Lake Forest, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Bears signed tight end Bear Pascoe to a one-year contract.

Last season, Pascoe played in all 16 games with two starts for the Falcons, catching two passes for three yards and a touchdown.

Pascoe spent his first five seasons with the New York Giants. He was a member of the club's Super Bowl championship team after the 2011 season, catching four passes for 33 yards in the Super Bowl victory over the New England Patriots.

The Fresno State product has appeared in 82 games with 34 starts in six years, recording 40 receptions for 336 yards and two touchdowns. He has seen action in at least 15 games in each of the last five seasons, including all 16 games on three occasions (2011, 2013-14).