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Kyle Fuller gets $4 million more per year than Bears had offered

Before Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller signed an offer sheet with the Packers, the best offer the Bears had made to him averaged $10 million per year, per a source with knowledge of the negotiations. Fuller emerges instead with a four-year deal worth $14 million per year. The deal includes an $18 million signing bonus, payable [more]

Report: Bears are matching Packers’ offer sheet for Kyle Fuller

Cornerback Kyle Fuller is staying in Chicago. The Bears have decided to match the Packers’ offer sheet for Fuller, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. Fuller will get a four-year, $56 million deal with $18 million guaranteed. Fuller already had $12.9 million guaranteed with the transition tag after the Bears opted not to use the [more]

Packers sign Kyle Fuller to offer sheet

The Bears used the transition tag on cornerback Kyle Fuller earlier this month and now they’ll have to decide whether to match another NFC North team’s offer for Fuller’s services. PFT has confirmed Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune‘s report that Fuller has signed an offer sheet with the Packers. Neither the value nor the [more]

Seahawks bringing in Markus Wheaton for a visit

You can pardon Seahawks fans if they’re rather underwhelmed with this offseason. Their latest attempt won’t change that. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Seahawks are bringing former Bears wide receiver Markus Wheaton for a visit. Wheaton was given a two-year, $11 million contract by the Bears last year, and was cut [more]

Bears add another Matt Nagy quarterback, Tyler Bray

For the second time this week, the Bears are adding a backup quarterback who has worked for new head coach Matt Nagy. Former Chiefs backup quarterback Tyler Bray is signing with the Bears, according to Peter Schrager of NFL Network. Bray joined the Chiefs in 2013 as an undrafted rookie and has been with Kansas [more]

Bears re-sign Pat O’Donnell

So much for the Giants and Eagles being interested in punter Pat O'Donnell. The Bears re-signed him to a one-year, $1.5 million deal, Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports. O’Donnell, a sixth-round pick of the Bears in 2014, had a career-high 87 punts in 2017. He netted 3,500 yards, averaging 47 yards per punt. He [more]

Report: Bears reach agreement with Aaron Lynch

The Bears have reached a one-year agreement with defensive end Aaron Lynch, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. Lynch, a fifth-round pick of the 49ers in 2014, played 44 games with 19 starts in four seasons in San Francisco. He made six sacks in each of his first two seasons. But he has played in [more]

Report: Eagles, Giants have interest in Pat O’Donnell

The Eagles and Giants are showing interest in punter Pat O'Donnell, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. O’Donnell, a sixth-round pick of the Bears in 2014, had a career-high 87 punts in 2017. He netted 3,500 yards, averaging 47 yards per punt. O’Donnell also pinned 27 punts inside the 20. He is one of the best [more]

Chase Daniel secured the right to buy his freedom in 2019

New Bears quarterback Chase Daniel has a term in his contract that only a good agent would think to request. The two-year, $10 million deal contains a provision that allows Daniel to secure free-agency status by simply writing a check, according to a source with knowledge of the deal. To become a free agent in [more]

Bears admit even more free agent mistakes

Bears General Manager Ryan Pace already had to swallow hard and admit defeat, when he decided to cut the guy he planned on being his starting quarterback. It got a little worse Wednesday, as he added the guy he planned that quarterback throwing to and another of last year’s targets. The Bears made official the [more]

Buccaneers add Mitch Unrein to defensive line

Beau Allen won’t be the only new face on the defensive line in Tampa. Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports that the Buccaneers have also agreed to a deal with former Broncos and Bears defensive lineman Mitch Unrein. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media adds that the deal is for three years and $10.5 [more]

Report: Josh Sitton to visit Dolphins

With free agency officially underway, players are free to take visits with teams that may be interested in signing them. It appears guard Josh Sitton‘s first visit will take him to Miami. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports that Sitton will be visiting the Dolphins on Wednesday night. The Bears told Sitton that they would [more]

$18 million fully guaranteed at signing for Trey Burton in Chicago

The Eagles didn’t want to keep him. The Bears couldn’t wait to pounce on him. Tight end Trey Burton intends to sign with the Bears after the new league year begins. Here’s a breakdown of his deal. 1. Signing bonus: $7.5 million. 2. 2018 base salary (fully guaranteed): $2.8 million. 3. 2018 roster bonus (due [more]

Report: Chase Daniel expected to join Bears

It looks like quarterback Chase Daniel will be on the move when free agency opens on Wednesday afternoon. Peter Schrager of FOX Sports reports that Daniel is expected to sign with the Bears. Daniel spent the 2017 season with the Saints and played in one game. Daniel also opened his NFL career with the Saints [more]

Trey Burton disappointed he wasn’t a part of Eagles future

Former Philadelphia Eagles tight end Trey Burton is set to a sign a four-year, $32 million deal with the Chicago Bears once free agency officially gets underway on Wednesday. But despite the new deal with the Bears, Burton is disappointed there wasn’t much discussion with the Eagles about staying with the Super Bowl champions. “Nah, [more]

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