Conte; For Some This May Be Good News.................

Discussion in 'Chicago Bears' started by soulman, Apr 3, 2014.

  1. soulman

    soulman Pro-Bowler
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2004
    Messages:
    4,949
    Likes Received:
    1,508
    Ratings:
    +1,917 / 7 / -3
    ßearz ßuckz:
    713ß
    Please Register or Log in to Remove this Advertisement!
    Don't know but a shoulder injury for a Safety isn't a good thing and 4-5 months just for recovery means the end of July to the end of August so he'll miss all of the OTAs and maybe all of the preseason as well if that estimate is right. So how does he get ready to play or is the strategy here to end up on the IR or release him with an injury settlement and he moves on? Think he see the handwriting on the wall?
     
    #11
  2. soulman

    soulman Pro-Bowler
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2004
    Messages:
    4,949
    Likes Received:
    1,508
    Ratings:
    +1,917 / 7 / -3
    ßearz ßuckz:
    713ß
    Well at least I know that you mean it. :bah:
     
    #12
  3. BelieveInMonsters

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2013
    Messages:
    469
    Likes Received:
    285
    Ratings:
    +324 / 0 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    169ß
    As horribly bad as Conte was, he is still better than the other guys I named. I was hoping the Bears would take a Safety at #14 WITH Conte healthy so we wouldn't have to start him either. Now that he's injured I think it's an absolute MUST to hopefully get either Clinton-Dix or Pryor early.
     
    #13
    • Like Like x 1
  4. Bearsinhouston

    Bearsinhouston Coordinator

    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2012
    Messages:
    8,883
    Likes Received:
    2,183
    Ratings:
    +3,209 / 12 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    3,170ß
    :36_1_11[1]:
    He knows his abilities. He understands that it only really takes one shoulder to play like he did last year. He'll be able to pick up right where he left off. We're good
     
    #14
    • Like Like x 1
  5. riczaj01

    riczaj01 DaBears Ditka
    DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2006
    Messages:
    23,271
    Likes Received:
    3,418
    Ratings:
    +4,152 / 10 / -8
    ßearz ßuckz:
    2,510ß
    Probably feels that he stands a better shot of getting a shot at another team if Mundy and MD Jennings don't beat him out of the starting/backup jobs. :)
     
    #15
  6. soulman

    soulman Pro-Bowler
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2004
    Messages:
    4,949
    Likes Received:
    1,508
    Ratings:
    +1,917 / 7 / -3
    ßearz ßuckz:
    713ß
    Fair enough. I just wondered if you were being facetious or not. I wonder if this thread will go on as long as the "flogging thread" did.

    Now I feel bad that I started that. :(
     
    #16
    • Like Like x 1
  7. Bearsinhouston

    Bearsinhouston Coordinator

    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2012
    Messages:
    8,883
    Likes Received:
    2,183
    Ratings:
    +3,209 / 12 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    3,170ß
    nah... don't feel bad.... This will morph into a flogging thread before it's over. It's what we do....
     
    #17
    • Like Like x 1
  8. The Benjamin

    The Benjamin George Halas
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2006
    Messages:
    48,018
    Likes Received:
    2,254
    Ratings:
    +2,677 / 7 / -9
    ßearz ßuckz:
    3,567ß
    I don't celebrate injuries. Bad karma
     
    #18
  9. Bearsinhouston

    Bearsinhouston Coordinator

    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2012
    Messages:
    8,883
    Likes Received:
    2,183
    Ratings:
    +3,209 / 12 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    3,170ß
    This is one of those rare situations that after a hard fought battle to determine the very best the team has to offer..... you still lose....
     
    #19
    • Like Like x 1
  10. short faced bear

    short faced bear Assistant Head Coach
    DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2009
    Messages:
    10,964
    Likes Received:
    1,404
    Ratings:
    +1,558 / 0 / -3
    ßearz ßuckz:
    716ß
    Could they have kept this news under wraps until AFTER the draft? No sense letting the league know we are in more dire straits than necessary.
     
    #20
    • Like Like x 1

Share This Page

Copyright © DaBears.com. This site is a news, entertainment and information site covering the Chicago Bears and their fans.
DaBears.com is an independent fan site and not associated with the Chicago Bears, National Football League, or any other media site.
All content is provided by, and for, Bear fans. We invite your participation and suggestions.