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Chicago Bears undrafted free-agent tracker: Ryan Poles adds several WRs and DBs on deals or minicamp invites

Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Poles ended Saturday with 11 newly draft players, but that wasn’t enough to fill his roster needs.

So he set out to add more depth to the team by signing a number of undrafted free agents.

Poles said he wanted his staff to sell players on being able to compete for opportunities.

“It is a crazy process,” he said. “They’re up there scrambling right now and doing a really good job. This is probably the best process — the way we started this tonight after the draft — that I’ve been a part of. Very organized. Using technology to stay connected and linked up while being in different rooms so you don’t have the noise and people scrambling and screaming. It is a crazy time.

“But I will guarantee you there will be some guys from this undrafted free agent process that are going to develop and be good players.”

Here’s a list of players who are joining the Bears via UDFA contracts or rookie minicamp tryouts, based on reports from the players, schools and others.

Offensive linemen

Jean Delance, Florida

Tristen Taylor, Eastern Washington

Wide receivers

Cyrus Holder, Duquesne

Landon Lenoir, Southern Illinois

Luke Little, Mary

Henry Litwin, Slippery Rock

Savon Scarver, Utah State

Kevin Shaa, Liberty


Drew Plitt, Ball State

Running backs

Master Teague, Ohio State

De’Montre Tuggle, Ohio

Tight ends

Chase Allen, Iowa State

Johnny Huntley, Liberty

Jake Tonges, California

Defensive linemen

Joshua Black, Syracuse

Micah Dew-Treadway, Minnesota

Kainoa Fuiava, Idaho State

Elijah James, Liberty


Christian Albright, Ball State

Jaylan Alexander, Purdue

C.J. Avery, Louisville

Ezekiel Barnett, Louisiana Tech

Joshua Black, Syracuse

Jamal Brooks, South Alabama

Jack Sanborn, Wisconsin

Defensive backs

Jon Alexander, Charlotte

Roy Baker, Eastern Kentucky

Tre Bugg, Air Force

Derick Bush, Coastal Carolina

Coney Durr, Minnesota

Allie Green, Missouri

Jaylon Jones, Mississippi


Matt Coghlin, kicker, Michigan State

Antonio Ortiz, long snapper, TCU


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