Chicago's FA problem in 2014 

July, 16, 2013
7/16/13
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Monday's deadline for franchise taggees to sign a multi-year contract came and went with no new deal for Chicago Bears DT Henry Melton. It wasn't a huge surprise -- Melton appeared to have already resigned himself to playing out the 2013 campaign on the one-year, $8.45 million tender -- but now the Bears have one more significant FA with whom to deal next spring.