I won't even try venturing a guess what Phil Emery has up his sleeve when the draft resumes early this evening.
Manti Te'o dreamed of the day he would hear his name called in the NFL Draft. It was supposed to come in the first round.
The first round of the 2013 draft starts at 7 p.m. CT and not long after that, one of the standard three scenarios will play out for the Bears, each bringing a different player to Chicago:
For the better part of the past decade, the Bears defensively have rested on the twin pillars of linebackers Lance Briggs and Brian Urlacher. But that is no longer.
Over the past several weeks, Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o has gone from a player among the most frequently projected to the Bears at No. 20 in this month’s draft to just one of a pack.