LAKE FOREST, IL – The Chicago Bears have signed FB Tyler Clutts to a three-year contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Clutts was signed by the Bears from the Cleveland Browns practice squad. The 6-2, 260-pounder entered the NFL with the Browns in 2010 as a free agent after spending three years in the UFL (2010, Sacramento Mountain Lions), AFL (2010, Utah Blaze) and CFL (2008-09; Edmonton Eskimos). Collegiately, Clutts was a four-year letterman at Fresno State (2004-07), appearing in 50 games (38 starts) as a defensive end, totaling 172 tackles, 34.5 tackles for losses and 23.5 sacks.