Found December 30, 2011 on Inside the Bears:
It’s hard to say the Pro Bowl was a long time coming for Corey Graham when teammate Charles Tillman waited nine years to make it. But special-teams coordinator Dave Toub said Graham’s selection as a special-teams player this season was overdue. Graham, who leads the Bears in special-teams tackles with 20, had 25 last year and didn’t make it. Since 2007, Graham is tied for second in the NFL with 74 special-teams tackles (65 solo). ‘‘He’s really come a long way,’’ Toub said. ‘‘Coming out of New Hampshire . . . he was raw. But he always had the desire. He never …
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