Carimi Ready As Soon As Lockout Is OverAfter being drafted by the Chicago Bears, Gabe Carimi made the quick transition form a Green Bay Packers fan. There's one more transition he needs to make, and like all NFL rookies, that might take a while.
Thompson: Carimi Makes Sense For BearsWith 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.
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.
Bears Draft Gabe Carimi With 29th Overall PickWith the 29th overall pick in the NFL Draft, the Chicago Bears selected offensive tackle Gabe Carimi from the University of Wisconsin.
Hoge: 2011 Bears Mock Draft 3.0This is the third in a series of mock drafts for the Chicago Bears leading up to the NFL Draft, which begins Thursday night.
Bears Wish List Goes Beyond Offensive LineAs 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.
McKnight: Angelo Talks Bears DraftThe Chicago Bears have their draft board all ready to go for the 29th pick of April 28th's Draft, but don't be surprised if the team ends up trading down.
Could The Bears Draft Multiple Offensive Linemen?The Chicago Bears desperately need help along the offensive line if they want to pickup where they left off last season. But don't be surprised if the team goes after more than one player to bolster that group.
The Draft May Dictate What Bears TargetWith less than a month until the NFL Draft, the Chicago Bears are still evaluating players in the draft, and on their roster, to find the best draft day strategy.
Pompei: Bears' Draft Should Focus On VolumeWith the NFL Draft just over a month away, the Chicago Bears' draft board and strategy are probably still undergoing some fine-tuning.
Angelo: Draft Class A Little Below AverageWith the uncertainty of free agency and little cap room to work with, the majority of the upgrades for the Chicago Bears will likely have to come from April's NFL Draft.