Chris Conte RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bears safety Chris Conte willing to exchange shorter lifespan for career in NFL

    Sportress of Blogitude "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..." December 17

  • Bears say Conte re-entered with concussion

    ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman said safety Chris Conte went through the sideline concussion protocol and had no lingering signs prior to re-entering Sunday's game against Carolina. Conte, however, left the game just one play after re-entering and was ultimately diagnosed with a concussion --..." October 06

  • Chris Conte cleared for season opener "Safety Chris Conte received medical clearance to return from a concussion he suffered on Aug. 22, and is expected to play Sunday when the Chicago Bears kick off the regular season against the Buffalo Bills at Soldier Field. Conte practiced without restrictions on Thursday. On Wednesday,..." September 04

  • Chris Conte out to silence critics

    Chicago Sun-Times "Safety Chris Conte just wants to read and react, cover and tackle. His plan is to zone in on plays and zone out last season’s woes. “It was anything you can imagine,” Conte said of the threats he received on social media. “It’s unfortunate that my family and everybody had to see that stuff...." August 21

  • Conte out 4-5 months after surgery "Bears safety Chris Conte underwent shoulder surgery in late March and faces a recovery period of 4-5 months, meaning that he will be sidelined until training camp. Selected by the Bears in the third round of the 2011 draft out of California, Conte has appeared in 45 games with 40 starts in..." April 03