Meet the Bears’ Free Agents

Julius Peppers, Chester Taylor and Brandon Manumaleuna are expected to make an immediate impact.

11 photos
Getty Images
The Bears reportedly offered Julius Peppers$72 million over 6 years for his quarterback crushing abilities.
T. Monnier, PacificCoastNews
Peppers is 6' 7" and all sorts of mean.
Getty Images
Rex Grossman knows Peppers intimately. Here's Peppers mushing up the former QB.
Getty Images
Peppers was considered the biggest acquisition in free agency.
Getty Images
Running back Chester Taylor reportedly got $12.5 million for four years.
Getty Images
Taylor is a solid third down back who is well suited as a starter, too.
Taylor was the starter in Minnesota before Adrian Peterson arrived.
Getty Images
Brandon Manumaleuna #86 of the San Diego Chargers carries the ball against the Baltimore Ravens at Qualcomm Stadium on September 20, 2009 in San Diego, California. The Ravens defeated the Chargers 31-26. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Getty Images
TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 21: Tight end Brandon Manumaleuna #86 of the San Diego Chargers runs up the sideline with a pass for a first-quarter touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium on December 21, 2008 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
Getty Images
DENVER - SEPTEMBER 14: Brandon Manumaleuna #86 of the San Diego Chargers awaits action against the Denver Broncos during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on September 14, 2008 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Chargers 39-38. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Getty Images
SAN DIEGO, CA - NOVEMBER 23: Tight-end Brandon Manumaleuna #86 of the San Diego Chargers lunges after the reception against the Indianapolis Colts during their NFL Game at Qualcomm Stadium on November 23, 2008 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
Contact Us