Bears pick up fifth-year option for Kyle Long

The Chicago Bears have exercised the fifth-year option for offensive lineman Kyle Long. He's now under contract through the 2017 season. Long is a three-time Pro Bowl selection. He has started at guard and tackle since being picked 20th overall out of Oregon in 2013. Long has started 47 games for the Bears. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.  
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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