Reports: Bears to work out LB Manti Te'o

The seven-year NFL veteran Te'o was a standout at Notre Dame.

(670 The Score) The Bears will host seven-year veteran linebacker and former Notre Dame standout Manti Te'o for a workout this week, according to reports.

Te'o, 29, played for the Saints in 2019, his third and final year with New Orleans. He was a second-round pick of the Chargers in 2013 and played four seasons with San Diego. Te'o has 307 tackles over 62 career games.

The Bears also will work out linebacker Deone Buchanan and Justin Phillips.

The Bears (4-1) visit the Carolina Panthers (3-2) on Sunday. Kickoff is scheduled for noon CT from Bank of America Stadium.