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Tillman eager for first NFL start

Updated: October 2, 2003, 10:46 AM ET
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LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- When Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman heard one of the coaches wanted to see him, the rookie was sure he was in trouble.

"I was like, `Ohhh, what did I do? I did something wrong," Tillman said.

Actually, he's been doing a lot right lately. So much so that, three games into his NFL career, Tillman has earned himself a start. That's why defensive backs coach Vance Bedford wanted to chat with Tillman before practice Wednesday -- to tell him he'd be starting ...

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