Bears sign FB Fiammetta to 2-year extension

The Chicago Bears signed fullback Tony Fiammetta to a two-year

extension that will keep him with the team through the 2015


Fiammetta has appeared in each of the Bears’ first 15 games in

his first season in Chicago, helping running back Matt Forte total

1,229 yards rushing – nine short of Forte’s career high set in

2008. The Bears close the regular season Sunday against Green


The fifth-year fullback has totaled 26 yards rushing and 12

receptions for 130 yards over his career with Carolina, Dallas, New

England and Chicago.