The Bears Beat (04.09.12): NFL.com mock draft: Bears to select WR Floyd

April 9th, 2012 - 5:04 pm

NFL.com’s Albert Breer has predicted the Bears will select Notre Dame wide receiver Michael Floyd in his latest mock draft. Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon is being sued over failed bank loans. And middle linebacker Brian Urlacher will earn the Ed Block Courage Award on Tuesday.

Breer predicts Bears will select Floyd
Mon Apr 9 17:49:00 2012
In his latest mock draft posted Monday, NFL.com’s Albert Breer is predicting that the Bears will select Notre Dame receiver …

Do the Saints pick up the phone and call Bill Parcells now? (The National Football Post)
Mon Apr 9 16:06:04 2012
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Jim McMahon sued over failed bank loans (The National Football Post)
Mon Apr 9 15:56:05 2012
FDIC names former quarterback

Ex-Bears QB McMahon sued over loans
Mon Apr 9 15:48:17 2012
In an attempt to recover $104 million, federal authorities have sued former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon and eight …

Urlacher to receive Courage Award Tuesday
Mon Apr 9 15:39:31 2012
CHICAGO — Chicago Bears eight-time Pro Bowl middle linebacker Brian Urlacher will be presented with the Ed Block Courage Award …

Jim McMahon faces lawsuit from failed bank loans
Mon Apr 9 15:20:15 2012
Former quarterback Jim McMahon recently sued the NFL for concussions. And now he’s being sued, for something entirely …

Former Bears QB McMahon sued over bank’s loans
Mon Apr 9 15:15:09 2012
In an attempt to recover $104 million, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has sued former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim …

Mocking the Mocks: Who they think the Bears will take
Mon Apr 9 15:00:31 2012
So far all the mock drafts we’ve dissected have had the Bears going defensive end, wide receiver, or offensive …

Chicago Bears 2012 Draft Central
Mon Apr 9 14:38:12 2012

Ex-Chicago Bears QB Jim McMahon Named in FDIC Bank Fraud Case
Mon Apr 9 14:31:13 2012
According to several reports, former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon is one of seven former members of Illinois-based …

Matt Forte, Cliff Avril prepared to sit out OTAs
Mon Apr 9 14:10:00 2012
The Bears put the franchise tag on Matt Forte. The Lions did the same thing with Cliff Avril. Neither player was happy about …

Report: FDIC sues ex-Bears QB Jim McMahon for bank failure
Mon Apr 9 13:42:00 2012
Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon is being sued by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. for $104 million in losses from 17 …

Productive ’83 draft set table for ’85 title
Mon Apr 9 13:26:00 2012
With two first-round picks, the Bears entered the 1983 NFL Draft with high expectations.

Hester may be relieved of kick-return duties
Mon Apr 9 13:26:00 2012
The addition of Eric Weems and Devin Thomas, two players with experience as kickoff returners, has the left the Chicago Bears …

No signed deal, no Forte at workouts
Mon Apr 9 12:57:15 2012
Not surprising, but Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte likely won’t attend the start of the club’s voluntary …

Fans can still obtain tickets to draft party
Mon Apr 9 12:39:00 2012
The 2012 Miller Lite Draft Party presented by Chase is sold out. But there are still two ways to get tickets to the event, …

Gale Sayers speaks out on Bears offense, Saints bounties, and George Halas
Mon Apr 9 12:25:54 2012
Recently we had the opportunity to chat with retired Bears RB Gale Sayers about a number of Chicago Bears/NFL …

Jim McMahon named in bank neglect case; one of many ex-players on wrong side of big money (Shutdown Corner)
Mon Apr 9 12:23:58 2012
Ex-NFL quarterback Jim McMahon, whose most persistent worry used to be the wrath of Mike Ditka, has a bit more on his mind …

FDIC names former Bears QB McMahon in Broadway Bank suit
Mon Apr 9 11:50:00 2012
The Jim McMahon sued March 7 in connection with the 2010 failure of Chicago-based Broadway Bank is the former Chicago Bears …

Prospecting for Gold: Cam Johnson, DE
Mon Apr 9 11:00:28 2012
Here is another look at another prospect who would fit a need that the Bears have. While it’s looking more and …

Bears schedule two private workouts
Mon Apr 9 10:38:01 2012

Forte not expected for start of Bears’ offseason workouts
Mon Apr 9 09:16:00 2012
Lovie Smith long has talked about the excellent attendance the Chicago Bears get in their voluntary offseason workout program, …

Bears prospect workout tracker
Mon Apr 9 08:40:16 2012

Jay Cutler can only laugh, hope Bears’ O-line improves
Mon Apr 9 07:29:00 2012
The Bears’ offensive line has been a constant source of frustration for Jay Cutler. Now the signal-caller can only laugh when …