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Chicago Bears 2021 Mock Draft: A big trade up saves Ryan Pace

Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy and general manager Ryan Pace have been given one more chance to get things right. For some reason, Bears fans are now burdened with more of the same from Chicago’s brass. The season-ending press conference a few days ago provided the world with a blatant picture of why the […] Chicago Bears 2021 Mock Draft: A big trade up saves Ryan Pace - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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2021 NFL Draft Big Board 3.0: Top 100 players after declaration deadline

Photo by Chris Graythen/ With the Bears’ season over with, let’s take a look at how the 2021 NFL Draft class stacks up with Lead Draft Analyst Jacob Infante’s top 100 players in this draft. The declaration deadline for the 2021 NFL Draft has come and gone. With Jan. 18 serving as the final day underclassmen were able to declare for the upcoming draft, teams will now have a more accurate sense of which players will be available to select in April. There were some surprising declarations for the 2021 draft, as well as a few notable players who decided to stay in...

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5 reasons Chicago Bears will not add veteran QB in 2021 offseason

The Chicago Bears are going to add a quarterback in the 2021 NFL draft With Ryan Pace and Matt Nagy coming back it appears that Mitch Trubisky will be the odd man out of the relationship. This had led to speculation about how the Chicago Bears will fix the quarterback position. There is obviously the […] 5 reasons Chicago Bears will not add veteran QB in 2021 offseason - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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The latest comp pick projection is not as good as we hoped for the Bears

Photo by Tim Warner/ At one point last offseason it was looking like the Chicago Bears would be in line for four or five compensatory draft picks following the free agency period, but things have changed according to Over The Cap. Right now the Bears are projected to have two sixth-round comp picks, one for Chase Daniel and one for Nick Williams, who both signed with the Lions. The comps for Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, Kevin Pierre-Louis, and Cornelius Lucas are no longer on the table. These are still just projections, and while OTC usually nails them, there are some new...

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2021 NFL Mock Draft: Bears, Falcons, 49ers all join QB rat race

In a post-Divisional Round 2021 NFL mock draft, the Jaguars don’t divert from Trevor Lawrence after hiring Urban Meyer while the Bears, Falcons and 49ers all get in on the quarterback race. With the Divisional Round of the 2021 NFL Playoffs now in the books, the top 28 picks are set for the 2021 NFL […] 2021 NFL Mock Draft: Bears, Falcons, 49ers all join QB rat race - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.

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NFL Draft Profile: Is risk of trading up for Justin Fields worth reward?

What does Justin Fields bring to the table, and why is he coveted in the NFL draft? Justin Fields was a top quarterback prospect going back to his high school days in Georgia when he starred on the Series “QB1”. Fields initially went to Georgia but wound up at Ohio State, where he became a […] NFL Draft Profile: Is risk of trading up for Justin Fields worth reward? - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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Chicago Bears should stay away from Alabama quarterback Mac Jones

The Chicago Bears should steer clear of Mac Jones in the 2021 NFL Draft The Bears would obviously love to solve their quarterback issues this offseason, but that is not going to be easy. Ideally, general manager Ryan Pace and company would be able to find a true franchise quarterback in the 2021 NFL Draft. […] Chicago Bears should stay away from Alabama quarterback Mac Jones - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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Chicago Bears: 3 huge trade packages for second-overall pick

Sam Darnold staying put? What a wild report we saw come out this week, and it could work to the Chicago Bears’ benefit with the upcoming 2021 NFL Draft. When the New York Jets got their first win of the season late in the year against the Los Angeles Rams, everyone in New York, and […] Chicago Bears: 3 huge trade packages for second-overall pick - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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Why “collaborate” means draft a quarterback for Chicago Bears

Matt Nagy and Ryan Pace will collaborate to draft a quarterback for the Chicago Bears The keyword on Wednesday was collaborating. After George McCaskey, Ted Phillips, Matt Nagy, and Ryan Pace all said “collaborate” more than once, Pace warned us that we were going to hear the word “collaborate” often in the Chicago Bears end-of-season […] Why “collaborate” means draft a quarterback for Chicago Bears - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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Chicago Bears double up on quarterback in this seven-round mock draft

The Chicago Bears look to move in a new direction with this draft strategy After a tough showing in the NFC Wildcard, the Chicago Bears are now in familiar territory. Even though they made the postseason this year, the feelings are all too similar to how the 2019 campaign ended. After all, both seasons saw […] Chicago Bears double up on quarterback in this seven-round mock draft - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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Chicago Bears: End of the season 2021 NFL mock draft

The Chicago Bears’ season is officially over This past Sunday, the Chicago Bears‘ season ended in New Orleans against Drew Brees and the Saints. The 8-8 Bears lost in the first round of the playoffs officially ending their season. Now, it is time for the offseason with plenty of speculations and potential firings. With the […] Chicago Bears: End of the season 2021 NFL mock draft - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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2021 CFP National Championship: Draft prospects the Bears should target and open thread

Photo by Alika Jenner/ Tonight’s national championship showcases plenty of elite talents the Bears would be smart to target in the 2021 draft. The biggest night of the college football season is upon us, as the Alabama Crimson Tide and Ohio State Buckeyes will square off in the College Football Playoff National Championship. The game starts at 7 p.m. CST, and it is sure to be an exciting night of action. Although Alabama enters the matchup as the heavy favorites, Ohio State also holds an undefeated record and has managed to beat the likes of Clemson, Northwestern and...

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2021 Bears mock draft: Predicting all 7 rounds after end of season

Photo by Joe Robbins/ With the Bears’ season in the books, we head to the future and focus on the 2021 NFL Draft with a 7-round mock draft. After their loss to the Saints in the Wild Card, the Bears now own the No. 20 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. Their loss in the playoffs puts them in a difficult situation: too low to select a top-notch quarterback prospect without trading up, and too high to indicate they made it to the playoffs. Nonetheless, they have a first-round pick for the first time since 2018, and they have the opportunity to add some young, up-and-coming...

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Chicago Bears Rumors: Three reasons to trade for Deshaun Watson

The Chicago Bears really need to consider going for Deshaun Watson via trade. The Chicago Bears are famous for making one of the biggest mistakes in the history of the NFL Draft. We all know by now (unfortunately) that they passed on Deshaun Watson and Patrick Mahomes in favor of Mitchell Trubisky in the first […] Chicago Bears Rumors: Three reasons to trade for Deshaun Watson - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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Chicago Bears: 2021 NFL Draft late-round quarterback targets

The Chicago Bears need to draft a quarterback in the 2021 NFL Draft It is quite evident that the Chicago Bears still don’t have their quarterback of the future. Sure, Mitch Trubisky has looked very solid in his return to being the starter of the Bears, but he has major limitations currently. Those limitations may […] Chicago Bears: 2021 NFL Draft late-round quarterback targets - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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Chicago Bears Rumors: Deshaun Watson traded to Bears in these potential deals

The Chicago Bears could see a huge name hit the trade market real soon. Let’s flash back almost four years ago, shall we? The Chicago Bears entered the 2017 NFL Draft with the third overall pick. It was time for a big change around Halas Hall. These Bears were set to invest in their future. […] Chicago Bears Rumors: Deshaun Watson traded to Bears in these potential deals - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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I Really Don’t Think Flores and the Dolphins Will go After a High Priced Receiver

It sucks that the Dolphins didn’t make the playoffs for a litany of reasons. One of those reasons, at least for me, is that we have to hear and read everyone in the solar system talk about their rad mock draft and theories about what the Miami Dolphins will do to bolster their roster for next year. It’s beyond awful seeing a fan of the team post their mock draft where they used some Madden magic and somehow got Devonta Smith, Penei Sewell, Andrew Luck, and the 85 Bears defense all within the first three rounds of the draft. It’s already old to me. Now that I got that out...

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Chicago Bears pass on quarterback in this seven-round mock draft

Going into the near future, the Chicago Bears may hold off on a quarterback switch. This entire idea will not resonate well for a large part of the fan base. But, looking just a little bit into the future, there is a very realistic possibility the Chicago Bears run it back with Mitchell Trubisky as […] Chicago Bears pass on quarterback in this seven-round mock draft - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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Chicago Bears: 3 Reasons the Bears should trade for Deshaun Watson

If Deshaun Watson somehow demands a trade, Chicago Bears must be all-in The Chicago Bears might have a chance to trade for the guy they should have taken at the No. 2 spot in the 2017 NFL Draft over Mitch Trubisky. Pro Football Talk sent out a tweet Thursday morning that there is “growing buzz” […] Chicago Bears: 3 Reasons the Bears should trade for Deshaun Watson - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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Chicago Bears Rumors: Ryan Pace has chance to fix his mistake

The Chicago Bears have a chance to fix their 2017 NFL Draft mistake. For the last four years, Chicago Bears fans have primarily argued over one thing — quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. More specifically, that conversation has centered around trading up to select Trubisky while passing on Deshaun Watson and Patrick Mahomes, each of whom look […] Chicago Bears Rumors: Ryan Pace has chance to fix his mistake - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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Chicago Bears: 2021 NFL Draft first-round targets by position

The Chicago Bears have some needs to address in the first round of the NFL Draft With the Chicago Bears now making the playoffs thanks to an Arizona Cardinals’ loss, that locks the Bears to get the projected 20th pick of the 2021 NFL Draft. The lowest they could get is the 19th overall pick […] Chicago Bears: 2021 NFL Draft first-round targets by position - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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Chicago Bears address offensive tackle early in 2021 mock draft

Chicago Bears Seven-Round 2021 NFL Mock Draft This season has been a rollercoaster for most of the 2020 season not only in the NFL but for the Chicago Bears as well. In reality, this season has felt like three separate seasons in one for the Bears as they went 5-1, lost six straight, and now […] Chicago Bears address offensive tackle early in 2021 mock draft - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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Chicago Bears: Justin Fields must be top target in 2021 NFL Draft

Why should Ohio State Quarterback Justin Fields be the Chicago Bears’ top target in the 2021 NFL Draft? If you watched the Allstate Sugar Bowl on Saturday night, the major headlines revolved around 2021 NFL Draft quarterback prospects. Justin Fields of Ohio State and Trevor Lawrence from Clemson. For many, it seemed from the start […] Chicago Bears: Justin Fields must be top target in 2021 NFL Draft - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

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Chicago Bears: Must watch college players series continued

The Chicago Bears season never rests If you have been more focused on the Chicago Bears regular season, I don’t blame you. It has been a season of seasons this year. Here is what you might have missed  for draft coverage: Part one Part two Part three Quarterbacks This Chicago Bears team is primed for […] Chicago Bears: Must watch college players series continued - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - Chicago Bears News and Fan Community

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The perfect way to end — or extend — Mitch Trubisky’s time in Chicago is a Bears-Packers game at Soldier Field. Can the quarterback handle the weight of the moment?

Mitch Trubisky, the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NFL draft — the one that repeatedly has been scrutinized and debated and second-guessed for four years — might be playing his last game in a Chicago Bears uniform Sunday against the Green Bay Packers. Or maybe not. Maybe there’s more to come.

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Bears to honor Gale Sayers on Sunday

Photo by Focus on Sport/ According to Larry Mayer, the team’s lead writer on their website, the Chicago Bears will honor Hall Of Fame running back Gale Sayers this Sunday in their game against the Green Bay Packers. Sayers died earlier this year on September 23 at the age of 77. The Bears will stencil a circle on the field that features his retired jersey number (40) and his last name. Sayers, a first-round pick of the Bears (4th overall) in the 1965 NFL Draft and a first-round pick of the Kansas City Chiefs (5th overall) in the 1965 AFL Draft, was named First-Team...

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Finally, some Sunshine on Duval

On Sunday with their loss to the Chicago Bears and the New York Jets beating the Cleveland Browns, the Jacksonville Jaguars locked up the first overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. You know what that means. The sun is finally shining bright on Jacksonville Jaguars fans, as they’ll undoubtedly draft Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence with the first pick, who many consider the best and cleanest quarterback prospect since John Elway. It’s time to get excited. It’s probably going to just be the first of many, but to celebrate something finally good happening to the Jaguars,...

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Chicago Bears: 2021 NFL Draft prospects to watch in Rose Bowl

Who are some 2021 NFL Draft Prospects that the Chicago Bears should keep an eye on in the Rose Bowl? While the Chicago Bears are clearly focused on finishing out the 2020 season, we also know that the Bears, like any other franchise, are looking ahead to the 2021 NFL Draft and the talent that […] Chicago Bears: 2021 NFL Draft prospects to watch in Rose Bowl - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More

2017 NFL Draft recap: Give the people more orangutans! | Uffsides

The Uffsides crew recaps an exhausting three days of name-reading and orangutans. Highlights include the Bears making a foolish, unnecessary trade for Mitch Trubisky (the ACC's third-best quarterback); the Browns laying a foundation of possibly sucking le