|18||@Vikings||L 17 - 31||1||13||13||13||0|
|16||@Seahawks||W 25 - 24||1||10||10||10||0|
|15||Vikings||L 9 - 17||0||0||0||0|
- The Bears used their second selection of the sixth round to select Newsome at pick No. 221 in the 2021 NFL Draft
- Spent majority of the 2021 season on the practice squad, was flexed to the active roster for two games and promoted from the practice squad prior to Week 18
- Appeared in the Bears Week 15 contest vs. the Vikings as a reserve
- Recorded his first-career reception in the Week 16 win at Seattle, hauling in a pass from QB Nick Foles for 10 yards. He also recorded 28 punt return yards (14.0 avg.) while filling in for the Bears injured Pro Bowl punt returner, Jakeem Grant Sr.
- Promoted from the practice squad prior to the Bears Week 18 season closer at Minnesota, where he recorded 47 punt return yards and one reception for 13 yards vs. the Vikings
Dazz Newsome scoops first career reception, gets up to move chains
Bears rookie WR Dazz Newsome dives to make his first career NFL catch, gets to his feet and avoids Seahawks defenders to pick up a first down.
Dazz Newsome's 28-yard punt return positions Bears inside red zone
WR Dazz Newsome fields a short Seahawks punt and returns it 28 yards to give the Bears terrific field position.
Dazz Newsome: 'I don't think they've seen enough' | Press Conference
Wide receiver Dazz Newsome addresses the media following Tuesday's training camp practice at Halas Hall.
Dazz Newsome: 'Just gotta keep grinding' | Press Conference
Wide receiver Dazz Newsome meets with the media after Sunday's training camp practice at Halas Hall.
Newsome on building chemistry with rookie class
Wide receiver Dazz Newsome meets with the media before Saturday's rookie minicamp practice at Halas Hall.
Bears scout on Dazz Newsome's play: 'He has a knack for getting open'
Chicago Bears area scout John Syty and Jeff Joniak break down wide receiver Dazz Newsome, who was selected in the sixth round of the 2021 NFL Draft out of North Carolina.
Dazz Newsome College Highlights
Take a look at highlights from Bears wide receiver Dazz Newsome's college career at North Carolina.
Dazz Newsome on being drafted by the Bears
Wide receiver Dazz Newsome meets with the Chicago media after being drafted by the Bears in the 6th round of the 2021 NFL Draft.
Dazz Newsome: 'I'm ready to compete'
Lauren Screeden catches up with Bears' new wide receiver Dazz Newsome after being selected 221st overall in the 2021 NFL Draft.
Evaluating development of Bears' 2021 draft class
All seven of the players the Bears selected in the 2021 draft contributed as rookies. With their first NFL seasons in the books, here's a report card on the 2021 draft class, with insight from their position coaches.
Roster Move: Bears elevate Newsome from practice squad
The Bears on Saturday promoted rookie receiver Dazz Newsome from the practice squad to the active roster in advance of Sunday's season finale in Minnesota.
Roster Moves: Bears flex five from practice squad
The Bears on Saturday flexed five players from the practice squad to the active roster for Sunday's game in Seattle: quarterback Ryan Willis, receivers Nsimba Webster and Dazz Newsome, outside linebacker Ledarius Mack and cornerback Dee Virgin.
Roster Moves: Bears activate Ifedi, flex 8 others
With 14 players still on the reserve/COVID-19 list, the Bears activated right tackle Germain Ifedi and flexed eight players from their practice squad in advance of Monday night's game against the Vikings.
Roster Moves: Bears sign 13 players to practice squad
Running backs Ryan Nall and Artavis Pierce were among 13 players signed to the Bears practice squad Wednesday, leaving three spots still available.
Quick Hits: Newsome undeterred despite injury
An injury that sidelined Bears receiver Dazz Newsome for most of the offseason hasn't altered his goal to make an impact as a rookie. "It was definitely upsetting," said the sixth-round draft pick, "but it's just a minor setback."
Quick Hits: Newsome activated off PUP list
Rookie receiver Dazz Newsome was removed from the physically unable to perform (PUP) list Monday and practiced on a limited basis for the first time since the start of training camp.
Roster Move: Cohen, Newsome placed on PUP list
The Bears on Sunday placed veteran running back Tarik Cohen and rookie receiver Dazz Newsome on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list.
Bears 2021 position preview: Special teams
Veteran kicker Cairo Santos is back with the Bears following a record-breaking 2020 season, having re-signed with the team along with holder/punter Pat O'Donnell and long-snapper Patrick Scales.
Bears 2021 position preview: Wide receiver
Talented veteran Allen Robinson II and promising second-year pro Darnell Mooney return to lead a Bears receiving corps that added speedy free agents Marquise Goodwin and Damiere Byrd during the offseason.
Roster moves: Bears ink five 2021 draft picks
The Bears on Wednesday signed five of their seven 2021 draft picks to four-year contracts.
Newsome hungry to earn job as Bears rookie
Speaking to reporters, Bears rookie receiver Dazz Newsome lamented that there are no Waffle Houses in the Chicago area while also vowing to work as hard as possible in his quest to earn a roster spot.
Numbers game: Jackson switching from 39 to 4
The Bears announced Thursday that safety Eddie Jackson is changing jersey numbers from No. 39 to No. 4 and also revealed the numbers that have been assigned to their rookies.
Bears receive high marks for impressive draft
The Bears nearly earned straight A's from national analysts for a 2021 draft class headed by quarterback Justin Fields and tackle Teven Jenkins.
Bears cap draft with five picks on Day 3
Still energized from landing quarterback Justin Fields and offensive tackle Teven Jenkins in the first two rounds, the Bears concluded the 2021 NFL Draft by selecting five more prospects Saturday.