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Re-signing DeCicco a smart move

LB Dom DeCicco (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

Brian Urlacher could miss the remainder of the season with a hamstring injury. The Bears responded yesterday by re-sigining Dom DeCicco, a player who could eventually replace Urlacher.

The Chicago Bears like Dom DeCicco. After playing safety collegiately at Pittsburgh, the Bears snatched him up as an undrafted free agent following the 2011 draft. The club liked DeCicco's athleticism but thought his skill set would be a better fit at linebacker, specifically middle linebacker. Despite learning a brand new position, one he'd d never played before, DeCicco showed enough in... Recommended Stories

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