Bears add quarterback Jordan Palmer

The Chicago Bears plan to add quarterback Jordan Palmer to the roster, according to multiple reports.

Palmer also wrote on his Twitter account: "Off to Chicago. What a crazy business."

Palmer is the younger brother of Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer.

The Bears need reinforcements after third-string quarterback Matt Blanchard broke his hand.

Palmer tried out for the Bears in June when they also worked out JaMarcus Russell and Trent Edwards.

Palmer has also played for the Washington Redskins and Cincinnati Bengals.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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