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Roster Moves

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    Hours after waiving Connor Shaw Tuesday to make room for receiver Victor Cruz on their roster, the Bears rescinded the move, bringing back the reserve quarterback.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

  • Bears release Eddie Royal, three others

    Posted May 11, 2017

    The Bears on Thursday released veteran receiver Eddie Royal and waived defensive lineman Will Sutton, offensive lineman Cornelius Edison and fullback Paul Lasike.

  • Bears sign LB Skuta to one-year deal

    Posted May 8, 2017

    The Bears on Monday signed free-agent linebacker Dan Skuta, who has played eight NFL seasons with the Bengals, 49ers and Jaguars.

  • Bears ink DT Howard to 1-year deal

    Posted May 4, 2017

    The Bears on Thursday signed free-agent defensive lineman Jaye Howard to a one-year contract. Howard spent the past four seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs.

  • Bears sign OT Sowell to 1-year deal

    Posted May 2, 2017

    The Bears on Tuesday bolstered their offensive line by signing tackle Bradley Sowell, a sixth-year pro who started nine games for the Seahawks last season.

  • Bears ink Boggs, waive six players

    Posted May 1, 2017

    The Bears on Monday brought guard Taylor Boggs back for a second stint with the team and waived six players, including cornerbacks De'Vante Bausby and Jacoby Glenn.

  • Bears ink Acho to one-year contract

    Posted Apr 15, 2017

    The Bears on Saturday re-signed veteran outside linebacker Sam Acho to a one-year contract. Last season Acho appeared in all 16 games with six starts.

  • Bears cut veteran cornerback Porter

    Posted Apr 10, 2017

    The Bears on Monday released cornerback Tracy Porter. The 10-year NFL veteran appeared in 30 games with 28 starts in two seasons with the Bears, recording 86 tackles and three interceptions.

  • Bears ink B.W. Webb to one-year deal

    Posted Apr 5, 2017

    The Bears on Wednesday bolstered their secondary by signing cornerback B.W. Webb to a one-year contract. Webb played in 14 games with the Saints last season, recording 27 tackles and one interception.

  • Bears sign Sanchez to one-year deal

    Posted Mar 24, 2017

    The Bears on Friday signed veteran quarterback Mark Sanchez to a one-year contract. Sanchez has started 72 games over eight seasons.

  • Bears re-sign Wilson to 1-year deal

    Posted Mar 22, 2017

    The Bears on Wednesday re-signed defensive lineman C.J. Wilson to a one-year contract. Wilson played in six of the Bears' final seven games last season.

  • Bears add running back Cunningham

    Posted Mar 21, 2017

    The Bears on Tuesday signed running back/return specialist Benny Cunningham to a one-year contract. Cunningham spent his first four NFL seasons with the Rams.