The Chicago Bears waived a handful of veterans in their cutdown to the NFL roster limit of 53 players Saturday afternoon. CB Kelvin Hayden, OL Eben Britton, LB Jerry Franklin, and DE Austen Lane were among the experienced players let go. The work now begins in earnest over the next several hours for the Bears front office and personnel departments [...]
The Chicago Bears have signed DE Austen Lane, according to his agent Scott Smith of XAM Sports.
Lane, 26, was drafted by the Jaguars in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft out of Murray State. He lasted three years with Jacksonville before he was released last June.
The Kansas City Chiefs claimed him off of waivers and later signed with the Lions this past season before being...