Quentin Batalillon

General News 2024

Bears sign DeAndre Carter to one-year deal

The Bears signed veteran receiver/return specialist DeAndre Carter to a one-year contract on Tuesday, the team announced.

The 31-year-old Carter played in four games with the Bears in 2020.

He played 94 games in six seasons, with 21 starts, for the Eagles (2018), Texans (2018-20), Bears (2020), Commanders (2021), Chargers (2022) and Raiders (2023). He has caught 108 passes for 1,259 yards and six touchdowns, averaging 22.4 yards with one touchdown on 118 kickoff returns and averaging 9.8 yards on 132 punt returns.

His most productive offensive season came in 2022 with the Chargers. Carter set career highs with 46 receptions and 538 yards and tied a career high with three touchdown catches.

In 17 games with the Raiders in 2023, Carter caught four passes for 39 yards and averaged 23.8 yards on 11 kickoff returns and 9.7 yards on 24 punt returns.