NFL Draft

Mayor Rahm Emanuel chats with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in Grant Park, where the league will hold the "Draft Town" fan festival during the 2015 NFL Draft in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Emanuel Basks In National Spotlight As NFL Draft Ramps Up

Mayor Rahm Emanuel was enjoying his role playing host to the 2015 NFL Draft on Wednesday, hoping to convince NFL officials to bring the draft back to Chicago for years to come.

04/29/2015

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Steve Mariucci: Bears Have ‘A Lot Of Ways To Go’ At No. 7

The former NFL head coach sees several intriguing names for the Bears.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

Kyle Fuller at the 2014 NFL Draft. (Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears’ 2015 Rookie Salary Cap Projection

How much will the Bears’ 2015 rookie class cost? Dan Durkin has the details.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

Grant Park is hosting Draft Town, a three-day fan festival coinciding with the 2015 NFL Draft in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

NFL Putting Finishing Touches On Draft Town At Grant Park

Are you ready for some football? Grant Park certainly is, and the city is hoping to score a touchdown with this week’s NFL Draft.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

Commissioner Roger Goodell sits with the top draft prospects in the 2014 class. (Getty Images)

2015 NFL Draft Details

Here are the details and useful links you’ll need to get ready for this weekend’s draft.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2015

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Chicago Businesses Gear Up For NFL Draft

CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports this is going to be a post card for the city with all the media coverage from here and will have a ripple effect for Chicago businesses.

04/27/2015

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5 Biggest Storylines Of The 2015 NFL Draft

One of the most important days of the NFL season begins on Thursday night in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2015

Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

George McCaskey Talks Draft, Ryan Pace, Ray McDonald & More

Bears owner McCaskey joined the Mully and Hanley Show on Monday morning.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2015

Defensive back Vann McElroy #26 and linebacker Rod Martin #53 of Los Angeles Raiders tackle running back Emery Moorehead #87 of the Chicago Bears during the game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on December 27, 1987 in Los Angeles, California. The Bears won 6-3. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

Former Bear Emery Moorehead: Football ‘Tough Career’ But Worth It

Chicago public high school athletes attended a symposium Saturday on what it’s like to be drafted for the NFL.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2015

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Durkin’s 2015 NFL Draft Big Board 2.0

Here are the top 64 prospects in the 2015 Draft in Dan Durkin’s eyes.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2015

Bears general manager Ryan Pace. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Durkin: Pressure Is On Bears’ Ryan Pace To Deliver In Draft

It’s going to take time, but Pace must change the trend at Halas Hall.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2015

Brandon Scherff. (Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Prospect Watch: OL Brandon Scherff

Iowa’s Brandon Scherff is the top offensive lineman prospect in the 2015 draft class.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2015

A general view during introductions proir to the start of the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images)

Durkin’s 2015 NFL Draft Big Board

Here are the top 50 prospects in the NFL Draft in Dan Durkin’s eyes.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2015

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Gabriel: NFL Draft Day Misconceptions

There’s a good reason why so many draft boards differ.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2015

Grant Park from Columbus to the Auditorium Theatre. (Credit: NFL)

NFL Releases Details On What ‘Draft Town’ In Grant Park Will Look Like

Draft Town will be taking over Grant Park in a couple of weeks for the 2015 NFL Draft, and we’re getting our first look at what it will look like.

04/14/2015

Tyler Lockett. (Cooper Neill/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Prospect Watch: WR Tyler Lockett

Lockett’s versatility as a returner and receiver makes him a quality value pick.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2015

Mario Edwards Jr., right. (Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

Report: Bears Hosted Mario Edwards Jr. For Visit

Edwards is projected to be a late first-round or early second-round pick.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2015

Devin Smith. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Prospect Watch: WR Devin Smith

Smith is one of the best pure athletes in the 2015 draft and will make an immediate impact as a rookie.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2015

Preparations for the NFL Draft in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Excitement Growing In Chicago For NFL Draft

The draft will take place from April 30-May 2.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2015

Caption:MIAMI GARDENS, FL - NOVEMBER 29: Phillip Dorsett #4 of the Miami Hurricanes is pursued by Reggie Mitchell #15 of the Pittsburgh Panthers as he runs 51 yards for a touchdown after catching a pass from Brad Kaaya #15 (not pictured) during second quarter action on November 29, 2014 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Prospect Watch: WR Phillip Dorsett

Dorsett’s big-play potential and elite speed make him an intriguing prospect.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2015

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