Bears sign K Feely

Lake Forest, IL ( – With Robbie Gould nursing a quad injury,
the Chicago Bears signed kicker Jay Feely on Wednesday.

Gould sat out practice on Tuesday and Wednesday and is listed as doubtful for
Thursday’s game in Dallas.

Feely has connected on 329-of-398 field goal attempts (82.7 percent) over 13
seasons with Atlanta (2001-04), the New York Giants (2005-06), Miami (2007),
the New York Jets (2008-09) and Arizona (2010-13). He has also hit 444-of-446
PATs for a total of 1,431 points.

To make room for Feely, the Bears waived injured wide receiver/kick returner
Chris Williams.

Chicago also listed defensive end Cornelius Washington as doubtful for
Thursday’s game. Wide receiver Chris Williams and linebacker Darryl Sharpton
are out. Starting wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is questionable with a
hamstring injury and starting tight end Martellus Bennett is probable with a
foot ailment.