CBS' Jason La Canfora reports there hasn't been a "sense of urgency" between the Bears and franchise player DT Henry Melton in long-term talks.
Bears coach Marc Trestman says Devin Hester is "competing" for return duties.
The Bears emphasized speeding up Jay Cutler's "clock" at OTAs and minicamp.
Bears second-year OL James Brown lined up as the team's starting right guard throughout OTAs.
Bears P Tress Way has a legitimate chance to win the punting job over Adam Podlesh.
Bears agreed to terms with DT Sedrick Ellis, formerly of the Saints, on a one-year contract.
Bears DE Shea McClellin has been battling plantar fasciitis in his right foot.
Bears signed WRs Devin Aromashodu and Jerrell Jackson.
Bears signed FB Tony Fiammetta.
New Bears coach Marc Trestman will utilize Brandon Marshall and Matt Forte in motion this season in order to create advantageous matchups.
Brandon Marshall (hip surgery) said he didn't feel any soreness after returning to OTAs Tuesday.
NFL suspended Bears TE Gabe Miller four games for violating the league's performance-enhancing drugs policy.
Brandon Marshall (hip surgery) has been cleared to resume on-field activities.
Free agent DT Sedrick Ellis will visit the Bears and Lions this week.
Patriots worked out free agent DT Sedrick Ellis on Friday.