Posts tagged "Chris Conte"

Chicago Bears depth chart projection series: Safety and special teams

Chicago Bears depth chart projection series: Safety and special teams
Our Chicago Bears depth chart projection series comes to a close with the final spots at the safety position and on special teams. Starters Starting strong safety: Major Wright The light finally went on for Major Wright in 2012, as he was one the team’s top defensive players. In his first two years, Wright struggled... Read more »

Chris Conte fined $21,000 by NFL

Chris Conte fined $21,000 by NFL
Chicago Bears’ free safety Chris Conte was fined $21,000 for “contact to the head of a defenseless receiver,” a League spokesperson confirmed on Thursday. Conte made a play on Panthers’ wide receiver Brandon LaFell in the Bears’ 23-22 Week-8 victory over Carolina and was flagged for a personal foul when he appeared to make helmet-to-helmet... Read more »

Bears' secondary tasked with limiting Calvin Johnson

Bears' secondary tasked with limiting Calvin Johnson
Calvin Johnson has made it obvious that he is one of the most dominating wide receivers, if not the most dominating, in the last couple seasons. At times, he has proved that point against the Bears’ secondary, gashing them for long passing plays. His 2011 campaign was one of the more impressive seasons we’ve seen... Read more »
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Chicago Bears' roster projection: secondary

Chicago Bears' roster projection: secondary
Today we take a look at the Bears’ secondary in our final roster projection to see where they will project on the official depth chart opening week. Active secondary players on the roster: Chris Conte – 2nd-year player Trevor Coston – Rookie Isaiah Frey – Rookie Brandon Hardin -Rookie Kelvin Hayden – 8th-year veteran Tim... Read more »

Chicago Bears Detroit Lions Preview

Chicago Bears Detroit Lions Preview
This is a different Chicago Bears team that played the Lion in Detroit back in Week-5. It was being said at the beginning of the season, but it’s finally becoming true … the offense is familiar with Martz’ scheme. The confusion at the line of scrimmage has been minimized. A big part of that is... Read more »

Bennett's Return Big in Bears' Even Bigger Victory

Bennett's Return Big in Bears' Even Bigger Victory
Many people, myself included, gave the Bears no chance of charging into Philadelphia and sneaking out with a big win. But, to everyone’s surprise, the Bears went out and won a game clean. For once, the Bears defense—who played well—did not have to get the victory on their own. When you’ve got a guy like... Read more »
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The Chris Conte Quandary: Bust or Brilliant?

From rabid Bears fans to NFL analysts and everywhere in between, the unanimous feeling after the first two rounds of the 2011 draft was that Jerry Angelo had nailed it. And then came the third round … as if we now expected every pick to be a clear and easy grand-slam. When the Bears picked... Read more »