2019 Chicago Bears Kicking Derby: A Timeline

The Chicago Bears have had a busy offseason in trying to replace kicker Cody Parkey, and we're recapping the whole thing.

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CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 14: A ball and a Chicago Bears helmet are seen on the sidelines during a preseason game between the Bears and the Jacksonville Jaguars at Soldier Field on August 14, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Jaguars 20-19. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
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The “double-doink” heard ‘round the world: Cody Parkey hits the upright and the crossbar, but misses the kick, on a potential game-winner against the Philadelphia Eagles, sending the Bears home from the postseason.
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Cody Parkey appears on “The Today Show” in a move that riles head coach Matt Nagy.
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The Bears take the first step to replace Cody Parkey, signing Redford Jones to a reserve contract.
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After months of speculation, the Bears made it official, releasing kicker Cody Parkey just before the NFL league year began.
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The Bears added another kicker to their roster, signing Elliott Fry to a three-year contract.
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G.M. Ryan Pace has aggressively been seeking to replace Cody Parkey as the team's kicker, and two players under contract were cut from the competition as Redford Jones and John Baron II were cut, while the team has decided to keep Elliott Fry and Chris Blewitt.
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The Bears acquired kicker Eddy Pineiro in a trade with the Oakland Raiders, sending a conditional 2021 seventh-round draft pick west.
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The Bears trimmed another kicker from their roster, waiting Chris Blewitt. The move left two kickers on the team's roster heading into training camp.
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After two preseason games, the Bears waived kicker Elliott Fry, leaving Eddy Pineiro as the lone kicker on the roster.
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