Former #Bucs OL Gabe Carimi cleared waivers today. He’s now a free agent
#Bucs release of offensive lineman Gabe Carimi was done prior to $500,000 roster bonus kicking in.
Chicago Sun-Times "In no time, offensive lineman Gabe Carimi will be poked, prodded, X-rayed and examined from head to toe, with extra attention given to his right leg. But it won’t be by the Bears. It will be the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Sun-Times was first to report Sunday that the Bears traded Carimi to the..." June 10
#Bears have traded former 1st rd pick Gabe Carimi to the Buccaneers for a draft pick. Adam Jahns first reported the move.
Chicago Tribune "With only two OTA practices remaining, the Chicago Bears do not expect to see former first-round pick Gabe Carimi until next week’s minicamp. The Bears went through their eighth OTA on Tuesday at Halas Hall and general manager Phil Emery reiterated what he said last month: Carimi will be..." June 05
CSN Chicago "Gabe Carimi stayed away from Bears organized team activities for the second straight day. In the process, he is arguably making a roster decision for the Bears. It may not be a decision that ultimately works to his advantage. Carimi is working out and rehabbing his surgically repaired knee,..." May 15
#Bears OG Gabe Carimi skips second straight OTA.
ESPN Chicago "Former Chicago Bears first-round draft pick Gabe Carimi was a no-show at Halas Hall on Monday when the team took the field for the first organized team activity of the offseason, according to a source familiar with the situation. He was the only one eligible to attend who did not, according to..." May 13
Chicago Tribune "Never at a loss for confidence, Gabe Carimi declared he was the best offensive tackle entering the draft just two years ago. Now, the Chicago Bears consider him a guard and he’s in the mix for a role at that position with the team possibly in position to add to the group in next week’s..." April 17