CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score

Bears

Bears Sign Center Brian De La Puente To 1-Year Deal

Brian de la Puente. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Brian de la Puente. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Bears Central
Mon Sep.22
Away vs New York Jets
findticketsbtn Bears Sign Center Brian De La Puente To 1 Year Deal
Sun Sep.28
  Home vs Green Bay Packers  
findticketsbtn Bears Sign Center Brian De La Puente To 1 Year Deal
Sun Oct.5
  Away vs Carolina Panthers
findticketsbtn Bears Sign Center Brian De La Puente To 1 Year Deal
Sun Oct.12
  Away vs Atlanta Falcons
findticketsbtn Bears Sign Center Brian De La Puente To 1 Year Deal
Shop for Bears Gear NFL Scoreboard
NFL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up
Latest Sports Headlines:

(CBS) — The Chicago Bears have signed center Brian de la Puente to a one-year contract.

De la Puente has started 44 out of 48 games for the New Orleans Saints the past three seasons. The Saints allowed just 87 sacks in those seasons, the second fewest in the NFL.

The 6-foot-3, 306-pound center entered the league as an undrafted free agent of the San Francisco 49ers in 2008. De la Puente also spent time on the practice squads of the Chiefs, Panthers and Seahwks.