Bears Activate OLB Pernell McPhee From PUP List, Waive FB Paul Lasike


The Chicago Bears officially activated OLB Pernell McPhee from the physically unable to perform list on Thursday ahead of their matchup with the Packers.

  • The Bears also waived FB Paul Lasike to make room for McPhee.

McPhee, 27, is in the second year of his five-year, $38.75 million contract. The deal contains $15.5 million guaranteed. He stands to make a base salary of $7 million for the 2016 season.

The Bears placed on their PUP list coming out of the preseason with a knee injury.

In 2015, McPhee appeared in 14 games for the Bears and recorded 53 tackles, six sacks, an interception, a forced fumble and three pass defenses.

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments