Posts tagged "nfl draft"

Bears to select UGA G Glenn in latest mock

Draft eve is upon us! I’ve been fortunate enough to attend some memorable sporting events in my life, but one that is on my bucket list is the NFL Draft. For some, it is the chance to start a new chapter in their organization’s history. For others, it’s a chance to find that missing piece... Read more »

2012 NFL Mock Draft

As the 2012 NFL Draft approaches, here’s the latest version of my two round mock draft. 1) Indianpolis Colts – Andrew Luck, QB, Stanford - One of the most frustrating aspects of the Draft is how long some of the picks take. Fortunately, it appears as though the Colts won’t have to take the full... Read more »

The Newest Chicago Bears

Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith filled every team need. They looked to protect Jay Cutler and give Julius Peppers help on defense. They also added depth to safety and linebacker positions. They also added a quarterback to become Cutler’s eventual backup.  ROUND 1 | 29th Pick  Gabe Carimi | T | Wisconsin  He figures to... Read more »

Who Is Gabe Carimi?

Who Is Gabe Carimi?
With the 29th pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, the Bears selected Gabe Carimi, and offensive tackle from Wisconsin. He is much needed help for our franchise quarterback.  According to the NFL Network’s Mike Mayock: Throw him in there and he’s a starter on Day 1. And he’s a starter for the next 10 years.... Read more »

The #4thPhase Is Getting Ready For The Draft

The NFL Draft is upon us! With the Bears picking at 29, there’s no sure bet on who they will pick. Conventional wisdom tells us they will pick the best player available for what they need.  Obviously, the Bears need help at offensive line. Before we jump into adding to our wish list, Jay Cutler... Read more »

What To Expect From The Bears During The NFL Draft

With the Lockout top-of-mind, it’s difficult to look past the negativity of the Billionaires vs. Millionaires War. For Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith, they still have to plan as if there will be a season and to look towards the future. With the draft right around the corner, everyone is wondering what they have planned. ... Read more »

Super Bowl champs raise the bar for the Bears

In the 25th anniversary of Bears’ dominant Super Bowl win that established them as the Greatest Team Of All Time, the Packers won this year’s Super Bowl. This is every Bears fan worst nightmare. They beat our team to get into the playoffs, beat them to win the Halas Trophy and went ahead and won... Read more »

Bears continue their busy offseason... Pack your bags Gabriel

This past Tuesday, the Bears fired Greg Gabriel, the director of college scouting. His job description was to schedule scouting visits, coordinate scouting meetings, evaluate collegiate players and play a major role in the development of the Bears draft plan. Bottom line… find the best players to draft.  To his credit, he did bring in... Read more »

Major Wright will be a big hit with the Bears

Even though we didn’t get to join in the fun during the first round of the draft, I think there’s plenty of reasons to be excited. Our draft day was the first day of free agency. With Julius Peppers rushing, we can expect Major Wright to hit opposing players like this…  

Welcome to the Chicago Bears Major Wright

Maybe Jerry Angelo and company read my last post about drafting Major Wright!!! Maybe I should wish for a Bears Super Bowl on the 25th Anniversary of the ’85 Bears. The big reason why I wanted Major Wright is because he is a big game player that has played against elite level speed and talent. The knock on him... Read more »
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