Corey Wootton Signs 1-Year Contract With Division Rival Vikings

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Aug 15, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears defensive end

Corey Wootton

(98) celebrates a sack during the first quarter against the San Diego Chargers at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports

The turnover on the Bears defense continues, with the latest casualty Corey Wootton who leaves the Bears and goes across the division to the rival Minnesota Vikings.

One of the big hangups with Wootton was offseason hip surgery, but apparently he’s recovering well enough for the Vikings to take a chance on the free agent defensive end: