According to CBS Sports analyst and former agent Joel Corry, Bears S Eddie Jackson‘s $1.05 million and $8.95 million 2020 and 2021 base salaries became fully guaranteed Wednesday.
Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune doesn’t see a reunion between the Bears and TE Greg Olsen happening, as Chicago already has $6.7 million committed to TE Trey Burton and will be looking for a long-term solution instead of a band-aid.
Biggs points out Bears LB Nick Kwiatkoski will likely be looking for a starting position and salary, which could complicate Chicago’s efforts to re-sign him.
Pro Football Network’s Tony Pauline reports the Bears are expected to “make a good number of roster cuts” prior to free agency and then sign players to fill those holes.
Pro Football Network’s Tony Pauline reports Rams’ impending free-agent LB Dante Fowler “wants to play” for the Falcons. Pauline admits it’s going to cost a lot, but if the Falcons make him a “competitive offer,” he could end up in Atlanta.