Chips add DL Alex Neering

Alex Neering (Essexville, Mich./Garber), a 6-foot-7, 230-pound defensive end, committed to play in the Mid-American Conference for Central Michigan, according to multiple sources.

Neering announced his decision on Twitter:

He posted impressive combine figures this spring on the Nike circuit, including an electronically-timed 5.10 40-yard dash, 4.66 20-yard shuttle, 28.2-inch vertical, 39-foot power throw and 78.15 SPARQ.

Central Michigan has five players on board for 2014, including three defensive linemen.