The Bears Beat (06.07.12): Bears defense okay with newfound attention to offense

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Bears defenders like Lance Briggs and Henry Melton said they’re okay with all the attention the offense is receiving after the big moves made in the offseason. Also, Melton sees practice time at fullback, plus Matt Forte’s ranking in the NFL’s Top 100 of 2012.

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