Tag Archives: Brock Bowers

2024 NFL Draft: The best fantasy football landing spots for Brock Bowers

If you remember anything about Sam LaPorta’s 2023 season, let it be the fact that I mentioned it in full. If you remember anything else, let’s hope it’s the historic rarity of his freshman performance. Last season, LaPorta became only the second rookie tight end of all time to finish with at least 80 receptions… Read More »

Top-30 attendance tracker: Here are some collegiate players who visited the Bears

Top-30 attendance tracker: Here are some of the collegiate players who visited the Bears originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago Ahead of the 2024 NFL Draft, the Bears and the other 31 NFL teams are allowed to host top-30 visits. That means they can host up to 30 players in Halas Hall during the pre-draft… Read More »

Five paths Bears could take with pick No. 9 in the 2024 NFL draft

5 paths Bears could take with pick No. 9 in the 2024 NFL draft originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago The NFL Draft is just over three weeks away and the decision of the team with the No. 1 overall pick already appears to be a foregone conclusion. However, that’s not the case with the… Read More »

Why the Bears’ No. 9 pick is a real turning point in the 2024 draft

Why the Bears’ No. 9 pick is a real turning point in the 2024 draft originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago We’re about a month away from the start of the NFL draft, and Caleb Williams will almost certainly be the Bears’ selection with the No. 1 overall pick in the NFL draft. However, that’s… Read More »

Bears mock draft: Ryan Poles strengthens trenches after Justin Fields, Keenan Allen trade

Bears mock draft: Ryan Poles strengthens trenches after Justin Fields, Keenan Allen trades originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago The Bears were one of the busiest teams in the NFL this week as they made two high-profile trades and continued to replenish their roster through free agency. Sending Justin Fields to the Steelers and signing… Read More »

Bears mock draft after Kevin Byard deal. Poles charge at WR, DE

Bears mock draft after Kevin Byard deal. Poles charges at WR, DE originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago NFL Free Agency still doesn’t officially open for a few days, but the Bears have already made a move that could impact their 2024 draft plans. On Sunday, the team announced that they had reached an agreement… Read More »

Sam Farmer’s NFL mock draft 1.0: Falcons could go all-in with trade to No. 3

North Carolina quarterback Drake Maye will pitch against Virginia in October. Maye is one of the players expected to be selected in the top 10 of the 2024 NFL draft. (Chris Seward/Associated Press) Many NFL teams are looking for quarterbacks, and there are plenty of attractive candidates this season. This inaugural mock draft considers quarterbacks… Read More »

Bears mock draft: Ryan Poles takes a swipe at elite pass catchers

Bears mock draft: Ryan Poles hits on elite pass catchers originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago With the NFL Combine behind us and free agency approaching, most experts and insiders believe the Chicago Bears will trade Justin Fields and move on with a starting quarterback. The consensus says the quarterback will be Caleb Williams. That… Read More »

Rome Odunze put on a show at the NFL combine and then did something rarely ever seen

INDIANAPOLIS – Earlier this week, as it became clear that Rome Odunze was the highest-rated prospect who would actually fully participate in this week’s NFL scouting combine, the Washington Huskies broadly asked a question that has essentially become a defining North Star for the elite players at this year’s event. Why do it? All three… Read More »

While stars like Marvin Harrison Jr. and Caleb Williams shut down NFL combine drills, league grapples with ‘the opt-out generation’

INDIANAPOLIS — Sometime this week, the NFL Network commercial touting the combination became a cyclical reminder of the league’s changing landscape of elite college players. Interspersed between televised 40-yard dashes and on-field drills – and day and night during network ad breaks – it featured Los Angeles Rams breakout rookie receiver Puka Nacua, who talked… Read More »