Tag: 2012 NFL Draft

Analyzing the Bears’ 2012 draft class

Posted in News and Rumors on April 30, 2012 at 3:51 pm by

(Editorial note: My apologies for the tardiness of this analysis. I was in Las Vegas for the weekend) Bears general manager Phil Emery wanted to make a splash in his first draft with the team […] Read the full article »

McClellin a curious pick for Bears at No. 19

Posted in News and Rumors on April 26, 2012 at 9:48 pm by

The Bears could have drafted almost any position outside of quarterback or running back in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft and no one would have questioned the decision. Which particular player they […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat (04.25.12): RB Bell signs one-year tender with Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on April 25, 2012 at 10:59 pm by

Bears running back Kahlil Bell signed his one-year restricted free agent tender on Wednesday. Plus, mock drafts and a lot more draft news on the eve of the 2012 NFL Draft. Bell signs his one-year […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat (04.24.12): Uncertainty still engulfs Bears’ first-round pick

Posted in News and Rumors on April 24, 2012 at 5:46 pm by

Thanks to some shrewd offseason moves by new Bears general manager Phil Emery, the Bears are in a great position entering the draft on Thursday and can go in a number of different directions with […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat (04.18.12): Bears sign G Chilo Rachal

Posted in News and Rumors on April 18, 2012 at 5:57 pm by

The Bears have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with veteran free agent guard Chilo Rachal. The Chicago Tribune’s Dan Pompei says that while it’s unlikely to happen, trading Matt Forte is not impossible. […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat (04.13.12): Bears interested in rookie DE Mercilus?

Posted in News and Rumors on April 13, 2012 at 4:54 pm by

The Bears worked out University of Illinois defensive end Whitney Mercilus last month six days after the school held its official Pro Day, according to ESPN.com. Also, ESPN’s draft analyst, Mel Kiper Jr., has the […] Read the full article »