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The Bears, They Are a Changin'

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Lots of changes are coming to the Bears roster.

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You'll need a scorecard, or at least a dry erase board to keep track of the changes the Bears have made overhauling their roster.

Since the start of NFL Free Agency on Friday, the Chicago Bears have re-signed six of their own players:

  • DT Anthony Adams
  • CB Corey Graham
  • QB Caleb Hanie (RFA)
  • LB Nick Roach
  • RB Kahlil Bell (exclusive rights)
  • C Edwin Williams (exclusive rights)

Seven of the eight Unrestricted Free Agents signed were with other teams with the exception of Fullback Will Ta'ufo'ou, who was with Chicago last season:

  • FB Will Ta'ufo'ou (Bears)
  • RB Marion Barber (Cowboys)
  • DT Amobi Okoye (Texans)
  • DE Vernon Gholston (Jets)
  • WR Roy Williams (Cowboys)
  • WR Sam Hurd (Cowboys)
  • P Adam Podlesh (Jaguars)
  • TE Matt Spaeth (Steelers)

Gone from the Bears sidelines this training camp are 15 players, three of whom signed elsewhere, Two who were traded, one released:

  • WR Devin Aromashodu (Vikings)
  • S Josh Bullocks (unsigned)
  • TE Des Clark (unsigned)
  • QB Todd Collins (unsigned)
  • WR Rashied Davis (Lions)
  • DT Tommie Harris (released)
  • LB Brian Iwuh (unsigned)
  • C Olin Kreutz (unsigned)
  • S Danieal Manning (Texans)
  • P Brad Maynard (unsigned)
  • LB Pisa Tinoisamoa (unsigned)
  • LB Rod Wilson (unsigned)
  • RB Garrett Wolfe (unsigned)
  • TE Greg Olsen (traded Carolina)
  • TE Brandon Manumaleuna (released/failed physical)

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