The Official Draft Day Discussion Thread

Discussion in 'Chicago Bears' started by The Benjamin, May 8, 2014.

  1. riczaj01

    riczaj01 DaBears Ditka
    DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2006
    Messages:
    23,676
    Likes Received:
    3,645
    Ratings:
    +4,435 / 10 / -8
    ßearz ßuckz:
    2,923ß
    Please Register or Log in to Remove this Advertisement!

    I think if McGill is there he is the S, I wouldn't touch a S in this draft out of the top 4; now it's time to look for a CB who can play S.
     
    #471
  2. butkus3595

    butkus3595 Pro-Bowler

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2013
    Messages:
    3,393
    Likes Received:
    1,523
    Ratings:
    +2,067 / 1 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    2,550ß
    Perhaps it's just you who's never heard of them. They were widely talked about on this board if you paid attention and weren't whining about conte every 3 seconds.
     
    #472
    • Like Like x 1
  3. butkus3595

    butkus3595 Pro-Bowler

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2013
    Messages:
    3,393
    Likes Received:
    1,523
    Ratings:
    +2,067 / 1 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    2,550ß
    Charles Tillman is going to cover Johnson...not a mid round safety who might not play.
     
    #473
  4. Chicago_66

    Chicago_66 Veteran

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2013
    Messages:
    729
    Likes Received:
    422
    Ratings:
    +478 / 0 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    196ß
    Who do you like at CB to play S?
     
    #474
  5. riczaj01

    riczaj01 DaBears Ditka
    DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2006
    Messages:
    23,676
    Likes Received:
    3,645
    Ratings:
    +4,435 / 10 / -8
    ßearz ßuckz:
    2,923ß
    Ya none of the remaining S's are going to cut it in the NFL, I would like McGill if he's there, b/c he could be a SS imo
     
    #475
  6. butkus3595

    butkus3595 Pro-Bowler

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2013
    Messages:
    3,393
    Likes Received:
    1,523
    Ratings:
    +2,067 / 1 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    2,550ß
    Lol...that's fuller!
     
    #476
    • Like Like x 2
  7. DavidL

    DavidL Pro-Bowler
    SuperFan

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2013
    Messages:
    3,862
    Likes Received:
    660
    Ratings:
    +782 / 7 / -26
    ßearz ßuckz:
    1,444ß
    Fuller is going to play nickle (to start) and then replace Tillman at CB when he gets hurt. That's already a given. If they draft a DB in the coming rounds, I'll take a CB with safety experience if they don't get a true FS.

    When Megatron gets past Tillman, I want a safety with the speed and jumping ability to cover. That is not Conte.

    I am going to be watching Southward and Brooks this year to see what Emery missed in the draft. You guys just take it for granted that these guys can't play even though earlier I heard that it was 50/50 with QBs and safeties. He seems to take that approach with DL but not safety. The longer this drags out, the more I think Emery is satisfied with Conte starting at FS. I did "search" for name Feguson on the board. His name comes up here and there, but I didn't find people clamoring to take him (or Sutton).
     
    #477
    Last edited: May 10, 2014
  8. DavidL

    DavidL Pro-Bowler
    SuperFan

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2013
    Messages:
    3,862
    Likes Received:
    660
    Ratings:
    +782 / 7 / -26
    ßearz ßuckz:
    1,444ß
    Bears just drafted a RB in 4th round. We don't need a RB, and if we ever do, you can have just about anybody you want next year in the draft. I think it went 50 picks this year before the first RB was taken, and 37 picks the year before!
     
    #478
  9. MPbears68

    MPbears68 Pro-Bowler

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2011
    Messages:
    4,976
    Likes Received:
    1,564
    Ratings:
    +1,947 / 2 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    1,037ß
    Completely untrue. I live in Arizona and I can tell you that Sutton was a beast DT for ASU in his jr year (one of the best interior DL in college football). He was reportedly told to add weight and when he did he lost some of his quickness causing his production to suffer last season. He's back to where he should be at 290-295 for the 3T position. With the proper training of an NFL strength and conditioning program, I see him as a tremendous value in the 3rd.

    The safeties drafted right after the 1st round run weren't good values IMO for day 2. Know you hate Conte (a bit irrationally) but chill a little bit.
     
    #479
  10. BearJim

    BearJim Veteran
    DBS Writer

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2012
    Messages:
    564
    Likes Received:
    157
    Ratings:
    +180 / 0 / -0
    ßearz ßuckz:
    87ß
    I'm may be the only one but I'm loving this draft. Five picks, five potential starters. The only pick that threw me off a bit was the Freguson pick. But after looking at some of his tape, the dude is big, powerful & athletic. He's just raw & that's where our "new & improved coaching staff" comes in. If , & I know it's a big if, all these picks reach their potential, I think this draft will turn out to be our best draft in several years.
     
    #480
    • Like Like x 2

Share This Page

Copyright © DaBears.com. This site is a news, entertainment and information site covering the Chicago Bears and their fans.
DaBears.com is an independent fan site and not associated with the Chicago Bears, National Football League, or any other media site.
All content is provided by, and for, Bear fans. We invite your participation and suggestions.