St. Louis Park Native to Head Chicago Bears

Updated: 01/17/2013 12:42 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

A St. Louis Park native will lead the Chicago Bears.

Marc Trestman was offered the job this week. Trestman was most recently the head coach of the Montreal Allouettes in the Canadian Football League.  The franchise won Grey Cups in 2009 and 2010.

Trestman was a quarterback for the Minnesota Gophers and Minnesota State University Moorhead Dragons in his college career.

He graduated from St. Louis Park High School in 1974.