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Free Agent Options: Defensive Tackle

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The Bears are thin at defensive tackle and may have to put the franchise tag on Henry Melton to keep him in Chicago. Let's break down the free agent DTs that could help the team in 2013.

The Chicago Bears sent defensive tackle Henry Melton to the Pro Bowl last season. In just his second season as a full-time DT starter, Melton proved to be one of the most disruptive interior pass rushers in the league, while improving dramatically against the run. According to Pro Football Focus (PFF), Melton graded as the seventh best defensive tackle in the NFL in 2012. In addition, his Stop...

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