Bears add Santos, cut Barth after missed FG

From ESPN - November 20, 2017

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- The Bears have signed former Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos, and released veteran kicker Connor Barth.

Barth missed a last-second, potential game-tying 46-yard field goal in Chicago's 27-24 loss to Detroit on Sunday.

Barth, whom the Bears signed at the start of last season to replace Chicago's all-time leading scorer Robbie Gould, made 18 of 23 field goal attempts during his first year in Chicago.

However, Barth is just 11-of-16 in 2017. He has missed kicks in three of the Bears' past four games.


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