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Roster Moves

  • Roster Moves: Bears add Gentry to roster, release Thompson

    Posted Oct 11, 2017

    The Bears added a familiar weapon to quarterback Mitchell Trubisky’s arsenal Wednesday, promoting receiver Tanner Gentry from the practice squad to the 53-man roster.

  • Roster Moves: Bears put Young on injured reserve

    Posted Oct 10, 2017

    The Bears on Tuesday placed outside linebacker Willie Young on injured reserve with a triceps injury he sustained Sept. 28 in a loss to the Green Bay Packers.

  • Roster Moves: Bears elevate Houston-Carson, waive Gentry

    Posted Sep 19, 2017

    The Bears on Tuesday promoted safety DeAndre Houston-Carson from the practice squad to the active roster and waived receiver Tanner Gentry.

  • Freeman joins White on injured reserve

    Posted Sep 12, 2017

    The Bears on Tuesday placed veteran linebacker Jerrell Freeman on injured reserve and promoted linebacker Jonathan Anderson and receiver Tanner Gentry from the practice squad.

  • White headed to IR with broken scapula

    Posted Sep 11, 2017

    Bears receiver Kevin White sustained a fractured scapula in Sunday’s loss to the Falcons and will be placed on injured reserve for the third time in as many seasons.

  • Bears release Lamarr Houston from IR

    Posted Sep 6, 2017

    The Bears on Wednesday released outside linebacker Lamarr Houston off injured reserve.

  • Bears sign Jenkins, nine to practice squad

    Posted Sep 4, 2017

    The Bears on Monday re-signed nose tackle John Jenkins, placed safety Deiondre’ Hall on injured reserve and signed 10 players to their practice squad, including receiver Tanner Gentry.

  • Bears claim three players off waivers

    Posted Sep 3, 2017

    The Bears on Sunday claimed receiver Tre McBride (Titans), running back Taquan Mizzell (Ravens) and long-snapper Andrew DePaola (Buccaneers) off waivers.

  • Bears reach NFL’s 53-man roster limit

    Posted Sep 2, 2017

    The Bears reached the NFL's mandatory 53-man roster limit Saturday by placing five players on injured reserve and cutting 30 others, including receivers Victor Cruz and Tanner Gentry.

  • Bears ink Leno Jr. to four-year extension

    Posted Aug 23, 2017

    After signing a four-year contract extension Wednesday, Bears left tackle Charles Leno Jr. contemplated how much his life has changed since he arrived in the NFL in 2014.

  • Bears claim Aguayo off waivers from Bucs

    Posted Aug 13, 2017

    The Bears on Sunday claimed kicker Roberto Aguayo off waivers from the Buccaneers and placed receiver Rueben Randle on injured reserve with a hamstring injury.

  • Bears add FB Burton, waive TE House

    Posted May 31, 2017

    The Bears on Wednesday claimed fullback Michael Burton off waivers from the Lions and waived undrafted rookie tight end Franko House.

  • Bears rescind waivers on QB Shaw

    Posted May 30, 2017

    Hours after waiving Connor Shaw Tuesday to make room for receiver Victor Cruz on their roster, the Bears rescinded the move, bringing back the reserve quarterback.

  • Bears agree to terms with Victor Cruz

    Posted May 25, 2017

    The Bears on Thursday bolstered their receiver position by agreeing to terms with former Giants star Victor Cruz on a one-year contract.

  • Bears sign 13 undrafted rookies

    Posted May 11, 2017

    The Bears on Thursday officially announced the signings of 13 undrafted free agents, including Wyoming receiver Tanner Gentry. All 13 will participate in this weekend's rookie minicamp.