100 moments for 100 years of the Bears: Bobby Layne drafted by the Bears out of Texas

100 moments for 100 years of the Bears: Bobby Layne drafted by the Bears out of Texas

On Dec. 19, 1947, the Bears selected Hall of Fame quarterback Bobby Layne with the third-overall pick of the 1947 NFL Draft.

Take a look at a story from the front page of the Chicago Tribune two days after.

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