Bears will not re-sign punter Brad Maynard
July 25th, 2011 - 5:40 pm
The Bears have chosen to part ways with free agent punter Brad Maynard, severing ties after 10 years.
As expected, the Bears have informed free agent punter Brad Maynard that they intend to move on without him and will not re-sign the 37-year-old to a new contract, according to the Chicago Tribune.
Maynard spent 10 years with the Bears and had plenty of success with the team. His strongest attribute was pinning the ball inside the 20-yard line, but his waning leg strength over the past few years became a liability and the Bears have chosen to bring in a fresh leg.