The Bears Beat (02.26.13): Potential Bears offensive tackle target pursues new deal with Saints

February 26th, 2013 - 5:36 pm

One potential free agent target for the Bears — offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod — reportedly is seeking a new deal with his former team, the Saints. The Bears could be interested in re-signing linebacker Nick Roach. And Former Bears quarterback Jim Miller said Tuesday that religion could be a hurdle for football players accepting a gay player on their team.

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