NFL Draft

Shariff Floyd.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Durkin: Evaluating NFC North Draft Classes

In 2012, the NFC North was the only division in football with three double-digit win teams. On the surface, every team sensibly addressed need positions. However, there are always surprises, both good and bad, and expectations unmet, but in some instances exceeded.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2013

Margus Hunt #96 of the North squad works against Jordan Mills #78 of the South squad during the first half of the Senior Bowl at Ladd Peebles Stadium on January 26, 2013 in Mobile, Alabama.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Bears Sign Draft Picks, Mills, Washington

The Chicago Bears have signed fifth round pick Jordan Mills and sixth rounder Cornelius Washington.


Kevin Minter tackles Bishop Sankey. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Durkin: Best Available Round 2 Prospects

Phil Emery did it again.

670 The Score–04/26/2013

Kyle Long. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: The Bears Drafted Who?

KYLE LONG? What the…? KYLE LONG? But there were so many better guys availa… KYLE LONG?

670 The Score–04/26/2013

Manti Te'o speaks to the media at the NFL Combine. (Credit: Getty)

Te’o Doing Tough Balancing Act At NFL Combine

Manti Te’o wants everyone to know he’s over the embarrassment of an online hoax, and he’s ready to focus on football.


The NFL Logo. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Bears Draft Cornerbacks Frey, McCoy In 6th, 7th Rounds

The Chicago Bears wrapped up NFL draft activities Saturday by taking Nevada cornerback Isaiah Frey in the sixth round and TCU cornerback Greg McCoy in the seventh round.


Chicago Bears General Manager Phil Emery. (CBS)

Bernstein: No Pressure On Phil Emery

We still know little about Phil Emery, but the guy knows how to buy himself the benefit of the doubt, and quickly.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

Roger Goodell at the NFL Draft. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Video: Hub Arkush From 1981 Draft

​This is what The Score’s NFL expert Hub Arkush looked like in 1981.

670 The Score–04/23/2012

(credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

NFL Mock Draft: Chicago Bears & NFC North

Bears fans should be optimistic. Chicago was a playoff team before Jay Cutler broke his thumb, and now he will be reunited with former Broncos teammate Brandon Marshall, who gives the Windy City an elite receiver for the first time in, well, a long time.


Chicago Bears General Manager Phil Emery. (CBS)

Bernstein: Is Emery Really Doing This?

Phil Emery is getting a lot of credit today, for things he may or may not be accomplishing.

670 The Score–03/14/2012

Justin Blackmon. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Biggs: Deep WR Draft Class Perfect For Bears

If the Bears are looking to bring in a big target for Jay Cutler to throw to, this is the year to do it.

670 The Score–02/27/2012

ark Anderson celebrates a sack of Brett Favre in overtime at Soldier Field on December 28, 2009. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Anderson Credits What He Learned In Chicago For New Success

Drafted in the fifth round of the 2006 NFL Draft, defensive end Mark Anderson had arguably the best year by a Bears defense lineman.

670 The Score–02/01/2012

J'Marcus Webb and Chris Williams. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Biggs: Bears Need To Bolster O Line

Jay Cutler’s mid-season injury did more than just expose the weaknesses of backup quarterback Caleb Hanie.

670 The Score–01/02/2012

Andrew Luck

DiNardo: Be Cautious With Luck

One college football analyst, however, said people should be careful before they crown Luck as the best of the best.

670 The Score–11/03/2011

Nathan Enderle

Bears Sign Draft Picks Enderle, Thomas

The Bears have agreed to terms with quarterback Nathan Enderle and linebacker J.T. Thomas, who were both selected by the team during April’s NFL Draft.


David Stern and Bismack Biyombo

Holmes’ Morning After Blog: The NBA Draft Is Like A Pop Quiz

“I have no idea who that guy is…” That’s what Bulls analyst, Kendall Gill, told me and Jason Goff Thursday night after the Bulls drafted Nikola Mirotic.

670 The Score–06/24/2011

Roger Goodell

Thompson: Thanks For The Update Goodell

If it hasn’t dawned on you yet, the NFL lockout is impacting fans. How do I know this? Commissioner Roger Goodell said so on Wednesday in Indianapolis. Thanks for keeping us in the loop Roger.

670 The Score–05/26/2011

Gabe Carimi

Dorfman: As Lockout Continues, Carimi Waits And Wonders

Imagine being one of the best in your craft and getting a new job that will allow you to show off your skills to a huge audience. But before your first day, there is no job to go to and you are not sure when that position will be active again.

670 The Score–05/24/2011

J.T. Thomas

Bears Rookie Helps Girl With Spina Bifida, Takes Her To School Dance

During the current NFL Lockout there have been plenty of stories about players being arrested or making controversial comments on Twitter. But there have been few stories like the one about Chicago Bears rookie linebacker J.T. Thomas.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2011

Bears’ Carimi To Lead Jewish Unity Parade

Gabe Carimi was drafted by the Chicago Bears with the 29th overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft. For Bears fans excited to get their first look at the 6’7″ 314-pound, Cottage Grove, WI native, they’ll get that chance on May 22.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2011