By Chris Emma–
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (CBS) — The Bears have signed rookie running back Josh Rounds to the roster, the team officially announced after practice Thursday. Rookie running back Joel Bouagnon was waived in a corresponding move.
Rounds rushed for 1,168 yards in four years at Tulane, going for 758 yards on the ground and averaging 6.1 yards per carry as a senior.
By adding Rounds, the Bears have made their first roster addition since reporting to training camp a week ago. The Bears’ depth chart at running back, led by Jordan Howard, includes steady competition between Jeremy Langford, Tarik Cohen, Benny Cunningham and Ka’Deem Carey.