He’s now set to earn a $990,000 base salary to go along with a $137,500 signing bonus.
Scales, 33, originally signed on with the Ravens as an undrafted free agent out of Utah State back in 2011. He last just over a year in Baltimore before he was waived at the start of the 2012 season.
Since then, Scales played for a number of teams including the Dolphins, Jets, and Buccaneers before signing a contract with the Bears during the 2015 season. He’s now returned to Chicago on four consecutive one-year deals.
In 2020, Scales appeared in all 16 games as their starting long snapper.