Bears sign 5 players back as exclusive-rights free agents

An ERFA is a player who has accrued three or fewer NFL seasons.

(670 The Score) The Bears have re-signed five players back to their roster as exclusive-rights free agents.

The Bears re-signed guard Alex Bars, inside linebacker Josh Woods, outside linebacker James Vaughters, running back Ryan Nall and tight end J.P. Holtz. An exclusive-rights free agent is defined as a player who has accrued three or fewer NFL seasons and can only be signed by their current team.

Of the group, Bars has seen the most playing time, making eight starts in 2020. He is set to return as a potential starter on Chicago's offensive line next season.

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