Who is newly acquired Chicago Bears receiver Chase Claypool?

Who is Bears receiver Chase Claypool? originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago

The Bears made an attempt to bolster their pass-catching talent by trading for Chase Claypool at the NFL trade deadline.

The front office handed the Pittsburgh Steelers their second-round draft pick in the upcoming NFL draft in exchange for the 24-year-old receiver. In the last 2.5 seasons, Claypool racked up over 2,000 receiving yards and 15 total touchdowns.

Here's a quick bio of the newest Bears' pass-catcher:

Name: Chase Claypool

Measures: 6-foot-4, 240 pounds

From/College: British Colombia, Canada / Notre Dame

Draft: 49th overall pick in the 2020 NFL draft

Pro Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers, Chicago Bears

Career Stats: 39 games (27 started), 153 receptions, 2,044 yards, 12 receiving touchdowns; 167 rushing yards, two rushing touchdowns; one passing touchdown

Contract: four-year, $6.6 million deal signed in 2020

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