Posted by ESPN.com's Kevin Seifert
We've had multiple discussions about the possibility of Chicago signing free agent receiver Plaxico Burress. Bears receiver Devin Hester, for one, is all for the idea.
At this point, however, it appears the Bears are not a serious contender for Burress. In the video below, ESPN's John Clayton reports that Chicago has all but ruled out the possibility of singing him. Part of that stance could be based on NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's decision to review Burress for possible league discipline long before his legal troubles are scheduled to be addressed in court.
Player acquisitions are always subject to new twists. But for now, at least, it looks like Burress and the Bears are not a match.
Here's the video: