The Bears opened up free agency with a splash that was eerily similar to 2013 when the club signed tight end Martellus Bennett and offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod.
Jeremiah Ratliff re-signing with the Bears in advance of the start of free agency over the next week affects more than simply one position on the defensive line.
He was older than a lot of his new teammates, turning 33 this August.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick wants Jay Cutler money.
Often former high school players talk about "giving back" to a community, yet seldom do those same ideas ever seem to become reality.