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How Tua Tagovailoa’s injury will impact Bears’ quarterback situation

Saturday, November 16th, 2019

The harsh reality, however, is that Tagovailoa's injury is going to have a significant impact on his 2020 NFL draft stock, which before Saturday seemed like a top-five lock. After suffering ankle injuries in back-to-back seasons and now a disastrous hip injury, teams selecting in the top 10 will be extremely careful before hinging the future of their franchise on a player with major medical red flags. And while the Bears were never in the mix to draft Tagovailoa, they will be in the quarterback market this offseason assuming Mitch Trubisky continues to struggle down the stretch.

Damien Harris biggest steal of NFL Draft? Ex-NFL WR praises Patriots’ pick

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

Damien Harris biggest steal of NFL Draft? Ex-NFL WR praises Patriots' pick originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Damien Harris played very well for the Alabama Crimson Tide over the last three years, but he still fell all the way to the third round of the 2019 NFL Draft, where the New England Patriots were happy to take him with the 87th overall pick. Running back wasn't a huge need for the Patriots entering the draft, but it would have been hard to pass on a player of Harris' talents at that stage of the third round NFL Network recently did a segment on "Good Morning Football" discussing the biggest steals of the draft, and ex-Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson picked Harris.

Bill Belichick is wearing Alabama gear at the Crimson Tide’s pro day

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

For many football fans, the visual of Bill Belichick at Alabama's pro day is an overwhelming clash of evil empires. The New England Patriots coach's attendance in Tuscaloosa to watch Alabama draft prospects work out has become an annual occurrence. And Belichick, along with many other NFL coaches and executives, was in attendance on Tuesday ...