Nate Davis

Luke Getsy on Nate Davis' arrival at OTAs: ‘I'm glad he's here'

Right guard Nate Davis arrived at OTAs on Wednesday.

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Nate Davis, the right guard the Bears signed this offseason, arrived at OTAs on Wednesday after missing the first six.

"I'm glad he's back," Luke Getsy told the media on Wednesday.

Along with Davis, Eddie Jackson, Jaylon Johnson and Darnell Mooney all missed OTAs at some point.

Johnson told Keyshawn, JayWill and Max on ESPN his absence from OTAs was related to spending time with his daughter and contributing to his charity projects.

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Getsy expressed his empathy for players sorting out their personal lives during OTAs. He is an advocate of players addressing separate priorities off the field, even if it means missing time on the practice field.

But, Getsy's excited about kickstarting the chemistry between his players, especially the new ones.

"It's the chemistry part of it that you really want. That's why you want all the guys here," Getsy said.

The Bears signed Davis to a three-year $30 million deal this offseason. He will presumably become the Bears' new starting right guard, teaming up alongside Teven Jenkins and Cody Whitehair on the interior.

Last season, the Bears fielded one of the worst offensive line units in the NFL. Justin Fields became the most sacked and most pressured quarterback by the season's end. Despite the line's success in the run game, it became evident their need for upgrades this offseason.

Davis spent the first four seasons of his career with the Tennessee Titans, starting in 54 games. He blocked for the likes of Derrick Henry and Ryan Tannehill.

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