HENDERSON, Nev. – The Las Vegas Raiders have signed free agent OL Alex Bars, the club announced Thursday.
Bars joins the Raiders after spending the past three years with the Chicago Bears, who originally signed him as an undrafted free agent in 2019. Over his career, he has appeared in 38 games with 13 starts.
In 2021, the 6-foot-5, 334-pound offensive lineman played in all 17 games with five starts, helping pave the way for 118.7 rushing yards per game.
A native of Nashville, Tenn., Bars played three seasons (2016-18) at Notre Dame, appearing in 36 games with 32 starts at right tackle, right guard and left guard over his collegiate career. As a junior in 2018, Bars earned Sporting News All-American First Team honors.
View photos of new Raiders offensive lineman Alex Bars in action. Bars has played in 38 games with 11 starts.