Boras comes to Bears from UNLV

Updated: February 12, 2004, 3:16 AM ET
Associated Press

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- The Chicago Bears hired Rob Boras as their tight ends coach Wednesday.

Boras joins the Bears following five seasons at UNLV, where he was offensive coordinator the last three years. In his first two seasons, he coached the offensive line.

He also was head coach of Division III Benedictine University in 1998, and spent four seasons as an assistant at Texas, where he worked with the offensive line, tight ends and special teams.

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