Jerry Angelo always maintained that the bust factor with wide receivers made them poor risks as first-round picks. David Terrell was Mark Hatleys last pick before Angelo replaced him, leaving Angelo with an object lesson and a bust at the eighth-overal pick of 2001.
The Bears second round has not always been any better for Chicago, for that matter, something the organization hopes Alshon Jeffery can change, and fast.
Mark Bradley (2005)
Bust; never healthy
Alshon Jeffery (2011)
Likely day one starter
Bobby Engram (1996)
650 career rec., Seattle 35th Anniversary team
Ron Morris (1988)
31 rec. in 1990=career best
Pat Boyle and Steve Konroyd break down the Blackhawks' upcoming schedule in the latest edition of the Blackhawks Road Ahead, presented by Chicagoland and NW Indiana Honda dealers.
There are less than two weeks left in the NHL regular season and teams are jockeying for playoff seeding.
The Blackhawks have the best record in the Western Conference with 103 points. The Blackhawks' next two opponents, the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Columbus Blue Jackets, also have 103 points. Washington leads the league with 106 points.
Wednesday the Hawks will travel to Pittsburgh. Two days later they host the Blue Jackets.
After that, the Blackhawks take on the Boston Bruins on Sunday. Boston is in line for one of the final playoff spots in the Eastern Conference.
"There's no easy games from here on out." Konroyd said in the video. "Even teams on the outside, looking in are playing for contracts next year."
Watch the video above to see Boyle and Konroyd discuss the upcoming matchups for the Blackhawks.