As the injuries on the defensive line and at linebacker piled up through 2013, the assault on the secondary reached demoralizing and devastating levels, falling heaviest on safeties Chris Conte an
Before Major Wright and Chris Conte held down the safety spots the past two seasons, those two starting positions had been a revolving door for more than a decade.
Quarterback Josh McCown was extremely popular with teammates during his Bears tenure. He also carried that over into dealings with the Chicago media, not always an easy thing.
The member of the Bears who has spent the last decade in charge of guarding an opponent’s best receiver may occasionally be a bit guarded in his dealings with the media.