|Bears sign Vasher to five-year deal|
|Written by Admin|
|Monday, 25 June 2007 12:11|
Vasher has 16 interceptions in three NFL seasons since being chosen in the fourth round out of Texas in 2004. He made the Pro Bowl last season.
``It feels good. It's been a great relief,'' Vasher said. ``I know a lot of people have contract issues about this time. It's one less thing I have to worry about.''
In 2005, he set an NFL record for the longest play when he returned a missed field goal 108 yards for a touchdown against the 49ers. Teammate Devin Hester matched the record in 2006.
Vasher was originally signed through 2007.