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CHRIS CONTE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Bears Safety: I’d Rather ‘Die 10, 15 Years Earlier’ Than Not Play In NFL

This embed is invalid" /> Chicago Bears safety Chris Conte is willing to make the ultimate sacrifice for football. Conte has been diagnosed with two concussions this season at a time when the NFL is taking a proactive approach to raising concussion awareness. But the four-year veteran hardly sounds concerned about the long-term health risks of playing...
Via NESN.com
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Conte: I’d rather play in the NFL and die 10-15 years younger

Chicago Bears safety Chris Conte has missed time this season with a variety of injuries, most notably two concussions. Considering he is only 25, you could understand if Conte was already worrying about the long-term health risks associated with playing in the NFL. But he’s not. During a pregame show on WBBM-AM 780 Monday, Conte...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears' Conte willing to shorten lifespan for NFL career

Chicago Bears safety Chris Conte made some rather sobering comments during an appearance on a Chicago radio station regarding the heavy price that some players are apparently willing to pay to have an NFL career. Conte, 25, in his fourth season with the Bears after being drafted in the third round in the 2011 NFL...Read More The post Bears safety Chris Conte willing to exchange...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Instant Analysis: Chicago Bears rally to beat Bucs in Lovie’s return

The Chicago Bears (5-6) used a second-half rally to defeat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2-9) 21-13. The win keeps the Bears alive, and they enter a key stretch of games against teams they need to beat to gain significant ground in the playoff race — the Detroit Lions (twice), the Dallas Cowboys. and the New Orleans Saints. They would still need things to fall their way, but winning...
Via isportsweb.com
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Conte Lets Racial Slur Slip on Instagram

In the heat of the moment, things are often said that we immediately regret. Professional athletes are no different; however, unlike most of us, they’re on the receiving end of a lot of negative criticism due to the rapid explosion of social media. Last year, Chris Conte was forced to cancel his Twitter account after receiving a countless amount of negative comments from fans...
Via Sports Mockery
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears fans need to back off Chris Conte

There it was, once again Bears safety Chris Conte was in the cross hairs of another bad loss. Conte could be seen being ran over by Bills running back Fred Jackson in overtime which set up the game winning field goal. From there, Bears fans took to social media to do what they do best and that’s destroy Conte.   For the record I have hit players harder in flag football than Chris...
Via cover32 - Bears
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Let’s Play the Chris Conte Drinking Game

What is the Chris Conte drinking game? Well, it involves the Chicago Bears and booze, so it has to be fun. So lets play! Here is what you need: Beer (replace with wine if feeling fancy) Your favorite shot drink, whether it’s tequila, whiskey, bourbon, vodka, or whatever floats your boat. WARNING: You will get hammered. Do not drive after playing this game. Chris Conte Drinking...
Via Sports Mockery
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears safety Chris Conte named top-10 in NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
Via cover32 - Bears
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Why drafting safety is Bears’ biggest need

We all know what happened. It was Week 17, and the Chicago Bears had a chance to clinch the NFC North with a win over the rival Green Bay Packers. Safety Chris Conte’s poor play had been the subject of much of the criticism the Bears had gotten all of last year, and the team’s playoff hopes came crumbling down in what was an all too familiar scene for Bears fans — Conte had...
Via isportsweb.com
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Dix or Nix? Chicago Bears first round pick is…

It has become widely suggested that the Chicago Bears use their 14th pick on Ha Ha Clinton Dix, the hard hitting free safety out of Alabama. Dix fills the most glaring need for Chicago, the backside of the defense, since the only legitimate starting safety under contract is Chris Conte. The Bears cannot go through another year of bad angles, even worse tackles, and blown coverage’s...
Via isportsweb.com
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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