Virginia Commonwealth Rams

Former Tribe defensive back Webb joins Chicago Bears

Defensive back B.W. Webb, a former Warwick High and William and Mary standout, joined his fifth NFL team Wednesday night.

The Chicago Bears signed Webb, 26, to a one-year deal.

Webb, a fourth-round pick of the Cowboys in 2013, has played a season each for Dallas, Pittsburgh, Tennessee and New Orleans. He has played 49 NFL regular-season games, recording an interception in each of the last two seasons.


Charles Ameer tripled home three runs in the fourth inning as William and Mary (16-13) beat VCU 5-1 at The Diamond. Six Tribe pitchers combined on a three-hitter against the Rams (16-13).

The Tribe is hosting CAA foe Elon this weekend. The first...