Dan Durkin became CBSChicago.com’s lead Bears reporter in August 2014 after being an NFL columnist for the site for three years. Durkin originally joined the company after finishing runner-up in the 2011 Pepsi Max Score Search. He’s a graduate of the University of Illinois, where he was a member of the men’s football team (despite his best efforts to join the women’s team). You can follow Dan on Twitter @djdurkin.
Given his measurables, position versatility and speed, Rowe projects as a solid second-round prospect.
Here are the top 64 prospects in the 2015 Draft in Dan Durkin’s eyes.
The next chapter of Tillman’s journey takes him to Charlotte, but he’ll never forget Chicago.
Phillips has the physical skills to dominate at the NFL level and could be a second-round value.
It’s not an easy start for Chicago, and many stout pass defenses await.
The Bears continue to visit with the draft’s top wide receiver prospects.
It’s going to take time, but Pace must change the trend at Halas Hall.
Iowa’s Brandon Scherff is the top offensive lineman prospect in the 2015 draft class.
Here are the top 50 prospects in the NFL Draft in Dan Durkin’s eyes.
Given his measurables and position versatility, Jones projects as an early second-round prospect.
Lockett’s versatility as a returner and receiver makes him a quality value pick.
Edwards is projected to be a late first-round or early second-round pick.
Grasu is the second-best center prospect in the 2015 draft.
Garza discusses his time with the Bears and what’s in store for the future.
Mariota’s drawing attention from many teams with top-10 selections.
Smith is one of the best pure athletes in the 2015 draft and will make an immediate impact as a rookie.
With the draft just three weeks away, Dan Durkin has put together his second mock projection.
Dorsett’s big-play potential and elite speed make him an intriguing prospect.
Here’s a look at where the roster stands with voluntary workouts approaching.
Edwards is stout against the run but needs polish as a pass rusher.