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Tales from the Tape: Wright Struggles

Major Wright (Tim Fuller/USA TODAY)

The Bears have not been strong defensively this year and the safety position has been a big part of it, particularly Major Wright. We go to the film room to analyze Wright's recent struggles.

Over the past decade, safety has been a questionable position for the Chicago Bears. The team has cycled through safeties like a commodities broker. During Lovie Smith's nine-year tenure as head coach, the Bears selected a safety in all but one of his drafts. That says a lot about the futility of the position. Yet it appeared the carousel would finally come to a close with the emergence of...

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