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The Chicago Bears signed veteran quarterback Trent Edwards to a one-year deal on Sunday.
On Saturday, the Bears officially signed quarterback Jordan Palmer to a one-year deal.
Now the Bears have five quarterbacks on their roster counting the injured Matt Blanchard (broken knuckle on left hand).
Edwards will compete with Palmer for the No. 3 quarterback spot. The Bears could keep a third veteran quarterback considering Jay Cutler’s health issues the last couple of seasons.
Edwards worked out with the Bears back in June alongside former No. 1 pick JaMarcus Russell. The former third-round pick out of Stanford has started 33 of the 38 games that he has appeared in. 28 of his 33 starts came with the Buffalo Bills (2007-2009).
He played for the Jaguars, Raiders and Eagles after being let go by the Bills. His last start came with the Jaguars in 2010.
He has a career record of 14-19 which includes four fourth quarter comebacks. He’s completed 60.9% of his passes for 6,033 yards, 26 touchdow...
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J'Marcus Webb has been a topic of frustration during his first three years in the NFL, and it appears he may have been granted a fourth year at a reduced rate. Some sharp-eyed Bears fans noticed on the official NFL.com transaction report website that Webb has signed what is being termed a renegotiated contract.
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(Via Fantasyfootballgod.net) San Diego Chargers vs Chicago Bears:
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