Christian Jones saw his NFL Draft stock plummet from a possible Day 2 selection all the way to an undrafted free agent.
Bears rookie minicamp marked the first organized sessions with their 2014 draft class, undrafted free agents and 38 additional players brought in a tryout basis.
Bears GM Phil Emery said before this year’s draft that finding immediate-impact players – interpreted as “starters” – was a mission statement.
Jordan Lynch finished third in balloting for the 2013 Heisman Trophy. He passed for more than 6,000 yards at Northern Illinois.
The Bears are staying with a 4-3 as their base defense and traditionally have used one defensive tackle as a “nose” working one center-guard gap, and the other as a three-technique shaded to the o