The Bears now have 14 players on the list, including their entire starting secondary, with Johnson and Gipson joining safety Eddie Jackson and cornerback Artie Burns. The other 11 players on the COVID-19 list are quarterback Andy Dalton, running back Ryan Nall, receivers Allen Robinson II and Isaiah Coulter, tight end Jesse James, tackle Larry Borom, defensive end Mario Edwards Jr., inside linebacker Joel Iyiegbuniwe, outside linebacker Sam Kamara and nickel back Duke Shelley.
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Roster Move: Bears sign top pick Kyler Gordon
The Bears on Saturday signed top 2022 draft pick Kyler Gordon, a cornerback from Washington, to a four-year contract. The team now has 11 of its 12 draft selections under contract.
Roster Moves: Bears sign Stanley, put Dozier on IR
The Bears on Tuesday signed cornerback Jayson Stanley and placed guard Dakota Dozier on injured reserve. Stanley, 25, has appeared in eight NFL games, all as a reserve with the Seahawks in 2020.
Roster Moves: Bears sign Pennel, release Attaochu
The Bears on Monday signed veteran nose tackle Mike Pennel and released linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu.
Roster Move: Bears sign WR Velus Jones Jr.
The Bears on Tuesday signed third-round pick Velus Jones Jr., an explosive receiver and return specialist, to a four-year contract. The team has now signed nine of its 11 draft choices.
Roster Moves: Bears add Coleman, cut Winslow
The Bears on Tuesday signed tackle Shon Coleman and waived punter Ryan Winslow. Coleman, 30, has appeared in 23 NFL games with 16 starts in two seasons with the Browns in 2016-17.
Roster Move: Bears sign rookie Zachary Thomas
The Bears on Monday signed sixth-round draft pick Zachary Thomas, a tackle from San Diego State, to a four-year contract. Thomas is the eighth of the Bears' 11 draft picks to sign his rookie contract.
Roster Moves: Bears sign WRs Pettis, Sharpe
The Bears have bolstered their offense by signing veteran receivers Dante Pettis and Tajae Sharpe to one-year contracts.
Roster Move: Bears sign QB Nathan Peterman
The Bears on Thursday signed quarterback Nathan Peterman to a one-year contract. The four-year veteran has appeared in 10 career NFL games with the Bills (2017-18) and Raiders (2019-21).
Roster Moves: Bears add TE Rysen John, waive TE Jesper Horsted
The Bears on Thursday claimed tight end Rysen John off waivers from the Giants and waived tight end Jesper Horsted with a failed physical designation.
Roster Moves: Bears sign six undrafted rookies
The Bears on Monday signed six players who participated in their rookie minicamp on a tryout basis: LB Christian Albright, S Jon Alexander, LS Antonio Ortiz, DE Carson Taylor, S A.J. Thomas and RB De'Montre Tuggle.
Roster Moves: Bears sign 7 of 11 draft picks
The Bears have signed seven of their 11 draft picks to four-year contracts. All seven were selected last Saturday on Day 3 of the draft with picks that the Bears acquired in four trades that day.