2012 NFL Draft

NFL's Top Draft Picks In 2012 - What To ExpectA lot is expected of a top-10 draft pick, no matter their position. See who will do what once the season kicks off.
Bears Sign 3rd Rounder Hardin With the signing of safety Brandon Hardin to a four-year contract Tuesday, the Bears now have their entire 2012 draft class under contract.
Bears Agree To Terms With 6th Round Pick FreyThe Bears announced Wednesday afternoon they have agreed to terms with sixth round selection CB Isaiah Frey on a four-year contract.
Pompei: McClellin A 'Safe Pick' Before the name "Shea McClellin" came out of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's mouth as the Bears No. 19 selection in the 2012 NFL Draft, few saw the selection coming.
Bears Take TE Rodriguez Of Temple In Fourth RoundThe Chicago Bears selected tight end Evan Rodriguez of Temple in the fourth round of the NFL draft on Saturday.
WR Gets Prank Call Telling Him He Would Be Drafted In First Round The first round of the 2012 NFL Draft wasn't a happy time for all college football players.
Holmes: Perplexed By McClellin Pick Considering the amount of quality players that were available at a position of need for the Bears, it would've been pretty hard for Phil Emery to make a selection that left fans scratching their heads, but somehow he did it.
Photo: Dick Butkus During 1964 NFL DraftCheck out this picture of Dick Butkus as he reacts to being drafted by the Bears with the third pick in the 1964 NFL Draft.
McNeil: No Help For Cutler Is Just OffensiveThere's no reason to barbecue Phil Emery after the new GM's first few hours in the Bears' war room. I have no interest, however, in standing in line with anybody desirous of tossing rose petals at his feet.
Video: Shea McClellin Highlights Check out these highlights of defensive end Shea McClellin's highlights from his time at Boise State.
49ers Select Illinois WR A.J. Jenkins At No. 30Just for fun, general manager Trent Baalke wrote A.J. Jenkins' name on a piece of paper and put it in an envelope. If all went according to plan, he would be San Francisco's selection with the 30th pick in the NFL draft.
Arizona Takes WR Floyd With 13th selectionThe wish was granted on Thursday night when the Arizona Cardinals made Floyd the 13th player selected in the NFL draft, a choice that gives the team a big, talented player expected to be the No. 2 wide receiver behind Fitzgerald.