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It's time for a few players on the 2013 Chicago Bears to receive a little time in the spotlight while we inform a couple of others that their 15 minutes of fame was up half an hour ago.UnderratedChris Conte, SafetyThe Bears have one of the best secondaries in the NFL. At strong safety is Major Wright who started all 16 games of the season for the first time in his career in 2012 while contributing 4 interceptions and 52 tackles. At cornerback are the two ball hawks, 2012 Pro Bowl starters Charles "Peanut" Tillman and Tim Jennings. One reason why Tillman and Jennings can play so aggressively to the ball resides in deep centerfield of the Bears' defense, free safety Chris Conte.Conte was selected in the third round by the Bears in 2011 and is one of only two players still on the roster from that draft. Second round pick, defensive tackle Stephen Paea is the other.Conte made the first start of his career in Week 6 of 2011 against the Minnesota Vikings after Week 5 sta...
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