With injuries piling up for the Bears at defensive tackle, it'll be up to Corey Wootton, a career…
Wootton adjusting to life inside
Chicago Bears defensive lineman Corey Wootton is accustomed to adjusting on the fly. In high school, Wootton moved around the defensive line and thrived on the challenges those changes presented. "I stayed in the DE position in college but I don't think I ever forgot what I'd learned from those days of high school ball," Wootton said. "Changing positions meant that I could never get too complacent. There was something new to learn almost every day." Now Wootton is faced with a new task, that of lining up at defensive tackle after season-ending ACL injuries to veterans Nate Collins and Henry Melton. "I've been an end for the Bears up until the Saints game. That's what I've been accustomed to. After both Henry and Nate went down, I was told that I'd be a tackle," Wootton...
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