The Bears released DT Jay Ratliff following a "bizarre and emotionally charged chain of events Wednesday."
Bears released DT Jeremiah Ratliff.
NFL suspended Bears DT Jeremiah Ratliff three games for violating the league's substance abuse policy.
Jeremiah Ratliff could start at left end following the release of Ray McDonald.
Bears DT Jeremiah Ratliff was put on probation Thursday after pleading guilty to DWI in Tarrant County, Texas.
Bears DT Jay Ratliff (concussion) has been ruled out for Week 4 against Green Bay.
Bears DT Jay Ratliff suffered a concussion in Week 2 against the 49ers.
Bears re-signed DT Jay Ratliff to a two-year, $4 million contract with $600,000 guaranteed.
Free agent DT Jay Ratliff's player rep met with the Bears on Friday.
Bears declared DT Jay Ratliff, QB Jay Cutler, LB Lance Briggs, OT James Brown, OT Jonathan Scott, DT Stephen Paea and DE Cornelius Washington inactive for Week 12 against the Rams.
ESPN Chicago reports Bears DT Jeremiah Ratliff (groin) could make his debut in Week 13 against the Vikings.
Bears DT Jay Ratliff is now asking people to call him "Jeremiah."
Bears signed DT Jay Ratliff to a one-year contract.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Bengals have "reached out" to free agent DT Jay Ratliff.