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Chicago Sun-Times Sep 24, 2014

Ryan Mundy, Chris Conte should be ready for Packers

Two days after suffering a severe stinger, safety Ryan Mundy vowed to play Sunday against the Packers. ‘‘I’m recovering,” he said Wednesday at Halas Hall, “staying on top of my treatment program. I’ll be ready to go.” The same is likely for fellow safety Chris Conte. Conte, who sprained his left shoulder, and Mundy would’ve been limited had the Bears practiced Wednesday. Instead, the team held a walk-through. Mundy said he was frustrated to leave...
Rotoworld Sep 22, 2014

Chris Conte hurts shoulder again on MNF - Chris Conte (DB) Chicago Bears

Bears FS Chris Conte exited Monday night's game against the Jets with a shoulder injury and will not return.
KFFL Sep 22, 2014

Bears | Chris Conte injures shoulder

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Chicago Sun-Times Sep 20, 2014

Chris Conte has solidified safety spot after rough 2013, offseason surgery

Full of joy and relief, all he wanted to do was run. Chris Conte was the Bears’ deep safety on a third-quarter third down in Week 1 against the Buffalo Bills. Receiver Marquise Goodwin was bunched to the right and ran a crossing pattern toward the left sideline. Quarterback EJ Manuel rolled left and threw a ball he shouldn’t have. Conte jumped in front of the pass near the Bills’ sideline and caught it. He stumbled out of bounds at the 44-yard line and slipped...
Chicago Sun-Times Sep 15, 2014

Rookie Brock Vereen stepped up when Bears were in a tight spot

Down three defensive backs in the second half Sunday, the Bears turned to rookie Brock Vereen, who made his NFL debut — and played a position he hadn’t seen since college. The rookie safety played ­cornerback after Charles Tillman left the game with a ruptured right biceps and Sherrick McManis suffered a quad injury. Safety Chris Conte hurt his shoulder diving for an interception in the second quarter. “It was an opportunity, and I was fortunate to make...
Windy City Gridiron Sep 15, 2014

Chicago Bears Injury Update: Chris Conte has a sprained shoulder

The Chicago Bears battled through a number of injuries in last night's game against the San Francisco 49ers. Here's the latest on Chicago's injured players. Last night Chicago Bears safety Chris Conte made one of the most athletic plays you'll ever see on a football field. His diving, flying interception of a Colin Kaepernick pass caused him to land on his left shoulder, spraining his AC joint in the process. The shoulder injury that erased most of his off season was to his right shoulder. He will be monitored as the week goes on, but the hope is he will be able to play the next game...
Chicago Sun-Times Sep 15, 2014

Chris Conte exits after big play; Bears win despite special teams stumbles

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — At the end of a very bad week — a stiff-arm posterizing by Fred Jackson and an NFL fine — Chris Conte had what seemed like redemption Sunday night: a leaping interception of Colin Kaepernick. The joy didn’t last long, though — the safety left Sunday night’s game in the second quarter with a shoulder injury. The Bears did not elaborate on which shoulder he hurt. Conte had offseason surgery on his right shoulder, starting the...
Chicago Sun-Times Sep 14, 2014

Bears’ headache starts early with special-teams mistakes

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — At the end of a very bad week — a stiff-arm posterizing by Fred Jackson and an NFL fine — Chris Conte had what seemed like revenge Sunday night: a leaping interception of Colin Kaepernick. The joy didn’t last long, though — the safety left Sunday night’s game in the second quarter with a shoulder injury. The Bears did not elaborate on which shoulder he hurt. Conte has offseason surgery on his right, starting the preseason on the...
Chicago Sun-Times Sep 7, 2014

Chris Conte defends his play on Fred Jackson’s big run

Chris Conte was stiff-armed twice by Fred Jackson on Sunday, first at the 20-yard line and then at the 10 before the Bears safety fell backward toward the south end zone’s left pylon. The highlight-reel run set up the Bills’ game-winning overtime field goal, but also embodied the Bears, who were bullied and bloodied in a 23-20 shocker at Soldier Field. Conte had a good defense for his stumbling, saying that, once it became clear Jackson had positioned the Bills...
Windy City Gridiron Sep 6, 2014

NFL Week 1: Chicago Bears vs Buffalo Bills

Everything you need to know about the Bears vs Bills matchup. After being limited earlier in the week, Chicago Bears safety Chris Conte (concussion) was a full participant at practice both yesterday and today. He did receive full clearance after sustaining a concussion in the 3rd preseason game in Seattle. Another full practice participant the last two days is back up offensive lineman Brian de la Puente. Both Conte and de la Puente are listed as probable (75% chance they play). Third string quarterback David Fales has been listed as out all week. He aggravated his shoulder in the 4th...
Chicago Sun-Times Sep 6, 2014

Bears question marks: Chris Conte doesn’t expect much crowd support

A season of great expectations begins with a very winnable game Sunday against the Buffalo Bills at Soldier Field. But it also could turn into the first nightmarish installment of a brutal first half of the season for the Bears. Here are our questions for Week 1: 1. Are the Bears really going to use a rotation at safety? Yes, at least in Week 1. Chris Conte just isn’t ready to shoulder a full game. He missed most of camp after offseason shoulder surgery and...
Windy City Gridiron Sep 5, 2014

Chicago Bears Injury Report: Chris Conte cleared from his concussion

Here is the full injury report for the week one match up between the Chicago Bears and the Buffalo Bills. After being limited earlier in the week, Chicago Bears safety Chris Conte (concussion) was a full participant at practice both yesterday and today. He did receive full clearance after sustaining a concussion in the 3rd preseason game in Seattle. Another full practice participant the last two days is back up offensive lineman Brian de la Puente. Both Conte and de la Puente are listed as probable (75% chance they play). Third string quarterback David Fales has been listed as out all...
Windy City Gridiron Sep 5, 2014

The Bears Den: September 05, 2014 - Chicago Bears week 1 news and notes

Bears defense remains bit of a mystery - Brad Biggs: Any new wrinkles Mel Tucker has to unveil remain under wraps, but he's smart enough to know he can't dial it up the same way he did last season. Follow WCG on Twitter; like us on Facebook (& click on 'Subscribed to'). Check out David "OSS" Taylor's CheekyMonkeyArt prints and t-shirts. Den pic in hi-res. ----------Chicago Bears - Buffalo Bills Conte cleared to play versus Bills - Larry Mayer: Practicing without restrictions Thursday, Chris Conte completed his concussion protocol and was cleared to play Sunday. Conte knows it won't be easy...
Chicago Sun-Times Sep 4, 2014

Chris Conte has been cleared to play against Bills

Cleared from his concussion, Chris Conte has one guess on how he’ll be treated by the Soldier Field fan base Sunday. “I don’t plan on having a lot of support, that’s for sure,” he said Thursday at Halas Hall. “But I’m going to go out there and play football. That’s what my job is, and that’s what I’m going to go do.” Coach Marc Trestman said he hasn’t given any thought to how Conte — who said this offseason that he planned to prove people...
Chicago Sun-Times Sep 3, 2014

Expect to see safety committee Mundy, Conte, McCray, Vereen vs. Bills

For Week 1 at least, it will be starter by committee at safety. All four of them, including rookie Brock Vereen, will play against the Buffalo Bills at Soldier Field on Sunday, coach Marc Trestman said. “We’re going to roll them in,” he said. Much of that depends on safety Chris Conte, who practiced again Wednesday and appears in line to be cleared of his concussion soon. Ryan Mundy and Danny McCray started the first three exhibition games, before sitting out...

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