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Bernstein: Easy Does It For Bears GM Ryan Pace

Pace kept it simple, taking the best available player in Kevin White.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2015

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ryan Pace Backs Jay Cutler As Bears’ Quarterback

Pace spoke with excitement for an offense built around Cutler.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

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5 Memorable Moments From The First Round Of The NFL Draft

Here’s a look at some of the most memorable moments from the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft.

04/30/2015

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Bears Sign Safety Malcolm Bronson

Bronson was given a two-year deal after impressing during a minicamp tryout.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

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

Three-Day Football Frenzy Begins As NFL Draft Kicks Off In Chicago

Representatives from every NFL team are in town for the draft, and the league has transformed part of Grant Park into “Draft Town,” a sprawling fan festival where fans can meet this year’s prospects, watch the draft, and even learn football skills.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

Mayor Emanuel tells some of the kids to stop pulling up the grass in Grant Park. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago School Kids Get In On NFL Draft Fun

CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports with workers adding finishing touches to the sprawling Draft Town, children from Chicago schools got some football tips from top prospects whose names will be called tomorrow night.

04/29/2015

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New Role, Renewed Hope Rejuvenates Bears’ Jared Allen

The Bears’ veteran is optimistic about his fresh start in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

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

Emma: Ryan Pace Poised, Prepared For His First Bears Draft

Pace is confident in his draft plans.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

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

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

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cutler Settling In With Bears’ ‘Innovative’ New Coaching Staff

Cutler appreciates the minds of his new coaches.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2015

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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Durkin: NFL Mock Draft 3.0

With the draft just days away, here’s Durkin’s final first-round projection.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: April 20th-April 24th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

04/24/2015

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Duerson Family Plans To Challenge NFL Concussion Settlement

Thomas Demetrio, an attorney for the family of late Chicago Bears safety Dave Duerson, objects to the exclusion of future awards for CTE, the brain trauma that some call “the signature disease of football.” Lawyers involved in the settlement say an appeal could hold up payments to thousands of players.

04/23/2015

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2015 NFL Schedule Breakdown, Highlights

Check out the top games and who has the hardest and easiest schedules.

04/21/2015

Matt Forte. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Chicago Bears’ 2015 Schedule Released

The Chicago Bears’ full 2015 schedule was released Tuesday evening, and they’ll open the new season against the Green Bay Packers on Sept. 13.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2015

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

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

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