Category Archives: Draft

2009 NFL Draft Results: Round 1

April 25th, 2009 - 2:06 pm

Results from the first round of the 2009 NFL Draft. 1. Detroit Lions – Matthew Stafford, QB, Georgia (profile) 2. St. Louis Rams – Jason Smith, OT, Baylor (profile) 3. Kansas City Chiefs – Tyson Jackson, DE, Louisiana State (profile) [...]

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Raji could cause headaches for Bears

April 25th, 2009 - 2:00 pm

With the Packers switching to a 3-4 defense, the addition of first round pick B.J. Raji could cause headaches for the Bears and other division rivals for years to come. Raji has a big body and can take up space [...]

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The Detroit Lions select… Matthew Stafford, QB, Georgia

April 25th, 2009 - 6:04 am

The Detroit Lions agreed to a 6-year deal with Georgia quarterback Matthew Stafford on Friday night. The deal is said to be worth up to $78 million and contain an eye-popping $41.7 million guaranteed. Unless Stafford becomes one of the [...]

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I’d rather see Stafford twice a year than Curry

April 23rd, 2009 - 7:50 am

Just because the Bears don’t pick until No. 49 in Saturday’s 2009 NFL Draft, that doesn’t mean there won’t be anything for Bears fans to watch. Seeing what division rivals Detroit, Green Bay, and Minnesota do will be just as [...]

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BearsBeat.com 2009 Draft Board: Specialists

April 19th, 2009 - 3:35 pm

Here’s a look at how I feel about the 2009 specialists. Kickers and punters may be used interchangeably due to uncertainty of which position the prospect will play in the NFL. The order may change as draft day nears.

BearsBeat.com 2009 Draft Board: Safeties

April 19th, 2009 - 12:00 am

Here’s a look at how I feel about the 2009 safety prospects. Cornerbacks and safeties may be used interchangeably due to uncertainty of which position the prospect will play in the NFL. The order may change as draft day nears.

BearsBeat.com 2009 Draft Board: Cornerbacks

April 18th, 2009 - 12:00 am

Here’s a look at how I feel about the 2009 cornerback prospects. Cornerbacks and safeties may be used interchangeably due to uncertainty of which position the prospect will play in the NFL. The order may change as draft day nears.

BearsBeat.com 2009 Draft Board: Outside Linebackers

April 17th, 2009 - 12:00 am

Here’s a look at how I feel about the 2009 outside linebacker prospects. Ends and linebackers may be used interchangeably due to uncertainty of which position the prospect will play in the NFL. The order may change as draft day [...]

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BearsBeat.com 2009 Draft Board: Inside Linebackers

April 16th, 2009 - 12:00 am

Here’s a look at how I feel about the 2009 inside linebacker prospects. Ends and linebackers may be used interchangeably due to uncertainty of which position the prospect will play in the NFL. The order may change as draft day [...]

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BearsBeat.com 2009 Draft Board: Defensive Tackles

April 15th, 2009 - 12:00 am

Here’s a look at how I feel about the 2009 defensive tackle prospects. Ends and tackles, as well as ends and linebackers, may be used interchangeably due to uncertainty of which position the prospect will play in the NFL. The [...]

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