LAKE FOREST, Ill. The Chicago Bears widely released the Ted Ginn Jr. collection. on Wednesday, the team announced.
The Bears expects Ginn to become an offensive weapon when they sign a one-year contract with him in May. Instead, Ginn played only 62 attacks and caught only three passes within 40 meters before Bears severed ties with the 14-year veteran.
Ginn has been thoroughly scratched on two occasions, including Sunday’s defeat to Ginn’s former team, New Orleans Saints.
The last straw for Ginn occurred in Week 7 during a Monday night game at the Los Angeles Rams, when Ginn let a few blows deep inside Chicago territory coach Matt Nagy felt that Ginn had at least had. can be caught fairly. Ginn replaces Tarik Cohen, who was injured after Week 3, as the Bears̵7; main returnee but failed to produce serious productivity.
“We don’t see some of the things that we have ever seen [on punt return]”, Nagy said on October 27th.” And that sometimes happens when you have an elite player like Tarik there. “
After Ginn’s shaky comeback performance against the Rams, Bears added veteran back Dwayne Harris to the training team and lifted him up to the active roster the day before Chicago hosted New Orleans. Harris returned the sanctions against the Saints while the Bears left Ginn inactive.
The Bears are Ginn’s sixth NFL team, having played against the Miami Dolphins, San Francisco 49ers, Carolina Panthers, Arizona Cardinals and Saints.
The 35-year-old has 412 tackles in his career with 5,742 yards and 33 touches of the ball.