Lots of teams will have some free agents and shopping round players and for teams like the BEARS who need help backly after such season well Good news ....They shopping the market of free agents and got them-selves the prize jewel of the class in sir Julius Peppers Chester Taylor Signs With Bears The most active team in the NFL free agency market has signed their second player on the first day of free agency. Running back Chester Taylor has agreed to a four-year, $12.5 million contract with the Chicago Bears, a source close to the negotiations has told FanHouse's Dan Graziano. The contract includes $7 million in guaranteed money. He will likely split carries in the Chicago backfield with Matt Forte, who just suffered through a down season after a break through rookie campaign in 2008. Both backs will be called upon to do more work in the passing game with new offensive coordinator Mike Martz taking over.A press conference is scheduled for later Friday afternoon, where the Bears will announce the signings of Brandon Manumaleuna, Taylor and defensive end Julius Peppers. The Chicago Bears and free agent defensive end Julius Peppers have agreed to a deal, Peppers, 30, is the crown jewel defensive player of this free-agent class and should help to fix a desperate need for the Bears -- a pass rush generated from the defensive line without the help of blitzing. "Julius has the athletic ability, the power, speed, hands, agility, he has it all,'' a Bears source said. "Any NFL offense that goes against him has to have a plan to account for him. And the overwhelming feeling here is now we have put our money where our mouth is The Bears are counting on linebacker Brian Urlacher and nose tackle Tommie Harris to rebound firmly from injuries, but they are looking for Peppers to help push them to bigger places. With the add of them and the return of Brian Urlacher and Tommie Harris can Chicago be heard and compeat ???