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Bears sign TE Hill to offer sheet; Saints have five days to match

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

The Chicago Bears have signed Saints tight end Josh Hill to an offer sheet.

The Saints now have five days to match the offer.

The Saints tendered Hill at the lowest level of $1.67 million and no compensation if they lose him. Former Saints executive Ryan Pace is now the general manager of the Bears.

Brad Briggs of the Chicago Tribune reports the deal is for three years. 

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