Bears

April 28, 2020 - 9:52 am
(670 The Score) Had he not declared for the NFL Draft, new Bears tight end Cole Kmet could've been a high draft pick in Major League Baseball. In addition to playing football, Kmet was also a closer for Notre Dame's baseball team -- until last spring, when he made the decision to focus his...
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April 27, 2020 - 3:54 pm
(670 The Score) The Bears landed Utah cornerback Jaylon Johnson with the No. 50 overall pick in the second round of the NFL Draft on Friday evening thanks in part to an unexpected drop related to his injury history. Johnson had right shoulder surgery in March to repair a torn labrum that he played...
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April 27, 2020 - 2:38 pm
(670 The Score) As the Bears worked through the final rounds of the NFL Draft on Saturday, they had another moment of conviction. Bears receivers coach Mike Furrey was "pounding the table from his office," general manager Ryan Pace said. Coach Matt Nagy, new offensive coordinator Bill Lazor and...
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April 27, 2020 - 11:12 am
(670 The Score) Utah coach Kyle Whittingham believes the Bears got a steal in selecting cornerback Jaylon Johnson out of his program at No. 50 overall in the second round of the NFL Draft on Friday. In Whittingham's mind, Johnson fell because of medical concerns. Johnson has undergone three...
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April 27, 2020 - 10:05 am
(670 The Score) The Bears waived tight end Dax Raymond on Monday, trimming their roster to nine players at that position. Raymond's exit came three days after the Bears selected Notre Dame tight end Cole Kmet with a second-round pick in the NFL Draft. An undrafted free agent out of Utah State,...
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April 26, 2020 - 5:36 pm
(670 The Score) Fair or not, Ryan Pace earned the skepticism surrounding the draft this year because of a hit rate with first-round picks that places him below the Mendoza Line of NFL general managers. But you can’t miss on a first-rounder without selecting one, so, in a way, the football gods...
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April 25, 2020 - 9:47 pm
(670 The Score) Before the Bears ever went on the clock in the NFL Draft this week, general manager Ryan Pace proclaimed he would be willing to draft a quarterback if that was the best player available. That also explained why the Bears didn't select a quarterback with any of their seven draft...
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April 25, 2020 - 6:33 pm
(670 The Score) The Bears completed their sixth draft under the direction of general manager Ryan Pace without any drama Saturday. The Bears made seven selections over the past three days, addressing voids with the headlining selections of tight end Cole Kmet and cornerback Jaylon Johnson in the...
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April 25, 2020 - 5:03 pm
(670 The Score) The Bears used their consecutive seventh-round picks on offensive linemen in the NFL Draft on Saturday afternoon, taking Colorado guard Arlington Hambright at No. 226 and Tennessee State tackle Lachavious Simmons at No. 227. Hambright transferred first from junior college to...
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April 25, 2020 - 2:40 pm
(670 The Score) ​Bears general manager Ryan Pace was infatuated with the fifth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday. For the second time in about an hour, Pace and the Bears traded into the fifth round, this time acquiring the No. 173 overall pick from the Eagles and selecting Tulane receiver Darnell...
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