The Chicago Bears will be among the busiest of NFL teams today and tomorrow, and we already know that in order to keep up with general manager Ryan Pace, we need to have one place where we track all of his roster transactions.
And that's why we are here. Welcome!
The Bears will be needing to address a couple of positions on their roster, which was 'finalized' yesterday for the purposes of meeting the league's 53-player deadline. But it's certainly not permanent, and Sunday will show just how serious the team is with getting things the way they want them. They may make a coupe of waiver wire claims, but most of their transactions will come in the form of signing free agents.
And remember, for each addition to the roster at this point, there must be a corresponding subtraction to stay at that league-mandated 53-player limit.
They will also look to fill out their Practice Team sooner than later. They can start signiing players to the PS at 12pm ET today. If you want to get an idea of who could land on the Practice Team, click the link right below this that says Practice squad rules and eligible players. Whoever is on that list and was cut yesterday will probably comprise the Practice Team.
We will be here all day, but make sure you drop any Bears transactions into the comments section so we don't miss anything.
Practice Team additions: Matt Barkley (QB), Ben Braunecker (TE), Daniel Braverman (WR), John Timu (LB), De'Vante Bausby (CB), Jason Weaver (TE), Senorise Perry (RB)
Waiver Wire claims: Eric Kush (C), Cre'von LeBlanc (CB)
Free Agent signings: Logan Paulsen (TE)
Cuts: Khari Lee, Cornelius Edison, Demontre Hurst
Here is the roster as of 4:00pm ET on Saturday. We will denote subtractions and additions below.
Quarterback: Jay Cutler, Brian Hoyer [Additions: ]
Running Back: Jeremy Langford, Jordan Howard, Ka'Deem Carey, Paul Lasike [Additions: ]
Wide Receiver: Josh Bellamy, Alshon Jeffery, Cameron Meredith, Eddie Royal, Deonte Thompson, Kevin White [Additions: ]
Tight End: Zach Miller,
Khari Lee, Greg Scruggs [Additions: Logan Paulsen ]
Offensive Line: Mike Adams,
Cornelius Edison, Ted Larson, Charles Leno, Kyle Long, Bobby Massie, Amini Silatolu, Cody Whitehair [Additions: Eric Kush ]
Defensive Line: Jonathan Bullard, Eddie Goldman, Akiem Hicks, Will Sutton, Mitch Unrein, Cornelius Washington [Additions: ]
Linebacker: Sam Acho, Jonathan Anderson, Leonard Floyd, Jerrell Freeman, Lamarr Houston, Christian Jones, Nick Kwiatkoski, Danny Trevathan, Willie Young [Additions: ]
Safety: Adrian Amos, Deon Bush, DeAndre Houston-Carson,
Demontre Hurst, Harold Jones-Quartey, Chris Prosinski [Additions: ]
Cornerback: Kyle Fuller, Tracy Porter, Bryce Callahan, Sherrick McManis, Deiondre Hall, Jacoby Glenn [Additions: Cre'von LeBlanc ]
Special Teams: Robbie Gould, Pat O'Donnell, Aaron Brewer [Additions: ]