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Analyzing the Bears’ 2012 draft class

April 30th, 2012 - 3:51 pm

(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 and he seemed to do …

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McClellin a curious pick for Bears at No. 19

April 26th, 2012 - 9:48 pm

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 selected would be the subject …

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

April 25th, 2012 - 10:59 pm

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 tender offer Wed Apr 25 …

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

April 24th, 2012 - 5:46 pm

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 the 19th pick in the …

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

April 18th, 2012 - 5:57 pm

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. And much more NFL draft …

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

April 13th, 2012 - 4:54 pm

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 Bears selecting Mercilus with the …

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