Moss spent time on the Bears practice squad in 2012 and part of the 2013 offseason with the team... He has also spent time with Carolina, Tampa Bay and Green Bay since entering the NFL in 2012 as an undrafted free agent with the Packers out of South Dakota State... Collegiately, Moss played one year of football after finishing a four-year basketball career with the Jackrabbits, leading the football team with 949 receiving yards and six touchdowns on 61 receptions (15.6 ypr) in 2011.
If the Bears rebound from their lackluster 3-13 record in 2016 to make the playoffs in 2017, it wouldn't be an unprecedented accomplishment.
As a member of the Bears in 1953, Willie Thrower became the first African-American quarterback in NFL history when he entered a game against the San Francisco 49ers.
Bears Hall of Famers Walter Payton and Richard Dent are included in a photo gallery on NFL.com that features 30 of the top NFL players from historically black colleges.
The Bears are one of five NFL teams to receive an "A" grade for their 2016 rookie class from NFL.com analysts Bucky Brooks and Conor Orr.