Bears sign 15 undrafted free agents

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The Bears signed East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden and 14 other undrafted free agents Sunday. (AP)

East Carolina’s all-time leader passer, quarterback Shane Carden, was one of 15 undrafted free agents signed by the Bears on Sunday.

So was UCLA safety Anthony Jefferson, who started all 25 games for the Bruins the last two seasons.

The team signed seven defenders, six offensive players, a long snapper and a placekicker.

Here’s a look at the full list:

Player / Position / College

Jonathan Anderson /LB / TCU

Qumain Black /CB /East Central

Bryce Callahan /CB / Rice

Shane Carden /QB / East Carolina

Jeremiah Detmer /K /Toledo

Jacoby Glenn /CB / Central Florida

Chad Hamilton /G/ Coastal Carolina

Anthony Jefferson / S /UCLA

Cameron Jefferson /T /Arkansas

Rick Lovato /LS / Old Dominion

Cameron Meredith /WR / Illinois State

Levi Norwood /WR / Baylor

Olsen Pierre /DE / Miami (Fla.)

John Timu /LB / Washington

Brian Vogler /TE / Alabama

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