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Free Agent Options: Cornerback
For the past three seasons, D.J. Moore has broke camp as the starting nickelback for the Chicago Bears. For two years he was stellar in that role, racking up eight interceptions, two of which he returned for touchdowns, out of the slot. His four picks in 2011 led the team. Yet his fallout with former head coach Lovie Smith over Moore's derogatory comments regarding Jay Cutler sent the four-year veteran tumbling to the bottom of the depth chart. By midseason in 2012, Moore had been replaced by Kelvin Hayden and was even a healthy scratch in Weeks 11 and 13. Both Moore and Hayden will become free agents on March 12. Hayden wasn't impressive in the nickelback role last year and Moore will likely be looking for a fresh start elsewhere. Beyond those two, the Bears have little depth, with Zack Bowman and Sherrick McManis the next guys down on the depth chart. Here then are a handful of veteran free agents that could fill Chicago's nickelback role in 2013 (unrestricted free agents only...
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