Charlie Peprah draws interest from Chicago Bears, report says

The Chicago Bears are weighing the possibility of signing free-agent safety Charlie Peprah, a league source told the Chicago Tribune.

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The Bears could be in the market for additional help at safety after Chris Conte (shoulder) and Brandon Hardin (neck) were injured in the Bears' 33-31 win against the Washington Redskins last Saturday.

In the Bears' 20-17 win Friday over the New York Giants, Eli Manning completed 17 of 21 passes for 148 yards against Chicago's secondary

Peprah was a regular starter for the Green Bay Packers for the last two seasons. The 29-year-old safety had a career-high 94 tackles and five interceptions last season.

The Packers released Peprah after he failed a physical on the first day of training camp. The Bears plan to examine Peprah's knee to determine the effects of an earlier arthroscopic surgery, the Tribune reported.

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