Bears select Florida S Major Wright in third round

Last Updated:
Posted in News

The Bears took Florida safety Major Wright with the 75th overall pick in the third round of the 2010 draft, their first pick of the event.

Wright is known for his toughness and aggressive hitting. He’s good in run support and run recognition. He’s got football smarts and is instinctive.

Negatives against him are his speed and strength as well as his stiffness out of breaks.

In three years at Florida, Wright finished with 165 tackles, 8 interceptions, and 4 forced fumbles.

Keep up with all the latest Chicago Bears news headlines and analysis. Stay on the #BearsBeat! Follow BearsBeat.com on Twitter and Facebook!