Bears hosted free-agent safety Kevin Byard for visit

The Chicago Bears hosted former All-Pro safety Kevin Byard for a visit Friday at Halas Hall, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.

The Bears are in the market for a free safety following Eddie Jackson’s release earlier this offseason. There will be no shortage of options in a loaded free agent market, and they’re already wasting no time doing their homework on the available veterans.

More to come.

Story originally appeared on Bears Wire