Charles Tillman open to Tampa Bay Buccaneers move

Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman admits that he would like a move to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but is open to any team in the NFL during free agency.

Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman has admitted that a move to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers would appeal to him.

The Bears are poised to allow the 32-year-old to test the market, and Tillman has been mooted with a possible link up with his former head coach Lovie Smith at the Buccaneers.

"Obviously, it makes the deal probably a little sweeter just because it's a former head coach," Tillman told the Chicago Sun-Times. "You do know the system, you know the scheme.

"I think it helps it from a standpoint that it's a former coach, a guy that you liked, a guy that you'd been with for 10 years. It's cool. But it's free agency. I'm open to whoever."

Tillman had 41 tackles, three interceptions and three forced fumbles in the 2013 season.

Chicago Bears' Charles Tillman in action during the game against Cincinnati Bengals on September 8, 2013
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