from actually happening," Miller said about losing his leg. "I had a ton of care, a lot of people helping me out throughout that entire process. But we were a couple minutes away from having that be real."

With tears in his eyes at times, Miller spoke to reporters about the ordeal resulting from a...