At 4pm EST today the NFL Free Agency period will kick off. With names like Peyton Manning, Vincent Jackson and Mario Williams, this could be one of the biggest free agent classes ever.
The Chicago Bears will look to upgrade at positions like offensive line, wide receiver, cornerback, safety, and defensive line. Who will the Bears land? Stick with ChiCitySports for the latest NFL free agency period.
7:00 PM: The Bears sign Jason Campbell.
The Chicago Bears have reached an agreement with QB Jason Campbell. Campbell gives the Bears a backup QB with experience.
3:45 PM: Jason Campbell to the Bears?
According to Michael Lombardi, the Bears are working on a deal with free agent quarterback Jason Campbell.
2:50 PM: Bears Acquire Brandon Marshall
The Chicago Bears have finally got their hands on a number one wide receiver. The Bears have acquired Brandon Marshall from the Miami Dolphins for a 2012 third round pick and a 2013 third round pick.
It’s an excellent move for the Bears, who still have high draft picks this year including a third round pick.
More importantly the Bears have cash to spend in free agency.
Bears cross Colston off their list
It’s obvious the Bears need a wide receiver this off-season, whether it’s during free agency or the draft. You can cross Marques Colston off that list of players the Bears were interested in. Colston has signed a 5-year deal to remain with the Saints.