Bears worked out three defensive backs, including DJ Hayden

Chicago Bears running back David Montgomery, front, celebrates with teammate tight end Cole Kmet after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams, Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

The Chicago Bears have questions on defense following Sunday night’s 34-14 loss to the Los Angeles Rams, especially in the secondary.

And it showed in how the Bears worked out three defensive backs on Tuesday, including DJ Hayden, Lafayette Pitts and Kevon Seymour, according to the transaction wire.

The most prominent name on the list is Hayden, a former first-round pick 2013, who has been a solid slot corner, which is exactly what the Bears are looking for following Marqui Christian’s struggles against the Rams.

Bears tryouts—

DB DJ Hayden, Houston

DB Lafayette Pitts, Pittsburgh

DB Kevon Seymour, USC

— Jason Lieser (@JasonLieser) September 14, 2021

Hayden spent his first four seasons with the Raiders, where he totaled 174 tackles and 26 pass breakups in 45 games. Hayden spent the previous three seasons with the Jaguars, where he totaled 103 tackles and 11 pass breakups in 30 games.

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