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Bears free-agency tracker: Quarterback Mark Sanchez to visit Bears

Bears free-agency tracker: Quarterback Mark Sanchez to visit Bears

The NFL's new league year began at 3 p.m. Thursday, at which time free agency and the trade period opened across the league. As deals unfold and players change teams, the Tribune's coverage team is keeping you up to speed with all the latest Bears transactions while also providing insight into what it all means. Check back often for updates.

MARCH 23

  • Free agent defensive lineman Ricky Jean Francois signed with the Packers after visiting with the Bears last weekend.  

What it means: This was not surprising after Jean Francois left Lake Forest without a deal, and also after the Bears proceeded to...

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