• Bears could be without Tillman against Texans

    Summary of 10 articles · Updated Nov 8, 2012
    But when Tillman's Bears face Watt's Texans this Sunday night, there's a possibility that Tillman won't suit up, and it's not because of an injury. Chicago Bears star cornerback Charles Tillman says on Twitter that he will play Sunday against the Houston Texans, after all. Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman said he won't play against the Houston Texans on Sunday night if his wife goes into labor. Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman tweeted Thursday that his wife will deliver their child on Monday, so he'll be able to play Sunday night against the Houston Texans. Tillman, who was the NFC defensive player of the month for October, is having one of his best seasons with seven forced fumbles, two interceptions and two touchdowns. The birth of a child might not rank as a top priority for every person, but Tillman is to be lauded for his position no matter how unlikely the scenario might be. Tillman has covered every receiver he's faced this season like human flypaper, and his four forced fumbles against the Tennessee Titans last Sunday proved his savvy and resourcefulness not to mention his ability to play physically in an effective manner.
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