Marion "The Barbarian" Barber Signs With The Bears

What are the Bears known for? Mean linebackers and tough running backs. Today the Bears sign former Cowboys running back, Marion Barber to a two year deal worth $5M.

As the roster stands, the Bears have three running backs to shoulder the load -- Matt Forte, Chester Taylor and now Barber.

The signing is a good sign because the Bears now have added competition at the position. Barber also gives the Bears a tough, punishing runner who will look to improve the Bears goal line and short distance offense.

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