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New Day for Bears Tight End Situation

Tim Day

While the Bears failed to draft a tight end, the team has to feel fortunate to sign Oregon's Tim Day. The undrafted free agent could provide much-needed boost to the position.

Day watched 17 tight ends get drafted, many of which failed to match his production for the Ducks. However, questions about durability and a drop in his numbers as a senior caused him to slip through the cracks. The six-foot-4, 268-pounder has missed time over his career with shoulder and ankle injuries. Coming into 2005, Day was thought to be among the top tight end prospects in the country. A... Recommended Stories