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Chicago Bears Free Agency Day 3 Open Thread

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We've got a running list of all your Chicago Bears signings, rumors, news, and a handy free agent tracker to boot. Join us below for live discussion and instant analysis!

Jonathan Daniel

Phil Emery was expected to be active in this year's Free Agency period, and he has not not wasted any time in making moves to improve our roster for 2014, most notably (and most needed) on the defensive side of the football.

SIGNED: DE Lamarr Houston (LINK)

RE-SIGNED: LB D.J. Williams (LINK)

SIGNED: Safety Ryan Mundy and Special Teams ace Jordan Senn (LINK)

CUT: DE Julius Peppers (LINK)

SIGNED: Safety M.D. Jennings (LINK)

SIGNED: DE Willie Young (LINK)

SIGNED: WR Domenik Hixon (LINK)

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Position Player Prev Team New Team Notes
QB Josh McCown Bears Bucs LINK
OT Eben Britton Bears
OT Jonathan Scott Bears
CB Charles Tillman Bears See below
CB Zackary Bowman Bears
CB Sherrick McManis Bears
S Craig Steltz Bears
S Major Wright Bears
S Anthony Walters Bears
DT Henry Melton Bears See below
DT Landon Cohen Bears
DT/DE Corey Wootton Bears
LB James Anderson Bears
LB D.J. Williams Bears Bears LINK
LB Blake Costanzo Bears
LS Patrick Mannelly Bears
KR/PR Devin Hester Bears

NEWS/ RUMORS:

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.

Cornerback Charles Tillman also had a visit scheduled with the Buccaneers, but he left without signing a contract.

Adam Schefter reported the Bears had interest in defensive end Jared Allen, but Brad Biggs is reporting it ain't happening.

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This is your Free Agency Day 3 Open Thread... have fun!