Bears Sign Shaun Draughn

1:39pm: The team has officially announced its signing of Draughn, via Twitter.

1:14pm: The Bears are signing free agent running back Shaun Draughn, tweets Adam Schefter of, citing agent Sean Stellato. It’ll be a one-year contract for the former Chief and Raven.

Draughn saw his most significant NFL action in 2012 in Kansas City, accumulating 233 rushing yards and a pair of touchdowns on 59 carries for the Chiefs. The 26-year-old also caught 24 balls out of the backfield for 158 yards and returned 23 kicks for the team that season. However, he didn’t play much of a role for the Ravens last year, and was cut by the club in October.¬†Draughn caught on briefly with the Colts before hitting the free agent market again.

For the Bears, Draughn figures to be a depth piece with a chance to earn a spot on the roster.

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