A look at how each player on the 2003 roster came to be a Bear.

Thirty-two of the 53 players on the active roster (60.4%) were either draftees of the Bears or undrafted free agents signed with the Bears. Only one player (R.W. McQuarters) was acquired via trade.

ACTIVE ROSTER
Rabih Abdullah, RB: Acquired as an unrestricted free agent in 2002. Originally signed as an undrafted free agent with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 1998, where he played until signing with the Bears.

Jerry Azumah, CB: 5th-round pick (147th overall) in 1999 draft.

Marty Booker, WR: 3rd-round pick (78th overall) in 1999 draft.

Alfonso Boone, DT: Acquired as a waived free agent in 2000. Originally drafted in the 7th round (253rd overall), next-to-last by the Detroit Lions in 2000, just ahead of teammate Mike Green. Signed with the Bears at the end of the 2000 season after spending most of it on the Lions' practice squad.

Lance Briggs, LB: 3rd-round pick (68th overall) in 2003 draft.

Alex Brown, DE: 4th-round pick (104th overall) in 2002 draft.

Mike Brown, FS: 2nd-round pick (39th overall) in 2000 draft.

Chris Chandler, QB: Acquired as an unrestricted free agent in 2002. Originally drafted in the 3rd round (76th overall) by the Indianapolis Colts in 1988, the Bears are his seventh team.

Desmond Clark, TE: Acquired as an unrestricted free agent in 2003. Originally drafted in the 6th round (179th overall) by the Denver Broncos in 1999, the Bears are his third team.

Phillip Daniels, DE: Acquired as an unrestricted free agent in 2000. Originally drafted in the 4th round (99th overall) by the Seattle Seahawks in 1996, where he played until signing with the Bears.

Paul Edinger, K: 6th-round pick (174th overall) in 2000 draft.

Steve Edwards, T: Acquired as a waived free agent in 2002. Originally signed as an undrafted free agent with the Philadelphia Eagles in 2002, he was claimed by the Bears off of the Eagles practice squad.

Brock Forsey, RB: 6th-round pick (206th overall) in 2003 draft.

Justin Gage, WR: 5th-round pick (143rd overall) in 2003 draft.

Mike Gandy, G: 3rd-round pick (68th overall) in 2001 draft.

Aaron Gibson, T: Acquired as a waived free agent in 2002. Originally drafted in the 1st round (27th overall) by the Detroit Lions in 1999, the Bears are his third team, and first that doesn't wear silver and blue.