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Bears reach deal with TE Desmond Clark

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — The Chicago Bears and free agent tight end Desmond Clark have agree to a one-year contract.

Seldom used last season, Clark ranks ninth in team history with 242 catches, 20th in yards receiving with 2,639 and has 18 touchdown catches since joining the Bears in 2003.

He also played for Denver and Miami, and has 323 catches for 3,591 yards with 27 TDs in 12 seasons.

The Bears have made some changes at tight end, trading Greg Olsen to Carolina and signing Matt Spaeth from Pittsburgh.

Chicago also waived safety K.J. Gerard on Tuesday.

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