The Bears added more depth to their tight end group when the team announced on Tuesday that it had agreed to a one-year contract with veteran Matthew Mulligan.
Colt Lyerla (TE), Oregon
6’4” | 242 lbs.
2 REC, 26 YDS
When Phil Emery spoke openly after the 2013 season about the need to get younger on defense, that the Bears would go defense-heavy in the draft, the general manager was in fact laying out only a p
For the Bears to tie up heavy cap dollars in a weapons class that includes Alshon Jeffery, Brandon Marshall, Martellus Bennett and Matt Forte, when there are greater needs for depth, is a stretch.