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Bears Sign Defensive Lineman

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The Chicago Bears signed defensive lineman Jamaal Anderson to a one-year contract.

   The 6-6, 280-pound Anderson has started 48 of 77 games played in six seasons with Atlanta (2007-10), Indianapolis (2011) and Cincinnati (2012) after being selected by the Falcons in the first round (eighth overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft out of Arkansas. Anderson has recorded 132 tackles, 7.5 sacks, 10 pass break ups, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery during his NFL career.
 
    The Bears had a roster spot available after placing DT Sedrick Ellis on the reserve/retired list.
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