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The Bear’s Den, April 10, 2020

Friday, April 10th, 2020

Draft analysis: With their offensive line budget maxed out, Bears need help in draft - Chicago Sun-Times - The Bears only have two picks before the fifth round. Quarterback is an obvious necessity, but so is offensive line. Bears donate $2 million for coronavirus relief - Chicago Sun-Times - The team gave $250,000 each to four organizations.

NFL news: Mitch Trubisky, Chicago Bears, NFL coronavirus updates

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

Mitch Trubisky may never bring the Bears to a Super Bowl, but at least he can help lead Chicago to safety. A Chicago restaurant called Chip Monks is humorously highlighting the struggles of the maligned former No. overall pick as a method for measuring the appropriate amount of social distancing with a sign inside the establishment reading: “During this coronavirus outbreak, remember to remain at least 10 feet away from others.

Chicago Restaurant Trolls Mitchell Trubisky With Social Distancing Sign

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

We know Chicago can be an unforgiving place when it comes to sports. Take it from Steve Bartman—you don’t want to get on the Windy City’s bad side. Wednesday it was Mitchell Trubisky’s turn to get roasted as the Bears quarterback found himself the butt of a well-executed social distancing joke.

Chicago Restaurant Trolls Mitchell Trubisky With Social Distancing Sign

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

We know Chicago can be an unforgiving place when it comes to sports. Take it from Steve Bartman—you don’t want to get on the Windy City’s bad side. Wednesday it was Mitchell Trubisky’s turn to get roasted as the Bears quarterback found himself the butt of a well-executed social distancing joke.

Draft analysis: With their offensive-line budget maxed out, Bears need help in draft

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

Ebony, Jet model Juanita Meyer Gibson, an inspiration for BJ’s Market dishes, dead at 84 The Hyde Park resident’s Southern cooking inspired much of the menu at her sons’ Chicago restaurant BJ’s Market & Bakery. See her recipe below for mac n’ cheese.

Bears donating $2 million for virus relief

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

The events had already been indefinitely postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic. The WCF has adjusted its qualifying for the 2021 world championships and the 2022 Winter Olympics to compensate for the missing tournaments. Also Thursday, Curling Canada canceled all of its remaining championships for the 2019-20 season, which ends in the spring.

HBCU NFL hopefuls adjust after canceled pro days, combine

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

First, the Bulldogs’ annual pro day on March 19, followed a week later by the first-ever NFL combine event held for draft prospects from Historically Black Colleges and Universities who didn’t receive invitations to the national combine in Indianapolis. He left for spring break the week before his pro day with everything ready to go. He had film packages to distribute to scouts.

HBCU NFL hopefuls adjust after canceled pro days, combine

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

First, the Bulldogs’ annual pro day on March 19, followed a week later by the first-ever NFL combine event held for draft prospects from Historically Black Colleges and Universities who didn’t receive invitations to the national combine in Indianapolis. He left for spring break the week before his pro day with everything ready to go. He had film packages to distribute to scouts.

Who is Bears GM Ryan Pace’s best draft pick?

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Pace has had his share of hits and misses in the NFL Draft during his five-year tenure. Pace has struggled to succeed with first-round picks, including receiver Kevin White, outside linebacker Leonard Floyd and quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. But Pace has been good in the later rounds, where he’s gotten some absolute steals in the draft.

Mocking the Mocks: Who mocked it better for the Bears?

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

The mock drafting experts over at The Draft Network are running a Mock Madness Tournament where eight of their very best ran through a mock draft before being paired up in a bracket to find out who did it best. They are down to 4 in the tourney, so those four added a second round to the fun which gives us a reason to check in. We’ve shared some of their mocks here on WCG these last few months, but these four being dropped at the same time gives us a unique perspective on how they see things fall...