Posts tagged "NFL Draft"

NFL Draft Returning To Chicago In 2016!

NFL Draft Returning To Chicago In 2016!
The 2016 NFL Draft will return to Chicago! According to reports, the 2016 NFL Draft will be in Chicago from April 28-30, 2016. JUST IN: The 2016 #NFLDraft will be held in Chicago. It was held there in 2015 after taking place in NY for years. pic.twitter.com/D2CtD6HSVh — NFL Network (@nflnetwork) August 11, 2015 The... Read more »

NFC North NFL Draft Recap: Rounds 1-3

NFC North NFL Draft Recap: Rounds 1-3
The first three rounds of the NFL Draft are in the books. On Friday morning, I posted my top ten prospects for the Bears after the first round and they selected two of them. Here’s how the Bears, Vikings, Lions and Packers have drafted so far. Chicago Bears 1 (7) – Kevin White, WR, West... Read more »

2015 NFL Draft: Round 2 Wish List For The Bears

2015 NFL Draft: Round 2 Wish List For The Bears
As we wake up on Friday morning in Chicago, the Bears have already added a tremendously talented wide receiver in Kevin White and have two picks coming up this evening. What’s exciting is there are a number of great prospects still on the board who could help fill needs for the Bears during the 2015 season... Read more »
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Chicago Draft History: #7 Overall

Chicago Draft History: #7 Overall
Tonight, the Chicago Bears are scheduled to make the seventh overall selection in the 2015 NFL Draft. Here’s a quick look back at other players Chicago teams have selected seventh overall. Chicago Bears (since 1950): 1993 – Curtis Conway, WR, USC 1962 – Ronnie Bull, RB, Baylor 1960 – Roger Davis, G, Syracuse 1959 –... Read more »

5 Year Rear View Mirror: Looking Back At Chicago's 2010 NFL Draft

5 Year Rear View Mirror: Looking Back At Chicago's 2010 NFL Draft
Over the last four years, each summer I’ve taken time to look backwards five years to see how each of Chicago’s sports teams drafted. Five years is a safer benchmark than one or two when considering how well – or poorly – a team did on their respective draft day(s). However, in honor of Chicago... Read more »

2014 NFL Draft: Best Crop of Wide Receivers Ever?

2014 NFL Draft: Best Crop of Wide Receivers Ever?
No draft in NFL history has produced two rookies to post 11 touchdowns. This year’s class has two already, and Kelvin Benjamin might join Odell Beckham, Jr. and Mike Evans at that benchmark in Week 17. There has been chatter all season about this being the greatest collection of rookie receivers the game has ever... Read more »
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2014 NFL Mock Draft: FINAL

2014 NFL Mock Draft: FINAL
There comes a time in each NFL offseason where mock drafts become redundant and annoying. That point was about a month ago. With the NFL pushing the draft back into May this year, it afforded teams enough time to lie about players they love and make up garbage about other prospects to create a cloud... Read more »

2014 NFL Mock Draft: BCS Championship 3-Round Edition

The 2013 football seasons are quickly coming to a close. This evening, Auburn and Florida State will battle in the final BCS Championship Game. There will be a lot of future NFL talent on display in the game, especially with the Seminoles. Meanwhile, the NFL’s Wild Card Weekend provided some of the best drama the... Read more »

The Minnesota Vikings Should Trade Adrian Peterson

The Minnesota Vikings Should Trade Adrian Peterson
If you watched Thursday night’s Vikings-Redskins game, you’re… a fool. While RGIII’s alma mater, Baylor, was able to run away from Adrian Peterson’s college home, Oklahoma, the roles were reversed on the NFL turf. And everyone should have been watching a dominant performance by Stanford in their upset of Oregon… for the second straight year.... Read more »
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2014 NFL Draft: The Quarterback Conundrum

The <strong>Atlanta Falcons</strong> used two top-3 picks on quarterbacks: Michael Vick (1, 2001) and Matt Ryan (3, 2008).  The only other team to use two top-3 picks on quarterbacks between 2001-2012 was the <strong>Detroit Lions</strong>: Joey Harrington (3, 2002) and Matthew Stafford (1, 2009).
There has been a great deal of hype following the list of quarterbacks that might be part of the 2014 NFL Draft. From Johnny Manziel to Teddy Bridgewater and Marcus Mariota, this year’s class could be one of the deepest group of quarterbacks in recent history. But that doesn’t necessarily mean teams will be hitting... Read more »