Sports Shorts

The Chicago Bears have signed former Northwest Missouri State and Missouri Western RB Josh Caldwell.  Caldwell was released last week by the Chiefs.

Royals outfielder Billy Hamilton has been claimed off waivers by the Atlanta Braves.  He was designated for assignment by Kansas City last Friday.

The Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch list was named Monday.   The honor is given to the top senior or 4th year junior quarterback.  The list includes:

Kelly Bryant – Missouri

Nate Stanley – Iowa

Skylar Thompson – Kansas State