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Bears sign second-round selection Kyler Gordon

The Bears signed second-round draft choice Kyler Gordon on Saturday, the team announced. The cornerback from the University of Washington was the team’s top draft choice, No. 39 overall. He becomes the 11th of the Bears’ 12 draft choices to sign his four-year deal with only second-round safety Jaquan Brisker remaining unsigned.Gordon appeared in 33 [more]

Bears’ Matt Adams arrested in Chicago on misdemeanor gun charge

Bears linebacker Matt Adams has been arrested on a gun charge.Adams was arrested on Thursday night in Chicago and charged with misdemeanor illegal gun possession and possessing a high-capacity magazine and metal-piercing bullets, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.Police say they found the gun when searching a car that had been reported stolen. Adams said it [more]

Report: Larry Ogunjobi’s deal with Steelers worth up to $8 million

Back in March, defensive tackle Larry Ogunjobi agreed to a reported three-year deal worth $40.5 million with the Bears.But then Ogunjobi wasn’t able to pass a physical due to his foot injury suffered in Cincinnati’s playoff victory over Las Vegas in January. The Bears subsequently did not finalize Ogunjobi’s signing.So Ogunjobi went back on the [more]

Bears announce eight additions to football operations staff

The Bears announced eight additions to the organization on Tuesday, including three new members of the scouting department.Reese Hicks will be the team’s West Coast scout, Tom Bradway will be their Northeast scout, and Ryan Cavanaugh will cover the Midwest for new General Manager Ryan Poles. Hicks previously worked for the Falcons and Bradway spent [more]

Bears sign Jayson Stanley, place Dakota Dozier on IR

Chicago has made a pair of moves on Tuesday.The Bears announced that they’ve signed defensive back Jayson Stanley and placed offensive lineman Dakota Dozier on injured reserve.Stanley entered the league as an undrafted free agent in 2019 and has bounced around to several different organizations. He appeared in eight games for the Seahawks in 2020, [more]

All Bears players are wearing No. 41 today, in honor of Brian Piccolo

Bears running back Brian Piccolo died 52 years ago today, at the age of 26. In honor of Piccolo, all 90 Bears players are wearing his jersey number — 41 — at practice today.Here’s the video. It’s a great gesture by the Bears.Piccolo’s close friendship with Hall of Fame running back Gale Sayers became the subject [more]

Khalil Mack calls Week 1 vs. Raiders “just another game”

Chargers outside linebacker Khalil Mack will be facing his former team in Week One when the Raiders come to town, but he says there’s no extra motivation.Mack said he knows Raiders fans won’t be cheering for him anymore, but his sole focus is on getting ready with his own team.“It’s just another game, but also [more]

Justin Fields: Bears not ready to play now, we will be when the time comes

The Bears installed a new offense after hiring Matt Eberflus as their head coach and Luke Getsy as their offensive coordinator earlier this year and the transition remains a work in progress as the offseason comes to an end.Rhythm and timing are important to the scheme and those things are still developing, which is why [more]

Matt Eberflus on Robert Quinn’s unexcused absence: We hoped he would be here

Edge rusher Robert Quinn didn’t show up for the Bears’ mandatory minicamp, and coach Matt Eberflus indicated Tuesday that Quinn’s absence was unexcused.“We hoped he would be here. He’s not,” Eberflus said, via WGN9. “(General Manager) Ryan (Poles) and his staff are going to work through that.”The Bears could fine Quinn a maximum of $15,980 [more]

Bears sign Mike Pennel, release Jeremiah Attaochu

The Bears have signed nose tackle Mike Pennel, the team announced Monday.They released linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu in a corresponding move. His departure saves $1.65 million in cap space.The Bears signed Pennel last June, but they placed him on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury in training camp before reaching an injury settlement to make him [more]

Bears announce six Bill Walsh Diversity Coaching fellows

The Bears announced the six college coaches who will join Matt Eberflus’ staff for minicamp and training camp as part of the NFL’s Bill Walsh Diversity Coaching Fellowship.“We are eager to work together to reach a common goal and are looking forward to learning from each other,” Eberflus said in a statement. “I am confident [more]

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