NFL Draft

Lovie Smith and Jerry Angelo

What Will The Bears Do In The Draft’s Second Round?

With the first round of the NFL Draft in the books, we know that former a Wisconsin Badger will be joining the Chicago Bears offensive line, but the draft is far from over, and right now the Bears have five more picks.

670 The Score–04/29/2011

Gabe Carimi

Thompson: Carimi Makes Sense For Bears

With Wisconsin’s Gabe Carimi still on the board when the Bears were on the clock with the 29th overall pick, it seemed like an enormous opportunity (literally) and a natural fit.

670 The Score–04/29/2011

Gabe Carimi

Carimi: ‘I Wanted To Be A Bear’

After hours of waiting, Gabe Carimi heard his name called at the 29th pick of the 2011 NFL Draft. And the 6’7″ 314-pound, Cottage Grove, WI native couldn’t be more excited to be headed to Chicago.

670 The Score–04/29/2011

Gabe Carimi

Bernstein: Bears’ Error Could Raise Carimi’s Cost

As Bears as Bears can be, they take a perfectly satisfying story and complicate it by screwing something up.

670 The Score–04/29/2011

Jerry Angelo

Zaidman: Bears Botched Trade-Up With Ravens

The Bears had not traded up in the first round since 1996, but were willing to do so for Wisconsin OT Gabe Carimi.

670 The Score–04/29/2011

Gabe Carimi

Bears Draft Gabe Carimi With 29th Overall Pick

With the 29th overall pick in the NFL Draft, the Chicago Bears selected offensive tackle Gabe Carimi from the University of Wisconsin.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2011

Corey Liuget

Illinois’ Liuget Taken 18th Overall By Chargers

University of Illinois defensive tackle Corey Liuget was selected 18th overall in Thursday night’s NFL Draft by the San Diego Chargers.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2011

Roger Goodell and Cam Newton

Auburn’s Newton Selected 1st Overall In NFL Draft

After winning a Heisman Trophy and a National Championship, Auburn’s Cam Newton can add No. 1 overall pick to his resume.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2011

Chicago Bears Defensive Line

Thayer: Bears’ Draft Needs To Focus On Defensive Line

As the Chicago Bears evaluate their roster heading into the NFL Draft weekend, they need to address one specific position where they’re falling behind the rest of the NFC North division.

670 The Score–04/28/2011

Marvin Austin

Is Marvin Austin ‘A Perfect Fit’ For The Bears?

The Chicago Bears hold the 29th overall pick in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft. And they could potentially go a few different directions with that pick: offensive line, defensive line or trade it to acquire more picks.

670 The Score–04/28/2011

2010 NFL Draft Round 1

Muller: Do Yourself A Favor And Don’t Watch The NFL Draft

I may be alone in my line of thinking, but for the life of me, I could care less that the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft takes place on Thursday night.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2011

Marvin Austin

Spiegel: Bears Mock Drafts Compendium

Leading up to every NFL Draft, there are countless analysts who publish multiple editions of their predictions as to how the first round, and the entire draft will shape up. Here’s a look at who the Bears are predicted to pick at No. 29.

670 The Score–04/28/2011

Derek Sherrod

Quarterbacks Could Determine If Bears Draft Sherrod

Shortly after the Chicago Bears lost to the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship game, the front office started evaluating and forming an NFL Draft strategy. On Thursday nigh that strategy gets put into action.

670 The Score–04/28/2011

2010 NFL Draft

Thompson: Draft Lacking Excitement With No CBA

The 2011 NFL Draft is finally here. All the measuring, timing, testing and workouts are done. It’s time to usher in a fresh, new crop of NFL superstars to a football stadium near you.

670 The Score–04/28/2011

Stephen Paea

Hoge: 2011 Bears Mock Draft 3.0

This is the third in a series of mock drafts for the Chicago Bears leading up to the NFL Draft, which begins Thursday night.

670 The Score–04/27/2011

Roger Goodell at the 2010 NFL Draft

Arkush: Goodell Could Be ‘Worst Commissioner In History Of Sports’

On Monday, a judged lifted the NFL’s lockout of the players union, in essence opening back up the business of the NFL. It’s decision considered to be a win for the players, and a decision that prompted a response from Roger Goodell.

670 The Score–04/26/2011

Corey Liuget

Illinois’ Liuget Among Record 25 Prospects To Be At NFL Draft

For most of the players who will hear their names called during the 75th NFL Draft, there will be a lot of waiting and wonder. For 25 of these players their waiting and wondering will be seen by the world.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011

Marvin Austin

Bears Wish List Goes Beyond Offensive Line

As the 2011 NFL Draft approaches, it’s no secret that the Chicago Bears need to do something to provide protection for staring quarterback Jay Cutler.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2011

Cam Newton

Thompson: QB Question Marks Mean Unpredictable Draft

With the NFL Draft being less than a week away and new mock drafts popping up daily, the only sure thing about this draft is that it will be unique.


Richard Dent

Dent To Announce Bears’ Second-Round Pick

When the Chicago Bears drafted Richard Dent in the eighth round of the 1983 NFL Draft, they made one of the best decisions in the franchise’s draft history. Bears fans are hoping that Dent’s luck with the draft continues.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2011