The new league year began yesterday at 4pm ET, and within the first two hours, the Chicago Bears had made some significant moves.
SIGNED: Defensive end Lamarr Houston (LINK)
RE-SIGNED: Linebacker D.J. Williams (LINK)
SIGNED: Safety Ryan Mundy and Special Teams ace Jordan Senn (LINK)
CUT: Defensive end Julius Peppers (LINK)
SIGNED: Safety M.D. Jennings (LINK)
Current Chicago Bears Free Agents:
|Position||Player||Prev Team||New Team||Notes|
|CB||Charles Tillman||Bears||See below|
|DT||Henry Melton||Bears||See below|
Defensive tackle Henry Melton has been contacted by multiple teams, but the latest reports have the Cowboys moving all-in to sign him. UPDATE: Melton now has visit scheduled with Minnesota on Thursday. (LINK)
Cornerback Charles Tillman also has a visit scheduled with the Buccaneers.
Adam Schefter reported the Bears had interest in defensive end Jared Allen, but Brad Biggs is reporting it ain't happening.
#Packers DE Mike Neal could potentially be in play for #Bears and would be homecoming for Merrillville native. http://t.co/SGjnGvxkmh— Brad Biggs (@BradBiggs) March 12, 2014
Free agent defensive tackle Henry Melton will be in Minnesota tomorrow, per source. #Cowboys have in interest, but will they have a chance?— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 12, 2014
What will today bring? This is your NFL Free Agency Day 2 Open Thread... Have fun!