100 moments for 100 years of the Bears: Chicago drafts Sid Luckman

100 moments for 100 years of the Bears: Chicago drafts Sid Luckman

On December 9, 1939, the Chicago Bears chose Sid Luckman with the second pick of the 1939 NFL Draft, acquired from the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Take a look at a story from the Chicago Tribune at the time about the Bears sending Luckman to their Newark farm club after acquiring his rights.

For more historical information on the Chicago Bears, browse the Chicago Tribune on Newspapers.com.

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